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#1 InsertAwesomeHere

Posted 29 December 2012 - 11:46 AM

For those who have read my previous name post we have decided to use Ariana but we are now stuck on a middle name.

We like Ariana Jade (DP likes it more than me I'm a bit so so on it) and Ariana Violet.

Any other suggestions would be fantastic.

TIA

#2 Tired Feral too

Posted 29 December 2012 - 12:09 PM

I have an Ariana Jade, who has nicknames Ari, AJ and banana (as her younger sister couldn't say Ariana).
Sorry can't give you any better middle name as I think we got the perfect combination.

#3 drmumma

Posted 29 December 2012 - 12:13 PM

How about Rose?

#4 tickledpink72

Posted 29 December 2012 - 12:14 PM

I saw this in "We are discussing" and before I even opened the thread, Ariana Jade came to mind.

#5 InsertAwesomeHere

Posted 29 December 2012 - 12:27 PM

QUOTE (tiredtoo @ 29/12/2012, 01:09 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I have an Ariana Jade, who has nicknames Ari, AJ and banana (as her younger sister couldn't say Ariana).
Sorry can't give you any better middle name as I think we got the perfect combination.

We won't be using Ari as a middle name because someone else in the family may one day have a girl and they want the nickname Ari...

It's a long story.

#6 Gudrun

Posted 29 December 2012 - 12:54 PM

Lovely choice!


Ariana June
Ariana Faith
Ariana Fleur
Ariana Claire
Ariana Pearl
Ariana Jewel

#7 lovepink

Posted 29 December 2012 - 01:31 PM

I think I prefer Ariana Jade to Ariana Violet, but they are both nice original.gif How about:

Ariana Jewel
Ariana Paige
Ariana Grace
Ariana Ruby
Ariana Lily
Ariana Scarlett
Ariana Charlize
Ariana Celeste
Ariana Penelope
Ariana Nevaeh

#8 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 01:37 PM

Yay! So glad you have decided to use Ariana. Such a beautiful name.

Ariana Charlotte
Ariana Louise
Ariana Chloe
Ariana Elise

I prefer Ariana jade to Ariana violet.



#9 marnie27

Posted 29 December 2012 - 01:39 PM

Ariana is lovely. I'd go with a short middle name like

Grace (though very common)
Kate
Claire


#10 Domestic Goddess

Posted 29 December 2012 - 02:08 PM

I like these ones:

Ariana Diana/Di

Ariana Alena

Ariana Alexia

Ariana Grace

Ariana Lily

Ariana Jacinda

Ariana Joyce.

#11 BabyHopeful

Posted 29 December 2012 - 02:14 PM

Hi  waves.gif  wink.gif
love Ariana Jade. Flows really nicely.


#12 WithSprinkles

Posted 29 December 2012 - 02:17 PM

Like both your options but think that a one syllable middle name flows slightly better (though I actually prefer the name Violet).

Other suggestions:
Kate
Beth
Claire
Fay
Faith
Jane
Maeve
Niamh/Neve
Quinn

Grace & Rose also flow well but not sure if you want such a common middle name..


#13 InsertAwesomeHere

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:22 PM

I like Grace but too common. Jade flows really well but seems to be getting very popular and I'm not in love with jade as a name. I like Violet because its different.

Between DP and I nothing here springs out.

I like short middle names to go with it as well. Last name will be Martin as well.

#14 Mrs Lannister

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:25 PM

Mae
Pearl
Anne
Lucy

#15 Jessie_T

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:30 PM

Ariana Paige?

#16 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 29 December 2012 - 10:22 PM

I also think a one syllable MN flows best - especially as you have a two-syllable surname.

How about:

Ariana Blair
Ariana Brynn
Ariana Faith
Ariana Fleur
Ariana Kay
Ariana Quinn
Ariana Wren

#17 kerilyntaryn

Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:06 AM

Jayne
Mae
Maeve
Pearl
Kate
Faith
Hope
Joy
Jewel
Rose
Brooke
Brynn
Claire
Jean
Leigh/Lea
Lynn
Sue
Ruth


#18 The Tiger

Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:22 AM

Ariana Louise Martin


Ariana Grace Martin

Ariana Rochelle Martin

#19 la di dah

Posted 30 December 2012 - 12:52 AM

One syllable would be my choice too. I haven't seen these in the thread, I don't think...

Ariana Blythe
Ariana Clare (this is cheating, I saw Claire... but I'm fond of Clare too)
Ariana Rae
Ariana Fern
Ariana Gwen
Ariana Lark
Ariana Lee

#20 WithSprinkles

Posted 30 December 2012 - 09:08 AM

Other one syllable girl's names:


Pearl
Dawn
Bree
Hope
Lynn
Brooke
June
Skye
Gwen
Love
Eve
Joy
Anne
Rain
Sue
Sage
Ruth

#21 Chelli

Posted 30 December 2012 - 09:15 AM

When I saw this name, my first thought was that Skye would go nicely with that happy.gif

Good luck with the decision, Ariana is a gorgeous name.

#22 Feral_Pooks

Posted 30 December 2012 - 09:18 AM

I love the suggestions already of

Eve
Sage
Grace
Faith

I would add

Lenore
Celeste
Estelle
Louise
Fiona
Sophia
Lucia
Celine
Madeline

#23 Kitty Fantastico

Posted 05 January 2013 - 03:20 PM

Glad you're using the name, it's gorgeous. I too think a short mn would suit so I'd lean towards Jade over Violet even though I much prefer Violet. I like the PP suggestion of Jewel.




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