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for Safia or Luella


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#1 dogsneaker

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:18 PM

My DS is Matthew Arthur
My DD is Maya Elizabeth

My chosen DD2 names are

Safia
Luella

Suggestions for middle names to match her siblings?

TIA

#2 mokeydoke

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:31 PM

We have Luella Frances

#3 emlis22

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:34 PM

I like both your choices! Assuming Safia is like Safiyya (i think thats the spelling) and not like Sofia? I rather like Sofia and Sapphire as alternatives.

Luella Josephine
Luella Katherine
Luella Violet
Luella Arwen

Safia Margaret
Safia Delphine
Safia Daisy
Safia Elinor

Edited by emlis22, 11 December 2012 - 01:35 PM.


#4 dogsneaker

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:48 PM

Yes emlis22 Safia is pronounced like Safiyya.

Hmmm... I rather like Luella Josephine original.gif

#5 kerilyntaryn

Posted 11 December 2012 - 05:21 PM

I think mn Victoria, Alice, Katherine, Louise

I think first name should be the same starting as the siblings

eg Ma

Matilda
Madison
Madeline
Maci
Makaylee
Maree
Marella
Marelle
Maisie
Makayla
Maxine
Mazoe

#6 dogsneaker

Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:21 PM

arent sibling names starting with the same letter what EB labels bogan? ( laughing2.gif )

I really like Madeline of the list you've got. Not keen on the middle names you've suggested but I can see why you've suggested them.

ETA: hahaha... DH just poo poo'd Madeline.

Edited by dogsneaker, 11 December 2012 - 06:22 PM.


#7 la di dah

Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:29 PM

Ma- names I like

Mahalia
Marie (muh-REE)
Mariamne
Marisol
Martina, odd because I don't like Martin for a boy...
Mara
Marigold
Magnolia

I like more just M names than Ma- names.

I like Luella but probably prefer Leora or Lucinda. I like Safia but prefer Zakia/Zakiya. That's no help at all all is it? Sorry. blush.gif

#8 Gudrun

Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:31 PM

Love PP's daughter's name ie Luella Frances.

Others:

Luella Jean
Luella Joy
Luella Dawn
Luella Pearl

Safia Helen
Safia Louise
Safia Catherine
Safia Bridget

Edited by Gudrun, 12 December 2012 - 12:36 PM.


#9 la di dah

Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:39 PM

I like these middle names for both:

Catherine
Beatrix
Vivien
Simone
Caroline, Jacqueline
Emily
Felicity

Fairly classic ones that balance the timelessness of Arthur and Elizabeth. Jane would too and I nearly included it, but thought it might be short compared to the others?

I love Caroline and Jacqueline, their only weakness is some not-as-lovely nicknames and in the middle they are safe.

#10 dogsneaker

Posted 12 December 2012 - 07:59 AM

Thanks for the suggestions all.

We cant have Catherine (or Katherine) or Jacqueline as we also have those in the immediate family wink.gif.
I didn't realise we had such 'old school' names in the family!

I do like the simplicity of Emily.

#11 FiveAus

Posted 12 December 2012 - 08:36 AM

Oooh, I love Safia! Never heard it before but it is beautiful.
Safia Rose. I know in EB Land Rose is "over done" as a middle name but I think Safia Rose is so, so pretty.

#12 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:42 AM

Safia Grace

Luella Charlotte



#13 Harmonica

Posted 12 December 2012 - 10:10 PM

First three that came to mind..

Luella Kate
Luella Charlotte
Luella Violet

Safia is NMS




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