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#1 tracey8665

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:10 AM

I am not usually one for made up/out there names, but I really like these names and would like some opinions, please.
Amahli- girlAcie- boy



#2 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:14 AM

I don't mind Amahli but not a fan of Acie.

#3 Chelli

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:17 AM

I don't mind Amahli but not a fan of the boy's name.

#4 kerilyntaryn

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:24 AM

Amahli is ok,  I prefer Amali spelling better though
Acie  I don't really like,  but have heard of Ace,  not really fussed on either but Ace is better  

others similar

Amalia
Mali
Malia

Case
Jace/Jase/Jayse, Jayce
Mason
Nate
Tey

#5 kerilyntaryn

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:24 AM

Amahli is ok,  I prefer Amali spelling better though
Acie  I don't really like,  but have heard of Ace,  not really fussed on either but Ace is better  

others similar

Amalia
Mali
Malia

Case
Jace/Jase/Jayse, Jayce
Mason
Nate
Tey

#6 Gudrun

Posted 28 November 2012 - 10:59 AM

Amahli is OK.  I wouldn't put Acie on the birth certificate. It's too cute visually and very fairy floss.  

Amalia is gorgeous and then you could use shortening as NN.   Ace isn't my style but there's nothing wrong with it.

#7 pippityroo

Posted 28 November 2012 - 11:03 AM

I prefer Ace over Acie. I love Ace for a boy!

Amahli I feel is incomplete as a name. Amahlia (or however it's spelt) is better IMO, though I'm not a fan of either.

Either way, nothing wrong with either name you like.

#8 la di dah

Posted 28 November 2012 - 05:24 PM

Acie for a boy - I'm used to Ace being short for Alexander, which I really like. Acer is also the family maple trees are in and my hippie parents obviously left enough in the back of my brain that I sort of like that as a name.

Amahli suffers for me. I would prefer Amy or Emily, or Mahalia.

#9 Monroe

Posted 28 November 2012 - 06:58 PM

I like Amahli & I like Ace, not Acie.

#10 bakesgirls

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:10 PM

I don't mind Amahli, but I'm not too keen on Acie.

#11 Poss and Soss

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:13 PM

Neither are appealing to me.

#12 Chaos in stereo

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:17 PM

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Edited by Chaos in stereo, 26 August 2013 - 05:20 PM.


#13 B.feral3

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:21 PM

I don't like either of them.

#14 tracey8665

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:23 PM

Thanks for your thoughts! I don't know why, but there is something about Acie that I like. Can anyone offer any variants to Acie? Not Ace though, I'm not too keen on the one syllable for some reason.

Edited by tracey8665, 28 November 2012 - 07:28 PM.


#15 Gudrun

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:53 PM

NN Acie could go for:

Mason
Casey
Jason
Pacey
Wason
Wallace
Amos

#16 calico

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:57 PM

Not keen on either name.



#17 la di dah

Posted 28 November 2012 - 09:11 PM

If I wanted to call him Acie I would call him A.C. but my husband assures me calling boys by their initials is "terribly American."

I still think Alexander Cole or August Casey (or Acie from Casey works too...?) or any number of AC names sounds reasonable.

I did grow up knowing an AW, a JR, two JPs, an EJ, and too many AJs to count though. So perhaps I'm skewed. original.gif

#18 Imaginary friend

Posted 28 November 2012 - 09:20 PM

I think that initials as names thing is much more done in America than here - its hardly ever done here that I know of.


Amahli isnt quite my style of name but dont mind it - Acie just doesnt seem like a proper name to me - you could use Archie, thats similar, although Im not a fan of it either myself.




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