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#1 jeska~and~her~secret

Posted 24 November 2012 - 08:48 PM

Hi ladies
I know that there are many, many name experts on here, and I need your help.

We have one DD. Her name is Tabitha (DP's surname) (my surname). The format will be the same for our new bub, i.e. (first name) (DP's surname) (my surname). DP's surname is a very common, easily spelt two-syllable English surname. Mine is a one-syllable Welsh surname.

We do not know if it is a boy or a girl, so we need options for both.

We do not agree on any names!
Some sample preferences from each of us are:

DP:
Harriet

Manning, Saul

Me:
Hilda, Clementine
Felix, Sebastian

Has anyone got any other suggestions that might appeal to both of us?
Thanks so much.

#2 BabyBumbleBee

Posted 24 November 2012 - 09:01 PM

Harriet and Sebastian are great but I don't mind Saul either.

What about:
Tabitha & Emmeline
Tabitha & Matilda
Tabitha & Eliza
Tabitha & Heidi
Tabitha & Henrietta
Tabitha & Lara
Tabitha & Celeste
Tabitha & Miranda
Tabitha & Stella
Tabitha & Louisa
Tabitha & Clara
Tabitha & Maisie
Tabitha & Erica
Tabitha & Susannah
Tabitha & Claudia
Tabitha & Genevieve
Tabitha & Bridget


Tabitha & Vincent
Tabitha & Patrick
Tabitha & Alistair
Tabitha & Hendrix
Tabitha & Murray
Tabitha & Maximilian
Tabitha & Oscar
Tabitha & Lysander
Tabitha & Leopold
Tabitha & Raphael
Tabitha & Darcy
Tabitha & Paul
Tabitha & Silas
Tabitha & Elliot
Tabitha & Elias
Tabitha & Quinlan
Tabitha & Nathaniel

#3 Gudrun

Posted 25 November 2012 - 12:03 AM

You both have good taste original.gif


Jemima
Oenone
Allegra
Antigone
Althea
Anthea
Emmeline
Hermione
Christabel
Sybilla
Miranda
Millicent
Phaedra
Flora

Tobias
Silas
Gabriel
Fabian
Lucien
Madigan
Henning
Finnegan
Phineas
Reuben
Percival
Peregrine

Edited by Gudrun, 25 November 2012 - 12:04 AM.


#4 jazzann

Posted 25 November 2012 - 01:07 AM

love love love harriet an d also really like clementine. out of your boys i like sebastian. what about josephine.

#5 ~ky~

Posted 25 November 2012 - 01:52 AM

I just wanted to pop in and say congratulations! I didn't know you were pregnant again - I'm really happy for you!

#6 jeska~and~her~secret

Posted 25 November 2012 - 06:18 AM

Thanks Gudrun and BabyBumbleBee. I appreciate your help. We've added a few to our list from your suggestions, so that's something to work from at least. wink.gif

And thanks Ky! Yep, getting close to the end of this pregnancy now. Time flies eh? We were in a DIG together over three years ago... xx

#7 kerilyntaryn

Posted 29 November 2012 - 11:56 AM

delphine
Josephine
Lucinda
collette
Bethany
caroline
Jacqueline
hazel
eliza
Adeline
alice
bianca
Camille
Calista
elena
Heidi
genevieve
Vivienne
Imogen
Miranda
lauen
phoebe
Susannah
Vanessa
Virginia
Victoria
Yvette
Yvonne
evelyn

Patrick
angus
silas
simeon
reuben
levi
Anthony
Nicholas
Benjamin
Oliver
Elliott


#8 kerilyntaryn

Posted 29 November 2012 - 03:39 PM

evan
gareth
gavin
owen
Vaughn
megan
Meredith
celeste
sabrina
celina
Amelia
stella
evangeline

#9 Plaxy

Posted 29 November 2012 - 05:41 PM

Primrose
Leontyne
Priscilla
Frieda
Frederica
Honor
Adelaide
Eglantyne
Georgette
Georgiana
Cordelia
Augusta/tine
Melisande
Ernestine
Albertine

Vincent
Jasper
Tristan
Crispian
Percy

#10 Ianthe

Posted 29 November 2012 - 06:08 PM

The first name I thought of was Jemima.

I love both Felix and Sebastian so your dh needs to love one of them wink.gif

#11 Plaxy

Posted 29 November 2012 - 06:31 PM

Bertram
Caspar
Devereaux
Leonard
Gilbert
Gerard
Everett

Clothilde
Ramona
Marguerite

#12 FiveAus

Posted 29 November 2012 - 07:20 PM

Clementine and Felix. Gorgeous! No need to look any further.

#13 melzy02

Posted 29 November 2012 - 11:23 PM

I love love love Harriet!! I wish my hubby did!




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