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#1 lovepink

Posted 25 December 2012 - 12:39 PM


Saw an actress with this name credited to a movie we saw recently ... Im undecided. Its growing on dh...

#2 Maple Leaf

Posted 25 December 2012 - 12:45 PM

Pronounced like Day-vie? (the boys name?)

Or Da-vie?

#3 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 25 December 2012 - 12:46 PM

I loved the actress when she voiced Chohiro in A Sprited Away. Such a brilliant movie.

I don't mind the name but it's nms.

Eta I pronounce it Da-vay but maybe I'm wrong?

Edited by Sunnycat, 25 December 2012 - 12:48 PM.

#4 kerilyntaryn

Posted 25 December 2012 - 01:10 PM

sorry more like a boys name

#5 Kwyjibo

Posted 25 December 2012 - 01:16 PM

You will have a girl with the nickname of 'Dave'.

#6 Propaganda

Posted 25 December 2012 - 02:03 PM

My guess would be Dah-vay. The eigh being like sleigh or eight, not like Leigh.

I don't like it. It looks like a mashed up named that's pretty masculine.

#7 elegie

Posted 25 December 2012 - 02:54 PM

Awful however you pronounce it.

#8 KT1978

Posted 25 December 2012 - 03:29 PM

Pronounced Davie?  I don't like the spelling but I've always been partial to the name Stevie for a girl so its similar.

I do like tomboy names though.

#9 Arthur or Martha

Posted 25 December 2012 - 04:25 PM

QUOTE (elegie @ 25/12/2012, 02:54 PM)
Awful however you pronounce it.


Edited by ambwrose, 07 September 2013 - 11:11 AM.

#10 la di dah

Posted 25 December 2012 - 11:45 PM

I don't hate Davida/Davita (duh-VEE-da or duh-VEE-ta, not DAVE-ih-da) though they're very old-fashioned. Throw it on the pile of names like Thomasin/Tamsin, Simone, and Petra, all of which I prefer to David, Thomas, Simon, and Peter.

-eigh and -leigh names get on my nerves nigh-universally though. So I can't love Daveigh, and also wonder if its Davy, duh-VEE, or something -VAY but I really hope not VAY.

#11 pinkcupcakes

Posted 26 December 2012 - 12:44 AM

sorry op but its really nms either.

#12 Imaginary friend

Posted 26 December 2012 - 02:59 PM

QUOTE (Kwyjibo @ 25/12/2012, 01:16 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You will have a girl with the nickname of 'Dave'.

The name daveigh doesn't appeal to me but the nn Dave would happen with other established names like Davina, and really seems no different to other girls names having male nuns Samantha nn Sam, Alexandra nn Alex, Christine nn Chris etcetera shrug.gif

#13 blenheim

Posted 28 December 2012 - 11:41 AM

Awful - sorry OP.  I like Davina though.

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