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Posted 01 February 2013 - 08:58 PM
Hi. Due in one week and still stuck for a name.
The short list is Sascha, Piper, Bernadette (DH choice) and Emmeline. Opinions please!
If we went with Sascha, any ideas for a middle name?
Thanks in advance.
Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:01 PM
Also considering Sascha Mae, or Sascha Valentina should she be born on Valentine's Day!
Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:46 PM
Sascha and Emmeline are both gorgeous. Piper is ok but I'm really not keen on Bernadette.
What about Sascha Emmeline?
Posted 01 February 2013 - 10:34 PM
I like Emmaline and Sasha the best, Pippa and Odette as some similar names
Sascha Kate - I prefer Sasha spelling - Sasha Kate is nice
Sascha Ruby - is ok
Posted 01 February 2013 - 10:43 PM
Sascha and Emmeline are really good names. Not keen on the other two.
I really like the sound of:
One is likely to flow better with the surname I would guess.
Posted 01 February 2013 - 10:51 PM
Love Sascha but prefer Sorsha.
Posted 01 February 2013 - 11:37 PM
Sascha and Sacha/Sasha are lovely. .
Piper I like.
Emmeline is pretty although NMS.
Bernadette is very 70's to me - I think of Grease - and not in a good way.
I really like Sascha Mae.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 05:05 AM
Love Sascha Ruby and Sascha Emmeline! Both are feminine, a little exotic, and have a nice musical sound.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 08:21 AM
I also like Sascha or Emmeline. Sascha Valentina would be very cool.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 08:49 AM
I really like Sasha.
As it's soft-sounding I'd choose a MN that starts with a strong consonant (like Katherine/Kate) or Beatrice, Davina, Darcy, Pearl, Penelope, etc.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 04:25 PM
Emmeline is beautiful and far and away my favourite.
I like Sasha better as a nickname for Alexandra. But I'm not really keen on Sasha in any case.
Bernadette feels very religious to me, not sure why.
I don't care for Piper but do like Penelope.
Posted 02 February 2013 - 05:42 PM
Thanks for the advice girls. Still wondering if there is another name out there, but at least now I have one as a back up if I go into labour tonight!
Posted 03 February 2013 - 01:08 PM
I like all 4 of your names, but I'm going to disagree with everyone else and say I love Bernadette, probably my favourite on your list. Classic, underused, easly to spell, nice nicknames - I love it!!
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