Which of those names do you prefer as they are or with nickname?

1) Adeline /or Aline or Addy or Adele?

2) Emily/Emmy or Millie.. nickname or original

3) Callandra or Callie

4)Lissandra or ?

5) Liliana or?

6) Eleanor or?

7) Charlotte or?

8) Miriam or /Miria or Mira or Mirrie?

9) Caroline or Carrie

10) Lydia or /Lyddie

11) Danielle or?

12) Evangeline or?

13) Aurelia or?

14) Rosalie or?

14) Jessamine or?

15) Lynnette or?

16)Melisande or?

and boys names

Thomas or?

Andrew or?

Joshua or?

Matthew or?

Daniel or?

Alexander or a nickname

Ophelia or a nickname?

Grace or a nickname?

Leonard or nickname

Joanna or nickname

Elizabeth or nickname?

Alexandra or nickname?

Tamara or nickname?

Tatiana or nickname?

Vanessa or nickname?

Jonathan or nickname

Nathaniel or nickname

Samuel or nickname

Philip or nickname

William or nickname

Clarissa or nickname

Patrick or nickname

Susannah or nickname

Finley or nickname

Nolan or nickname

James or nickname

Benjamin or nickname

Veronica or nickname

Rosanna or nickname

Romina or nickname/Romy or/Mina?

Nicholas or nickname?

Alannah or nickname?

William or nickname?

Which of the above names do you prefer in their original and which would you use a short form for?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Adeline /or Aline or Addy or Adele?- I prefer to use a nickname for this one. Addy would be my choice.

    Emily/Emmy or Millie- I prefer it as just Emily.

    Callandra or Callie- I'd prefer the nickname Callie. funny enough my sister's nickname is Callie but her first name is not Callandra.

    Lissandra- i think i'd prefer to use a nickname, Lissy, or Andi maybe.

    Liliana- i like this name in full or w/the nickname Lily.

    Eleanor- i prefer to use this full name as it is.

    Charlotte- i prefer to use this full name as it is.

    Miriam- i prefer to use this full name as it is, or if the child wanted a nickname i think i'd use Mimi.

    Caroline- This is my sister's name, but we have always called her Callie. She is named after my great-great Aunt Beatrice Caroline, her nickname was Callie too. it's in honor of her.

    Lydia- i like the nickname Lyddie for this name.

    Danielle- i dont like this name, so i would prefer a nickname like Dani or Elle.

    Evangeline- i love this name as it is, but do love the nickname Eva for it.

    Aurelia- I prefer this name as it is.

    Rosalie- i would prefer the nickname Rose.

    Jessamine- i would prefer the nickname Jessa or Jess.

    Lynnette- i prefer this name as it is.

    Melisande- this is an odd name and would prefer a nickname like Melisa or Mel.

    Thomas- I prefer this name as it is.

    Andrew- I don't like this name much so would prefer a nickname like Andy or Drew.

    Joshua- i prefer this name as it is, but do like a nickname like Josh.

    Matthew- I don't like this name so i would prefer the nickname Matt.

    Daniel- this is my exhusband's name. i prefer it as it is Daniel...and have never gotten used to calling my ex by his prefered nickname of Dan.

    Alexander- love this name as it is and as a nickname, Alex.

    Ophelia- i prefer this name as it is (why is this listed w/the boys? this is a girls name).

    Grace- i like this name as it is and as Gracie. (again...girls mixed w/boys?? lol)

    Leonard- i prefer this name as a nickname such as Leo.

    Joanna- I prefer this name as it is. (girls name)

    Elizabeth- I love this name as it is and as a nickname. there are so many that i like too- Eliza, Lizzy, Liza, Beth, Betty, Effie, etc.

    Alexandra- I like this name as it is and as a nickname- Alex, Alexis, Alexa, Lexi, Andi,etc.

    Tamara- i prefer this name as it is because i dont like the nickname Tammy.

    Tatiana- i prefer this name as it is.

    Vanessa- i like this name as it is and as a nickname such as Ness or Nessa. one of my husband's Aunts is named Vanessa, and her nickname is Ness.

    Jonathan- I like this name as it is or as the nickname Jon.

    Nathaniel- i love this name as it is or as the nickname Tate. i dont like Nate.

    Samuel- I like this name as the nickname Sam.

    Philip- i like this name as it is. i dont really like the nickname Phil/Phill.

    William- i like this name as it is or as the nickname Will or Liam. i dont care for the nickname Billy, never made much since to me. This is my great-grandfathers name William Jackson S***. everyone called him Pa Jack though.

    Clarissa- I love this as it is or as the nickname Clarie.

    Patrick- i prefer this name as it is.

    Susannah- i dont like this name much but prefer it as it is because i hate the nicknames Sue, Suzy and Susan.

    Finley- i like this name as it is or as the nickname Finn.

    Nolan- i prefer this name as it is, mostly because i can't think of a nickname for it.

    James- i prefer this name as it is because i dont like the nickname Jimmy or Jim.

    Benjamin- I like this name as it is or as Ben.

    Veronica- i adore this name. i like it as it is or as the nickname Roni. I considered this as a name for my daughter to honor my father who is named Ronald, his nickname is Ronnie.

    Rosanna- i prefer it as the nickname Rose or Anna.

    Romina- i prefer this name as it is.

    Nicholas- i like this name as it is or as the nickname Nick.

    Alannah- i prefer this name as it is, but i prefer to spell it Alonna.

    William- oops...this was added twice.

    lots of girls names mixed in w/the boys. :P

    Source(s): Obsessed w/baby names and mother of 4 great kids- 12 y/o son, 10 y/o son, 2 y/o daughter and 1 y/o son.
  • 1 decade ago

    1) Adeline

    2) Emily and Emmy or Em

    3) Callandra and Callie

    4)Lissandra

    5) Liliana and Lily

    6) Eleanor and Ellie

    7) Charlotte

    8) Miriam

    9) Carrie

    10) Lydia or /Lyddie

    11) Danielle or Dannie

    12) Evangeline

    13) Aurelia

    14) Rosalie

    14) Jessamine or Jess

    15) Lynnette

    16) Melisande

    Thomas or Tom

    Andrew or Drew

    Joshua or Josh

    Matthew or Matt

    Daniel or?

    Alexander or Alex

    Ophelia

    Grace or Gracie

    Leonard

    Joanna

    Elizabeth or Beth

    Alexandra or Sandra

    Tamara

    Tatiana

    Vanessa or Nessa

    Jonathan or John

    Nathaniel or Nate

    Samuel or Sam

    Philip or Phil

    Clarissa

    Patrick

    Susannah or Susan, or Sue

    Finley

    Nolan

    James or Jay/Jimmy

    Benjamin or Ben

    Veronica

    Rosanna or Rose

    Romina or nickname/Romy

    Nicholas or Nick

    Alannah or Lana

    William or Will

  • Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    1) Adeline

    2) Emily

    3) Callie

    4) Andrea

    5) Liliana

    6) Nora

    7) Charlotte

    8) Miriam

    9) Caroline

    10) Lydia

    11) Danielle

    12) Eva

    13) Leah

    14) Leah

    14) Jasmine

    15) Lyn

    16) Melinda

    and boys names

    Thomas

    Andrew

    Joshua

    Matthew

    Daniel

    Alexander

    Ophelia

    Grace

    Leonard

    Anna

    Elizabeth

    Alexandra/Sasha

    Mara

    Tatiana

    Vanessa

    Jonathan

    Nathaniel

    Samuel

    Phililp

    Liam

    Claire

    Patrick

    Susannah

    Finn

    Noah

    James

    Ben

    Veronica

    Rose or Anna

    Romy

    Nicholas

    Liam

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Addy, Emily, Callie, Lissy, Lily, Ellie, Charlotte, Miriam, Carrie, Lyddie, Dani, Eva, Ari, Rose, Jess, Lynn, Melisa:

    Tom, Drew, Josh, Matt, Daniel, Alex, Ophelia, Gray, Leo, Jo, Lizzie, Aly, Tamara, Tati, Vanessa, Jon, Nathan, Sam, Phil, Will, Claire, Patrick, Susie, Fin, Nolan, James, Benji, Veronica, Rosa, Romy, Cole, Alannah, and Will.

    Out of those I like Claire for Clarissa and Nolan.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I put none if I didn't like the name, or a nickname for it. If I like both and a nickname, I put that to.

    Adeline

    Millie

    Neither

    Lisette

    Liliana

    Eleanor

    Charlotte

    Miriam or Miri

    Caroline

    Lydia

    None

    Evangeline

    Aurelia

    Rosabelle

    Jesabel

    Lisette

    None

    Thomas

    Andy

    Joshua

    None

    Dan

    Alexander

    Ophelia

    Neither

    Leonard and Leo

    Neither

    Elizabeth and Bess

    Alexanne

    Neither

    Neither

    Nessa

    Jonathan

    Nate

    Neither

    Neither

    William

    Neither

    Neither

    Neither

    Finley and Finn

    Nolan

    James

    Benjamin and Ben

    Neither

    Rosie

    Romy

    Nicholas and Nick

    Alanna

  • 1 decade ago

    Unless you think the long form of the name is ugly, I think you should keep it as is. For example, I'd change Eleanor to Nora but I'd keep Thomas, Nathaniel, Samuel, James, Benjamin, etc. There's no reason to shorten them, IMO-- not on a birth certificate anyway. Keep it formal.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    for a girl .... i like Eleanor (nickname = el or elles) have a friend with that name.

    for a boy.... i like charles (nickname = charlie)

  • Coco L
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    My daughter's name is Adeline, and we mostly call her Addy

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    i think alot of the girls names are pretty bogus but i like lynnete becuase you could call her nee nnee (:

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