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#1 Element

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:03 AM

Hi all
I'm due any day now and am still undecided on a girls name. Please rate my names:

Harriet
Aurora
Allira

Wanting a name that is not popular.
Thanks original.gif

Edited by Element, 16 January 2013 - 10:03 AM.


#2 Chelli

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:04 AM

My vote is for Aurora even if it is the name our our electricity company in Tas biggrin.gif If you're not in Tas, it's a lovely name.

All the best for your impending arrival.

#3 Z-girls rock

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:05 AM

Harriet - like
Aurora - LOVE
Allira - nms

#4 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:11 AM

Harriet is the only one I like.



#5 BadCat

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:14 AM

Aurora is the nicest of those.

#6 AmberSpark

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:17 AM

I love Allira.

#7 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:20 AM

Love Harriet

Like Allira

Really (x1,000) dislike Aurora. I honestly stumble over the pronunciation, and it's too tied to Disney Princesses for me

#8 la di dah

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:27 AM

I don't know how to say Allira.

I love Aurora.

I hate Harriet.

#9 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:30 AM

Aurora and Harriet are both gorgeous and in a completely different league to Allira, which I've never liked.

We've got Harriet on our list so I'd probably go with that although we'd probably have Aurora on our list as well if we didn't have a Zara already.

#10 librablonde

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:30 AM

Harriet- love
Aurora-like
Allira-nope

#11 Tender Heart

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:35 AM


LOVE Harriet (and Hattie if you're into NN).





#12 tres-chic

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:35 AM

Harriet by a long way.

#13 cbmum

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:35 AM

LOVE Harriet wub.gif  wub.gif

#14 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:42 AM

Harriet
Allira
Aurora.

#15 jkate_

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:52 AM

Harriet is my favourite on your list, but I really think that it is gaining popularity at the moment.  Bub might not be the only Harriet in kindergarten etc if that was what you were hoping to avoid.

Of course that is true of all names, but I see it on a lot of peoples potential name list original.gif

#16 Element

Posted 16 January 2013 - 11:06 AM

Thanks for all your thoughts everyone original.gif

Yeah that was my concern with Harriet - that it may be becoming quite popular these days. Would prefer a name that is not that popular atm, which is so hard to find!

Edited by Element, 16 January 2013 - 11:07 AM.


#17 vanessa71

Posted 16 January 2013 - 11:19 AM

My vote goes to Harriet.

#18 Gudrun

Posted 16 January 2013 - 11:33 AM

All superb names.

Allira would be the least used.  So read your list in inverse order.

#19 Plaxy

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:00 PM

I like them all, and having trouble choosing a favourite - Allira if being unusual is most important, Harriet it you love retro classics and Aurora is well, just beautiful. Can you just wait til the baby is born and spend a few days seeing which seems right?

Also consider which sounds best with surname, and what short forms she's likely to get eg Aurora is likely  to be called Rory - which I think is a nice NN. Although Harriet seems to be increasing in popularity it was still well out of the top 100 in 2011.



#20 ~damons-mum~

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:15 PM

Aurora Harriet would make a great combo.

#21 blenheim

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:17 PM

Harriet is lovely

#22 BlueUnicorn

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:21 PM

Harriet fo me!
The other two are nms.  



#23 Ianthe

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:32 PM

Harriet is gorgeous.

#24 dimensionk

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:32 PM

I love Aurora original.gif

#25 BeccaBoo88

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:34 PM

Aurora for me.
I knew a Harriet growing up and in my 6 year old mind she smelt funny, so that's on my dislike list.




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