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#1 rosie28

Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:13 PM

Why are some names that are similar to, or in the same theme or feeling as Eleanor? It's my friend's current fav but she's looking for other inspiration. Thanks!

#2 Luvmy4ferals

Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:24 PM

Abigail
Amelia  
Evelyn
Ella
Charlotte
Grace
Emma
Olivia
Elizabeth  
Elise
Claire
Lily
Sophia
Isabella
Lucy
Emily
Avery
Hannah
Lillian
Alice

Edited by Luvmy4, 10 November 2012 - 05:24 PM.


#3 la di dah

Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:40 PM

El- names I like:
Eliora
Elowen
Elspeth - A bit more old-fashioned and a little more of a statement than the related Elizabeth.

Other E- names that sound like they go with classic Eleanor:
Emmeline
Esther
Emily - very popular but I like it.
Esme, and Esmeralda
Evangeline, though it's too religious for me it's very pretty.
Enid - for the brave.

Similar al- names
Alana/Allana/Alannah
Alice

Other names altogether that just have a similar classic feel/sound to me and "fit" with Eleanor
Rosamund, Rosemary
Violet
Vivien
Caroline
Zelda
Hazel
Leora and Leona
Lillian
Valeria and Veronica
Opal

#4 Gudrun

Posted 10 November 2012 - 09:32 PM

Miriam
Cecily
Helena

Edited by Gudrun, 10 November 2012 - 09:33 PM.


#5 kerilyntaryn

Posted 11 November 2012 - 12:12 AM

Eleanor
Hazel
Florence
Seraphina
Josephine
Delphine
Elaina
Ellen
Emmeline
Caroline
Genevieve
Vivienne
Evelyn
Leonore
Leonie
Dorothy
Lorelei
Melanie
Penelope
Phoebe
Jacqueline
Susannah
Suzanne
Violet
Charlotte
Amelia
Elizabeth
Abigail
Olivia
Sophia
Lillian
Isabella
Alice
Juliette
Natalie
Evangeline
Catherine
Gabrielle
Adeline
Anabelle
Estelle
Victoria
Vanessa

#6 YodaTheWrinkledOne

Posted 11 November 2012 - 12:23 AM

Nora.  

Elana
Ellen
Eliza
Ellissa
Ellie
Eloise
Elsa

I really like Elodie.

#7 eachschoolholidays

Posted 11 November 2012 - 02:57 PM

Nothing!   wink.gif  It's gorgeous - just use it!!  

(DD's middle name is Eleanor and we get comments about it all the time!)

#8 Elemenopee

Posted 11 November 2012 - 03:26 PM

I would use Eleanor in a heartbeat. It's beautiful
Suggestions
Phillipa (Pippa)
Annelise
Delilah
Penelope
Beatrix
Cordelia
Greta
Susannah

#9 la di dah

Posted 11 November 2012 - 03:34 PM

QUOTE (Elemenopee @ 11/11/2012, 04:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Penelope
Beatrix
Susannah


I love these.

#10 elle-M

Posted 11 November 2012 - 03:49 PM

Eleanor is a beautiful, classic name. Tell your friend I said so  biggrin.gif

#11 rosie28

Posted 12 November 2012 - 09:08 AM

Thanks all, lots to think about, I'll pass the list on! I agree elle-M - I love Eleanor!




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