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Choosing a name for another girl

We have a boy name picked out already (Benjamin Riley), but already have a girl, so all I have is a list of names that I like. I like names that are not common, I don't want my girls to have the same name as 5 other people in their class when they get to school, you know? Uncommon, but not weird. Well, maybe one or two. :) What do you think? Give me some combinations, and feel free to suggest names not on the list.
in order of preference:
Maryanne Eileen

Aurora

Lorelei, or my own spin on it (I had a dreamwhere I named a girl this) Lorsali

Victoria

Vivian/Vivienne (Vi or Vivi as a nickname)

Veronica

Rogue (as a middle name)

Anne (as a middle name)

Iolanthe

 

 
FluffyMamaBunny

Asked by FluffyMamaBunny at 5:46 PM on Nov. 26, 2010 in Baby Names

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Answers (28)
  • What about Vivian Aurora. I love the middle name Aurora.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 8:34 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • While you may not want a common name, you also do not want a name nobody can pronounce or spell. Keep that in mind. I named my son a name with a unique spelling. Fast forward twenty years & I can bet we have spelled that name out thousands of times now & STILL people will get it wrong. He once ordered a magazine by filling out a post paid card. He spelled his name out the correct way & when the magazine came they had "corrected" his name to the more common spelling.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:50 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I love the name Benjamin Riley for a little boy, I think it's terrific. I also love, from your list, Victoria Anne, so beautiful and timeless.
    aliceinalgonac

    Answer by aliceinalgonac at 6:50 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I like Victoria and Aroura the best off of that list. I don't even know how to say the first and third one. The rest are okay... Not a fan or Rogue even as a middle name.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:49 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • i love aurora my niece has that name its very pretty she was named after sleeping beauty lol
    brookesmama0230

    Answer by brookesmama0230 at 6:00 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Victoria rouge :)
    Heidikans

    Answer by Heidikans at 6:05 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Maryanne
    Lorali
    Rogue
    CandyHorse

    Answer by CandyHorse at 3:58 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • My daughter's name is Maryanne....I'm a bit prejudice but I really like that one ! I chose it because of the kind of girl I wanted between the personalities of Maryanne or Ginger from Gilligan's Island, lol.....I know it sounds strange, but I chose the name right before she was born and that's what I came up with and have been happy with it ever since....

    My second choice would be Victoria.
    FXmomTo3

    Answer by FXmomTo3 at 4:12 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I like Aurora Eileen. I love both of those names. :)
    poptart0325

    Answer by poptart0325 at 6:49 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I like Aurora and Victoria. I almost named one of my girls Aurora (Rory) and my second oldest daughters middle name is Victoria. My hubby and I liked unusual names, too. Our girls are Conley, Palynn, Maleigha, Holleigh, and Londyn.
    KileighR

    Answer by KileighR at 6:54 PM on Nov. 27, 2010