(Closed) Name Poll

posted 5 years ago in Babies
  • poll: Which do you prefer?
    Evelyn Celeste : (73 votes)
    94 %
    Evelyne Celeste : (5 votes)
    6 %
  • Post # 2
    400 posts
    Helper bee

    To me it depends on what pronunciation you are going for.

    I read Evelyn as “ev-ah-Lynn”

    I read Evelyne as “ev-ah-Line”

    That and I personally don’t care for spelling a name in a less common fashion. I think it leads to confusion. 

    Post # 3
    146 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2016

    I prefer Evelyn Celeste. I think it looks a little more traditional. 

    Post # 5
    1740 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2016

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    violet21293:  +1.   If you’re going for the the “lynn” sound and you want an e at the end, then add another n, Evelynne so that it’s pronounced correctly (my middle name is Lynne, btw).

    But I still like Evelyn better.

    Post # 6
    131 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: April 2019 - Undecided

    I also prefer Evelyn! Its so beautiful and traditional as PP stated. I think thats a wonderful name.. good choice!

    Post # 8
    400 posts
    Helper bee

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    sherryberry:  it is a beautiful name. Congrats on the baby!

    Post # 9
    7430 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: February 2013

    I voted Evelyn because I would also pronounce Evelyne as Ev-uh-line.

    Post # 10
    619 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2016

    I like Evelyne because that’s how we spell it in French (Évelyne, pronounced Éh-veh-lin kind of?) anyways very hard to spell it out so that English speakers understand it sorry! 

    oh and Céleste is a beautiful name too : )

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