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#1 PerthFembo

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:33 AM

Thinking of names for our next little girl expected in July to go with our first DD Alyssa Mae (short one syllable last name).

So far names we like but dont love include Phoebe and Georgia. WDYT of these?

Other suggestions welcome!


#2 tickly_rain

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:35 AM

Phoebe would be my pick.  I've always liked it, but have never met one.

I prefer Georgina to Georgia, but would still pick Phoebe!

#3 JoMarch

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:37 AM

Prefer Phoebe.  Georgia is OK as well. Alyssa Mae is gorgeous wub.gif (sorry, not very helpful!)

#4 Therese

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:39 AM

I like both Phoebe and Georgia. If I had to pick my favourite it would probably be Phoebe.

#5 B.3

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:40 AM

Probably Phoebe but both are nms.

#6 emlis22

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:45 AM

My sister is Phoebe. I really like it. I like Georgia as well, but I think Phoebe has more spunk and is more unexpected.

However, while most people wouldn't make this connection, I immediately think of Alyssa Milano who played the character Phoebe on Charmed.

#7 Gudrun

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:51 AM

Clear pick of those two for me is Phoebe.  Really like it.


Others:

Xanthe
Evanthe
Miranda
Romilly
Sybilla
Phaedra

#8 kerilyntaryn

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:07 AM

Both great names - like Phoebe better

others

Breanna
Katelyn
Camille
Miranda
Olivia
Penelope
Saskia
Talia
Chloe
Eva
Sophie
Emily
Emma
Amy
Mia
Natalie
Grace
Abigail
Kayley
Isabella
Amelia
Genevieve
Vivienne
Makayla
Zoe
Arielle

Edited by kerilyntaryn, 21 February 2013 - 10:11 AM.


#9 JaneLane

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:13 AM

Both are NMS but I like Phoebe a lot more than Georgia

#10 Myrtle May Mary

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:25 AM

Phoebe hands down over Georgia.

I don't understand the love for Georgia ph34r.gif

Edited by Mary Myrtle Mae, 21 February 2013 - 10:25 AM.


#11 Bel Rowley

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:41 AM

I prefer Phoebe.

#12 babyruby

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:44 AM

I think Phoebe suits your first DD's name better than Georgia.
That said, I love the name Georgia - it was on my shortlist, but not DH's.

Edited by babyruby, 21 February 2013 - 10:45 AM.


#13 Kay1

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:44 AM

Georgia I love. Phoebe I have never much liked. There's something a little whingey about the sound of it for me.

#14 Littleone84

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:56 AM

Phoebe is at the top of my list for when and if i have a girl one day. Unfortunately I will need to twist DP arm.

#15 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:05 AM

Not a fan of Georgia but Phoebe is nice.

Alyssa and:

Bridget
Kate
Juliet
Ruby
Clare
Charlotte


#16 YodaTheWrinkledOne

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:19 AM

QUOTE (JBaby @ 21/02/2013, 09:33 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Thinking of names for our next little girl expected in July to go with our first DD Alyssa Mae (short one syllable last name).

So far names we like but dont love include Phoebe and Georgia. WDYT of these?

Other suggestions welcome!

My vote goes to Phoebe

#17 PerthFembo

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:21 AM

QUOTE (emlis22 @ 21/02/2013, 08:45 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
However, while most people wouldn't make this connection, I immediately think of Alyssa Milano who played the character Phoebe on Charmed.

I asked this in a thread before I was pg (as we are Charmed and Alyssa Milano fans) but everyone replied they wouldn't make the connection. Seems you and I are on the same wave length haha

One thing bugging me about Phoebe is that up till 2 months ago I always thought it was spelt Pheobe, and now the real spelling looks wrong to me lol

Edited by JBaby, 21 February 2013 - 05:43 PM.


#18 Plaxy

Posted 21 February 2013 - 03:35 PM

I much prefer Georgia.

Others:

Cecily
Philippa
Florence
Greta
Harriet
Jemima
Georgette
Kerenza

#19 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:39 PM

I think Georgia and Phoebe are both lovely names and great with Alyssa. I prefer Georgia of the two.

Suggestions:
Alyssa and Chloe
Alyssa and Holly
Alyssa and Jemma/Gemma
Alyssa and Summer
Alyssa and Ruby
Alyssa and Zoe
Alyssa and Lauren
Alyssa and Josephine
Alyssa and Eleanor
Alyssa and Sienna
Alyssa and Danielle
Alyssa and Monique
Alyssa and Sadie
Alyssa and Imogen
Alyssa and Leah
Alyssa and Harper
Alyssa and Bethany
Alyssa and Cara

#20 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:43 PM

Georgia. I'm not a fan of Phoebe at all.

#21 Magnus

Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:47 PM

I definitely prefer Pheobe.

#22 amesv

Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:48 PM

I really like Phoebe, it's a very pretty name and goes well with Alyssa.

#23 babymojo

Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:49 PM

This post freaked me out  a little.  I'm a Jorja and I'm thinking of using Phoebe for my little girl (due in May).   I never met a Phoebe either OP.

So, I like both!  You can't make a wrong decision in my book  biggrin.gif

#24 Will&Mae

Posted 21 February 2013 - 06:04 PM

Hmmm, not really sure. I think they are both fairly equal. Good luck deciding.

#25 tres-chic

Posted 21 February 2013 - 06:09 PM

Phoebe.

But I like Georgia (and Georgina and Georgette) too.




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