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Old 12-07-2011, 03:46 PM
 
Location: Las Flores, Orange County, CA
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lol Im going to assume your joking.

I be is the joker.
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Old 12-07-2011, 03:53 PM
 
Location: here
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I know of a baby girl named Cora Estelle. I love it, but talk about retro!
I know a Cora who is about 4 yo. Very retro!
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Old 12-07-2011, 03:55 PM
 
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I know this is supposed to be about favorite baby names but i just met a bloke by the name Cornelius..gawd, i hate that name..

sorry, rant over!
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Old 12-07-2011, 05:33 PM
 
Location: Grosse Ile Michigan and Sometimes Orange County CA
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We like old fashioned spellings and unusual buy not bizzarre names (Jayne instead of Jane; Leigh instead of Lee)
(Cassandra, Cjersti, Quentin, Janis, Kyla).

I lik the name Enli. However it is too easily confused with Emily and it is a native American name which means "That dog over there" So I would not realistically use it, but it is a neat name and funny.
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Old 12-08-2011, 08:37 AM
 
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I know a Cora who is about 4 yo. Very retro!
Cora may have gotten a little boost from the singer character in the movie Music & Lyrics. I like the name.
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Old 12-08-2011, 08:43 AM
 
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I know this is supposed to be about favorite baby names but i just met a bloke by the name Cornelius..gawd, i hate that name..

sorry, rant over!
I like the name Cornelius, although it does bring to mind Yukon Cornelius from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

I grew up with a guy named Neil who was really a Cornelius, and his sister Cory was Cornelia. Very common names among the Dutch at one time.
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Old 12-08-2011, 10:09 AM
 
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I don't get "Addison" for a girl. It means "son of Adam" and it's the name of a disease.
Addison is my son's middle name. I knew a girl who had a son named Addison, and I liked it bc it was different and unheard of at the time.

I cringe when I see Addison for a girl. I guess its the trendy thing to do, but to me it screams masculinity.
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Old 12-08-2011, 10:24 AM
 
Location: You know... That place
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I don't get "Addison" for a girl. It means "son of Adam" and it's the name of a disease.
Hmm. I am actually very surprised that this is a boy's name. It sounds so feminine to me. When I hear this name I always picture a real girly girl. I have never known an Addison, but whenever I hear the name I picture pink and frilly dresses.
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Old 12-08-2011, 10:34 AM
 
Location: The Hall of Justice
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Maybe because of Adelaide?
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Old 12-08-2011, 10:51 AM
 
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Or Madison..
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