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How to spell it?

My new baby girls name is Melissa but I want to call her Milly. what way should I spell it?

Milly
Millie
Milley

Thanks

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edgpag

Asked by edgpag at 12:31 AM on Jan. 13, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (13)
  • I like it spelled with ie.
    jroseh68

    Answer by jroseh68 at 12:34 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I think it looks better "Millie"
    When it's "Milley" some ppl may thinki t's pronounced like Miley Cyrus.
    misspriss_1987

    Answer by misspriss_1987 at 12:34 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I love that.. I would just do Milly...
    pupmom

    Answer by pupmom at 12:36 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • My daughter is Madeline & we call her Maddy. I prefer the "y" spelling of things because it just looks more normal. Milly looks more correct to me. For some reason it 's just bothersome to me when people put an "i" or "ie" where a "y" should be.
    lisa89j

    Answer by lisa89j at 12:47 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I like Millie.
    Silvertears1275

    Answer by Silvertears1275 at 12:50 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • Millie
    hautemama83

    Answer by hautemama83 at 12:58 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • Millee....that was my aunts name and that's how she spelled it.
    PaceMyself

    Answer by PaceMyself at 1:34 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • i would just call her melissa, that is what you named her. Milly and Melissa are two totally different names.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:23 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I didnt name her her daddy did. And I have younger kids that cant say melissa so I was looking for a name that they could say until they got older. But thanks.
    edgpag

    Answer by edgpag at 2:34 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I thought the nick name of Melissa was Missy/Missi/Missie? When I hear Millie I think of Millicent.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:45 AM on Jan. 13, 2009

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