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#1 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 09:55 AM

Hi everyone

Following on from my other posts the current name favourites for our 3rd are Lucy or Henry.  We have no family or close friends' children with these names either.

DS's name is Archie James and DD's is Millie Elisabeth.  Any middle name suggestions appreciated.

Boys- all we have so far is:
Henry Guy Ch---er (Guy is my DH's middle name)

Lucy Beatrice Ch---er
Lucy Isabella (Spanish form of Elisabeth, which is DD's MN)
Lucy India
Lucy Alice
Lucy April
Lucy Zara



#2 --hola--

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:02 AM

I LOVE Henry and Lucy wub.gif Good choices!

I don't mind Henry Guy, but it wouldn't be my choice, although it is nice to honour your DH!

I like, in order:
Lucy Isabella
Lucy Zara
Lucy Alice
Lucy April

Lucy Beatrice
Lucy India

How about:
Henry Daniel
Henry Jacob
Henry Matthew
Henry Wyatt
Henry Leo
Henry Thomas
Henry Alexander
Henry Oliver
Henry George
Henry Samuel

Lucy May
Lucy Harriet
Lucy Olivia
Lucy Claire
Lucy Violet
Lucy Rose
Lucy Emmeline
Lucy Kate/Katherine
Lucy Arwen
Lucy Evelyn


#3 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:41 AM

I like, in order:
1. Lucy Isabella- Lucy Isabelle has a better flow IMO
2. Lucy Zara
3. Lucy Beatrice- love Beatrix too
4. Lucy Alice

Henry is ok but I don't like Guy at all.

#4 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:56 AM

Thanks Hola and Fifi-Trixibelle

We have gone for Isabella rather than Isabelle as we prefer it and there are 2 first name Isabel/Isabelles in the family and one with it as a middle name, so we wanted something slightly different.

Hola - there are definitely some possibilities there. Do like Rose and May too but again used by close family.


#5 ***

Posted 22 April 2008 - 12:10 PM

I Like in order
Lucy Isabella
Lucy Alice

Or how about Lucy Jane? or you could change the spelling to Jayne...

And for boys
I love Henry, but don't really like Guy with it,

how about...
Henry Aaron
Henry Liam


#6 smilesmum

Posted 22 April 2008 - 12:52 PM

Henry & Lucy are beautiful names .... : )

Out of ur names I'd go with Lucy Isabella or Lucy Beatrice .... lovely!

Personally i'd use Lucy Catherine or Lucy Kate as that's a family name of ours which suits too. I also like Lucy Charlotte.

With Henry we would have Henry Thomas, Henry Hugh or Henry William/Liam ... again as they go & are family names. I think its nice to use a family name if it means something to u as mn's r hardly used anyway. Guy does go too.


#7 idunno

Posted 22 April 2008 - 01:43 PM

I prefer Lucy with a one or three+ syllable middle name (no idea why!), so the first two work for me original.gif

Henry...  I like Henry James but you can't use it laughing2.gif

Henry John is the only one I can think of - again I think one or three+ syllable middle names work best original.gif

#8 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 02:56 PM


I think that you have hit the nail on the head that either a one syllable or 3 or more syllable sound better with both of them, when you say them.  It must be with both of the names being 2 syllables eg

Henry Guy
Henry George
Henry Alexander

Lucy Beatrice
Lucy Isabella
Lucy May - other young family member has May
Lucy Rose


#9 rose-gardener

Posted 22 April 2008 - 03:59 PM

I love Lucy Beatrice and Henry George.

#10 Divine 35

Posted 23 April 2008 - 02:28 AM

From you girl mn i like Isabella best.
Henry Kyle
Henry Michael
Henry Thomas
Henry Sean
Henry Lucas
Henry Justin

Lucy Camille
Lucy Ava
Lucy Caroline
Lucy Juliet
Lucy Pearl
Lucy Belle
Lucy Alexandria
Lucy Charlotte
Lucy Jacqueline
Lucy Gabrielle
Lucy Claire
Lucy Joyce
Lucy Elise
Lucy Delilah
Lucy Suzanne
Lucy Jasmine
Lucy Breanne
Lucy Sierra
Lucy Victoria
Lucy Celeste  
Lucy Joy
Lucy Antonia  
Lucy Amelia
Lucy Anneliese
Lucy Penelope

#11 Lotus

Posted 23 April 2008 - 01:06 PM

I like both, Henry Alexander and Lucy Beatrice.

Some other suggestions..

Henry Atticus
Henry Clarence
Henry Francis
Henry Theodore
Henry Augustus
Henry Leopold
Henry Cornelius
Henry Julian/Julius
Henry Alistair
Henry Octavier
Henry Elias
Henry Frederick
Henry Arthur
Henry Louis
Henry Tobias
Henry Laurence
Henry Sebastian

Lucy Matilda
Lucy Heloise
Lucy Clementine
Lucy Imogene
Lucy Cordelia
Lucy Rosaline
Lucy Adelaide
Lucy Genevieve
Lucy Jemima
Lucy Henrietta
Lucy Claribel
Lucy Maguerite
Lucy Delia/Delilah
Lucy Evangeline
Lucy Ophelia
Lucy Miranda
Lucy Catherine

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