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Exotic vs. Names

I’m looking for names that come from other countries and are not at all popular here in the USA. If you’ve ever heard of one that really stuck out to you, I’d appreciate the suggestion! -Katie

The Top Baby Name is...

Exotic

0%

Names

0%

Poll created: Oct 03, 2013
Total Votes: 0

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Boy? Girl? Or both?
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:45 PM | report
Lena
Eithne
Lucinda
Dulcia
Nicolina
Rosetta
Antonina
Dominika
Florentina

Roan
Malachi (Mal-ah-key)
Niels
Ruben
Fyodor
Konstanine
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:50 PM | report
Twila
Thalia
Acacia
Xanthe
Aaliyah
Odessa
Petra
Philomena
Acadia
Saoirse
Roisin
Siobhan
Aoife
Ailsa
Ilse
Zandra
Elora
Honora
Cerys
Seren
Bronwen
Anwen
Kaethe
Miriam
Keziah
Sarai

Malachi
Ezra
Jacoby
Asa
Lachlan
Cian
Ciaran
Cael
Axel
Anders
Lucian
Matthias

like any?
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:55 PM | report
Marisol
Melisande
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:55 PM | report
actually, Malachi is mal-uh-kye
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:56 PM | report
Kenai
Araceli
posted by Josie :: Oct 03, 2013 02:57 PM | report
The traditional Irish pronunciation is Mal-ah-key. My husband’s Dad goes by this. Though I have heard it pronounced Mal-ah-kye on tv shows. I think it’s an anglicised version.
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:59 PM | report
Ever seen Angela’s Ashes. Mal-ah-kee in that Irish accent sounds gorgeous.
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:59 PM | report
*?, sorry
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 02:59 PM | report
mal-uh-kye is the Hebrew pronunciation.
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 03:01 PM | report
Berit
Sabeen
Naila
Birgitta
Xiomara
Ylva

Rudolf
Nils
Ravi
Anil
Modesto
Johan
Fritz
Hans
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 03:02 PM | report
either way, it’s a cool name
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 03:02 PM | report
I’ve heard it both ways. That’s why I specified which pronunciation I preferred in the suggestions.

I have some more:

Yasmina
Yolande
Dendera
Carressa
Frederica
Simone

Simeon
Benoit
Marcel
Yves
Amen

Like any?
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 03:04 PM | report
Milos (Me-loh-sh)
Dimitri
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 03:33 PM | report
Lucia, I think it’s beautiful. Prn Lou-shaw
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 05:50 PM | report
Elena
Inez
Anya
Leticia
Thais
posted by guest :: Oct 03, 2013 07:42 PM | report
Hettienne
posted by guest :: Oct 04, 2013 12:43 AM | report

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