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#1 Beancat

Posted 28 November 2012 - 11:56 AM

We are due to have baby no 3 in May and while I am not yet quite 17 weeks, our ob thinks it looks like a girl.

The name we are thinking of at the moment is Amelia Grace.  I quite like it, but am willing to consider other names.  Our other children are Jack and Megan (Meg), so it needs to fit with them too.

I am not very creative and would appreciate any help from EB original.gif

thanks in advance

#2 kuhla

Posted 28 November 2012 - 01:17 PM

LOVE!  My eldest daughter is Amelia and my second daughters middle name is Grace.  Amelia is Amelia Rose and while I love it and wouldn't change it, it's a very common combination.

#3 pinkblue

Posted 28 November 2012 - 01:32 PM

I think Amelia Grace is beautiful!  wub.gif

#4 bakesgirls

Posted 28 November 2012 - 01:36 PM

Amelia Grace is a gorgeous name.

#5 la di dah

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:17 PM

Unless Grace is for someone I wouldn't use it. I just find it a bit nothing though, not awful. Gwen is "out" but I like it more. There are a lot of one-syllable middles I'd take over Grace, excluding of course unless I were naming after a Grace I loved, which would trump everything.

I like a LOT of A names for girls so I'll spare you the full list but I really like Annabel, Abigail, Amy, Anwen, and Amanda.

#6 countrychic29

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:27 PM

I like Amelia, i think it suits your other 2 children's names.
Grace on the other not a big fan, seems a bit plain to me ... but i like different middle names original.gif

#7 seashells

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:34 PM

I think it's beautiful!! wub.gif

#8 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:38 PM

Not a huge fan of Amelia. To me it is a bit too "cute" for an older child, teen or adult.

#9 Gudrun

Posted 28 November 2012 - 04:29 PM

I really like Amelia but I'd look at other MN options that aren't quite so 'default' as Grace nice though it is:

Amelia Dawn
Amelia Blythe
Amelia Joy
Amelia Pearl
Amelia Clare
Amelia Skye
Amelia Bryce
Amelia Sage

#10 jazzann

Posted 28 November 2012 - 04:44 PM

ive got a grace poppy so i love grace. i know it gets used loads as a middle name but i dont think its boring at all i think its beautiful.

#11 calico

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:09 PM

I'd prefer Emilia Grace! I'm not fond of Amelia.

#12 fun_fairz

Posted 28 November 2012 - 07:22 PM

Love grace too, I would choose it as a first name if it had not already been stolen in the family. I like Amelia too but for me it does not have the charm if grace.

How about:

#13 Beancat

Posted 29 November 2012 - 10:49 AM

Thanks everyone, some great suggestions, esp about using Grace as the middle name.  Some of the names suggested are taken sad.gif

I quite like the suggestion of Pearl with Amelia, but we already have my daughter Megan named after my late mother Margaret.

#14 BabyBumbleBee

Posted 29 November 2012 - 10:59 AM

Amelia is perfect with your others.

#15 Bel Rowley

Posted 29 November 2012 - 01:34 PM

I agree with others that Amelia is lovely but I'd look for a more interesting middle name. There are a lot of Amelias around, and hence likely to be more than a few Amelia Graces.

Two of my usual suggestions for middle names:
Amelia Catherine
Amelia Charlotte

#16 Plaxy

Posted 29 November 2012 - 04:44 PM

I'd prefer Grace as the first name.

other options?

#17 Gudrun

Posted 29 November 2012 - 04:55 PM

Amelia Hope
Amelia Faith

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