Jump to content

Middle name for Ariana


  • Please log in to reply
22 replies to this topic

#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 Bomber girl

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.




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Share the little things that make you smile

We're giving away a Mountain Buggy nano, the ultimate travel stroller - and here are some of the great entries so far.

Toddler pleads for return of "stolen" nose

A two-year-old's reaction to a game of "got your nose" shows it doesn't take much to make a toddler cry.

The 15 photos new parents share (and five they don't)

From the first scan photo to the baby covered in cake at their first birthday party, there are 15 photos most parents seem to share - and some they don't.

Doctor sings first Happy Birthday to newborns

His job is to deliver babies, but this US obstetrician also has a unique way of celebrating the miracle of life.

Breastfeeding friendly café goes viral

A photo of a breastfeeding-friendly sign in a cafe has been posted to Facebook and shared by hundreds of mums around the world.

First look at the Bugaboo Bee3

The newest Bugaboo Bee ? the Bee3 ? offers a variety of improved features, including a much asked-for bassinet and a rainbow of colour combinations.

Childcare costs, not paid leave, the real issue for parents

Given the choice between maintaining their wage for six months to have a child, or having a reduced rate of pay for a time but a better deal on childcare when returning to work, there are no odds on what most working parents would choose.

Win a Mountain Buggy nano

We?re giving away the new Mountain Buggy Nano - the lightweight travel buggy! So show us the little things that make you smile for your chance to win.

We lost three babies in two years

Our first pregnancy ended the way we all expected it to - with a healthy, happy baby in our arms. What a true blessing he was, for we were not to know the heartache we were about endure.

Family turned back from doomed flight MH17

'There must have been someone watching over us and saying, 'You must not get on that flight,' says mother who narrowly avoided boarding the Malaysian Airlines flight which exploded in mid-air over the Ukraine last night.

The myths and facts about "normal" breastfeeding

When it comes to successful breastfeeding, there is a wide variety to what is "normal", according to new research.

Adorable Skeanie loafers for kids

Your little toddler or preschooler can now get their nautical on with a new range of classic loafers by Australian show brand Skeanie.

My baby is hypermobile

For months, I have been telling myself not to worry that Jasmin isn't crawling or walking. This week I heard the term hypermobile for the first time.

When you don?t bond with your baby

They say that there is no bond greater than the bond between a mother and her child. But for some women, the mother-baby bond takes more time and effort to develop.

Yumi Stynes: Having a baby after a 10-year break

After a long break, Yumi Stynes gets a reminder of the pain - and the pleasure - of giving birth.

Grieving father asks for help to Photoshop his daughter's image

When Nathan Steffel's daughter Sophia died from a liver condition at just 6 weeks old, he reached out for someone to create a beautiful image of his little girl.

Raising kids in a 'low media' home

Can you imagine a life without TV or computers? Some parents are opting for a low-tech, screen-free life for their kids.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win a Mountain Buggy nano

We?re giving away the new Mountain Buggy Nano - the lightweight travel buggy! So show us the little things that make you smile for your chance to win.

Be careful what you say, your baby is listening

The importance of speaking to your baby even if they are not old enough to answer back has been highlighted by new research.

The beautiful moment a baby was born at the side of a road

It's not where she expected to give birth, but mum Corrine Cinatl is delighted that her daughter's roadside arrival was captured in a series of beautiful photos.

Doctor sings first Happy Birthday to newborns

His job is to deliver babies, but this US obstetrician also has a unique way of celebrating the miracle of life.

The Nappy Collective starts new drive

It's that time of year when the dedicated volunteers at The Nappy Collective do their bit to help out mums and children in need - and they need your help.

Baby shower cake wrecks

From misshapen cake babies to questionable text, from odd colour choices to internal organ recreation, these are the baby shower cakes that taste forgot.

Photographer captures the beauty of adoption

The love of a family is usually tough to capture on camera. This is an exception.

Pregnancy progression photo ideas

Want to record your pregnancy as your belly grows? Here are some creative, fun ideas for photo shoots along the way.

The myths and facts about "normal" breastfeeding

When it comes to successful breastfeeding, there is a wide variety to what is "normal", according to new research.

Tin can craft and DIY ideas

Got a few old formula, Milo or coffee cans around the house? Use these fantastic upcycling ideas to create items for around the house and yard.

Dads meet their newborn for the first time

Emotional photos of two fathers meeting their newborn son have resonated with viewers worldwide, attracting thousands of Facebook likes and shares.

Skin safety isn't just a summer worry

Lax about the slip slop slap with your kids as weather turns cooler? Here's a reminder as to why we have to remain vigilant for our children?s future health.

Personalised baby gifts

We've scoured the internet to find gorgeous personalised keepsakes and nursery decor to record baby name and dates. They make great gifts for christenings, name days and birthdays! (All prices in AU.)

Creative sleeping baby photoshoots

See how some parents and photographers have captured sleeping babies in unusual positions and using different props.

DIY kitchen and food hacks

DIY your way to a better kitchen and make cooking easier with our clever hacks. (Some content reproduced with permission from mashable.com.)

Winter warmers for babies and toddlers

Your baby or toddler will be nice and snug in these beautiful and fun winter pieces. Most are hand-made or knitted, and they're all designed to keep your little one toastie - and adorable!

 

Mind, body, beauty, life

Making time for me

We look at your wellbeing, covering health, relationships, beauty and fashion, mind and body.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.