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At some point I realized that so far in our little family, the girls names have 8 letters (DD and I have 8) and the boys names (DH, DS1 and DS2) have 6 letters. We didn't do it on purpose, but now I feel like I'm on a mission to find another girl name that is 8 letters for the baby. lol.gif I keep finding 6 letter names that I like for boys and for girls...but I'm not having as much luck with 8 letter names.

 

And apparently I must like "naming rules" lol. We do M middle names, don't do nicknames (name them what we call them, and call them what we name them...they don't go by middle names, etc lol)...we sound like we're strict! LOL 

 

 

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My name is Veronica- 8 letters... I have only come across 3 other Veronicas in my 22 years of life...

 

Victoria is my sister's name - also 8 letters

 

idk... cant think of anymore right now... my head is in a fog

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Isabella

Calliope

Dannikah

Scarlett

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My name has 8! Adrienne (and I have basically no nicknames). I love my name and have only met a few others with it.


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My sister is Andriana (ahn-dri-AH-na)

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OK, but these are here strictly on the basis of their eight-letteredness, so don't judge me if you hate 'em. :p (Or if I can't count. It's been one of those days.)

 

Charlene/Sharlene

Danielle/Daniela

Rosamund/Rosamond

Annabell (OK, that's a funny spelling)

Bethanne

Penelope

Hermione

Dorothea

Gabriela

Marigold

Primrose

Chastity

Brigitta

Rochelle

Charisma

Jeanette

Felicity

Rosemary

Josefina

Kristina/Kristine

Stefanie

Calliope

Marianne

Katelynn

Susannah

Kayleigh/Caileigh

Isabella/Isabelle

Katarina

Virginia

Rapunzel (you're welcome)

Caroline/Carolina

Serafina

Gloriana

Beatrice

Meredith

Annelise

Michaela

Samantha

Margaret

Joscelyn

Prudence

Jennifer

Patricia

Kimberly

Juliette/Julietta

Angelina

Marjorie

Carlotta

Francine

Briarley

Boadicea (well, you never know)

Georgina

Luciella

Rosaline

Brittany

Sapphire/Sapphira

Amethyst

 

If you think hypens or double-barrelled names "count", you have heaps more options: Jean-Grey, Mary Jane, Ann-Marie, those kinds of names.

 

Also, keep an eye out during movie credits; I always scour them for good names. :)



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Madeline

Calliope (this will be our next girls name)

Lisabeth

Penelope

 


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I do like double names...DD's name is Kerilynn (one name, but like 2 names put together). I like the idea of another girl name ending in anne, anna, ella, elle, etc.

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Jennifer! There may have been 3 in every class when we were growing up, but it seems pretty uncommon now. 

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Michelle :)


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Boadicea (well, you never know)



This really struck my funny bone -- I literally lol'ed. :D


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