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Estelle or Estella?
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Posted 12 November 2012 - 07:24 AM
I need some help making my mind up. I'm currently equally liking Estelle and Estella. Which do you prefer?
Posted 12 November 2012 - 07:35 AM
I prefer Estella. Estelle just makes me think of the old lady from Golden Girls.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:00 AM
I like Estelle or Stella. I only like Estella if it said with a Spanish or Latin American accent.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:00 AM
I prefer Estelle - I am generally a fan of the shorter version of names.
I quite like Estelle - unusual without being out there.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:09 AM
I prefer Estelle. It's such a pretty name that I had never given a second thought too until big brother.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:17 AM
I love Estelle, it's gorgeous.
My name I adore but am too gutless to use is Estee.
Just putting it out there!
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:26 AM
Estelle is a very pretty name, I would go for this over Estella.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:31 AM
Estella - a beautiful little Spanish town and the nickname Stella or Star would easily follow.
To me, Estelle seems incomplete.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 08:53 AM
My preference is 1) Stella 2) Estella 3) Estelle. I think Estella is beautiful. Despite knowing a couple of lovely little Estelles, I still can't warm to it in the same way.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 09:04 AM
I like Estella more than Estelle. If I wanted two syllables I'd probably go Esther.
I'm not big on Stella itself but find Estella pretty.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 09:07 AM
I like Estelle more. I was actually thinking this morning about Gabriella and Gabrielle and I much prefer the 'elle' sound over the 'ella' sound. Like Dominique and Dominica. I prefer the 'nique' sound and look.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 10:00 AM
Estella by a very long way for me. Estelle is a bit musty while Estella has the flourish. Something 'uplifting' about it.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 10:07 AM
I think I prefer Estelle mainly because Estella was such a spoilt brat in Great Expectations.
Posted 12 November 2012 - 10:12 AM
Estelle is just beautiful. If you were to shorten it I prefer Stella.
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