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My absolute favourite name


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#1 happyapple

Posted 24 January 2013 - 01:36 PM

After 2 boys, not sure what we are Having next, but Daisy has always been my choice by far for a girl.
I love how pretty yet underused it has been.
The great Gatsby is due for release a couple of months prior to my due date and one of the characters names is Daisy.
Remember what happened to Jack and Rose after Titanic?
Anyway, what I am saying is... I feel like I need a back up girls name In case there is a surge in Daisy's popularity post great Gatsby.
Funny thing is our surname is actually Gadsby.

So something sweet and whimsical and rarely used?
Thanks!

#2 emlis22

Posted 24 January 2013 - 01:58 PM

I love Daisy! I really regret using on my dog!

Daphne
Arabella
Luella
Luna
Juniper (one of my faves)
Liora
Elowen

#3 Gudrun

Posted 24 January 2013 - 02:04 PM

Yeah, Daisy is lovely!

Tansy
Nellie
Poppy
Romy
Peony
Posie
Bridie
Tulip
Airlie
Briar
Coco
Juno
Jonquil
Lottie
Mimi
Sylvie
Topsy
Gypsy
Purdie
Echo
Meadow
Bluebell
Rosebud
Rainbow
Jewel
Maggie
Pearl
Dawn
Wren
Lark
Lyric
Bliss
Fleur
Ciel
Opal
Gem

#4 Plaxy

Posted 24 January 2013 - 02:54 PM

I also love Daisy!

A few more:

Blossom
Peggy
Polly
Tace
Lilac
Ginger
Blythe
Fayre
Fairlie
Peace
Paz
Fortune
Wynne
Russet
Tawny
Fawn
Blue
Cissy
Rue
Ruth
Celeste
Celestine
Missy
Cherry
Dolly
Hazel

#5 happyapple

Posted 24 January 2013 - 08:03 PM

Beautiful beautiful names there! Thanks for your suggestions.
Echo I love!!
Nellie I heard tonight on neighbors and it really grew on me
Cool, I'm off to short list!

#6 blenheim

Posted 24 January 2013 - 08:37 PM

Daisy is lovely - we can't use it for a first name but are thinking of it for a middle name if we have a girl.

How about Sadie?  Not quite an anagram of Daisy but fairly close. (And a gorgeous name to boot!)

#7 MumtoMilly

Posted 24 January 2013 - 08:43 PM

Love Daisy  wub.gif - but DH vetoed it. Gorgeous name!

#8 SCARFACE CLAW

Posted 24 January 2013 - 08:47 PM

Clearly I love it happy.gif

#9 librablonde

Posted 24 January 2013 - 08:49 PM

Daisy is one of my favourites original.gif

#10 white~wave

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:03 PM

I love Daisy  wub.gif wub.gif

#11 kerilyntaryn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 10:00 PM

Elsie
Elsa
Ailsa
Beth
Bethany
Cora
Elva
Genevieve
Vivienne
Heidi
Ingrid
Laura
Kirsten
Kristen
Molly
Milly
Olivene
Phoebe
Penelope
Rose
Violet
Delphine
Delma
Rose
Calliope (Callie)
Hazel
Heather


#12 Guest_~Karla~_*

Posted 24 January 2013 - 10:07 PM

Daisy was on our short list if we had a girl but our final choice was going to be Polly. Sadly we never got to use it.

I also love Molly and Lucy (but it's too popular now I think). Simple, old-fashioned but all very sweet sounding.

#13 kerilyntaryn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 10:15 PM

what about

Sadie
Sally


#14 BlueUnicorn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 10:29 PM

Daisy is a lovely name.
Love suggestions, Polly, Sadie

May
Dora/ Pandora
Kelly
Keely
Betty/ Betsy/ Elizabeth
Brielle







#15 B.feral3

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:04 PM

I know 2 Daisy's under 5 and another who was given that as a middle name last week. I don't think it's as under used as you think OP.  wink.gif

#16 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:09 PM

Way too cute to be a name for anyone but a baby.  A big "No" from me for Daisy.

#17 emlis22

Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:58 AM

QUOTE (Bek+3 @ 25/01/2013, 12:04 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I know 2 Daisy's under 5 and another who was given that as a middle name last week. I don't think it's as under used as you think OP. wink.gif



I remember noticing either last year or the year before that it snuck into the top 100 ( either at 100 or 99, I can't remember).




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