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#1 Camellia


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Posted 02 February 2014 - 11:01 AM

What are your opinions on the name Marianne? (pronounced as Mary Ann)

Do you prefer Marianne or Marion?

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 11:12 AM

I love Marianne, I think it's really classic and lovely. I don't like Marion so much, it sounds a little outdated. I would actually love Marianna most, it sounds a little softer and it's really pretty, but Marianne is also very nice.

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 08:07 PM

I think Marianne is cute. The spelling Marion makes me want to pronounce it as mare-ee-uhn though, so I prefer Marianne. 

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Posted 03 February 2014 - 03:19 PM

I like it. I agree that Marion is also nice. 

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Posted 03 February 2014 - 04:59 PM

I agree with Jenna... to me, Marianne and Marion have different pronunciations.  Marion is pronounced mare-ee-uhn to me.  If you prefer the pronunciation Mary Ann, then I would go with Marianne for the sake of clarity.

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 08:29 AM

I also see Marion and Marianne as different pronunciations. I think I prefer Marianne though :) I dont love it personally, its not my style. But its nice. 

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:32 AM

I pronounce Marianne and Marion differently, and personally I prefer Marion, but they are both nice. 

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Posted 05 February 2014 - 02:16 PM

I love it! It is a very pretty name. I think it is a little bit of an older style, but is making a comeback. 

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