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Elizabeth Kathleen or Elizabeth Helen?

am due with a daughter in 3 weeks. We've decided on Elizabeth for a first name. Trying to decide on the middle name.

My middle name is Kathleen and it seems to flow. It has meaning since it's part of my name.

Helen was the name of my husband's grandmother AND my grandmother. It has meaning too!

Thoughts? Which sounds best?

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Asked by ClaireW at 7:57 PM on Jan. 20, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I like Elizabeth sounds better................

    Answer by TheDiva320 at 7:59 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • Elizabeth Kathleen!


    Answer by RyansMom001 at 8:01 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • Elizabeth Kathleen...

    Helen works better as a first name.

    Answer by TinaN64 at 8:03 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • I like Elizabeth Kathleen better than Elizabeth Helen because of the flowing sound when speaking Elizabeth Kalthleen

    I sure do get the connection to Kathleen and also Helen -both pretty absolutely.

    Elizabeth Helen I'd like better to give it an umpf with Elizabeth Helene (pronounced Hayleen could also be spelled Heleen for easier pronounciation)

    WHATEver name you choose for Baby will fit her just fine - it's fun to think but once chosen whatever it is the baby will be her name without any doubt.


    Answer by lfl at 8:05 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • I like Helen.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:06 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • Elizabeth Kathleen flows so nicely, but Helen is so sweet.

    Answer by Pnukey at 8:09 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • Elizabeth Kathleen sounds more fluid to me. Congratulations!!

    Answer by momof2il at 8:12 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • I'm partial to the first, but that could just be because it's my mother's middle name and my middle name

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:48 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • I like Helen. Or you could loose the H and call her Elizabeth Elen? JUst a thought.

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 9:37 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • kathleen.

    elizabeth helen has too much H - try yelling it really loud.

    or you could go with Jean (my youngest is Elizabeth Jean)

    Answer by hypermamaz at 10:20 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

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