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Is this a crazy name?

I want to name my daughter something a little unusual but not crazy.. So I thought of the name Leighlah but my mom said it's too crazy. What do you think? I don't want her to be ashamed of her name when she grows up!

Leighlah Gail

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:10 AM on Jun. 25, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I think its cute- its your child not your moms :) She could always give her a nickname like Leigh or something. Don't worry about your mom- its your child. But i think its cute!
    MamaHardy2008

    Answer by MamaHardy2008 at 8:12 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • I like it!!!!! It's different, but not weird.
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 8:12 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • It's a lot less crazy than many I've seen. But keep in mind that half the people who see it written (teachers, doctors, etc.) are going to mispronounce it.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 8:13 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • It's nice.It's also spelt in different ways and it reminds me of Eric Clapton's song.
    MyrMar

    Answer by MyrMar at 8:14 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • I don't think it is crazy. I would pronounce it Leelah though, since Leigh is pronounced Lee, so make sure this is what you have in mind, otherwise she'll be correcting people all the time.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 8:15 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • I like it!! Different but really cute. I don't think it's crazy!
    pipermomofash

    Answer by pipermomofash at 8:17 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • Doesn't sound to crazy to me. I have heard it several times before, just spelled Leyla or layla.
    mysonismyjoy

    Answer by mysonismyjoy at 8:19 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • It is unique and pretty. Not crazy at all.
    mamacita69930

    Answer by mamacita69930 at 8:20 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • I like it and think that she will grow to like her name.
    coala

    Answer by coala at 8:24 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • I like it. And its a good strong name too. Unusual without being unpronounceable.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:39 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

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