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Anonymous 14928

What are your first names? Do you think you have a cool/beautiful name? Do any of you have femcel names that hurt your confidence like Agnes, Larkin, Prudence, Helga, Gertrude, Mildred, Bertha, etc.

Anonymous 14929

every other "Emily" in my life is somewhat attractive and then there's me

Anonymous 14930

I was literally named after a videogame character (Lara Croft) but it's not that bad I guess

Anonymous 14934


Gertrude just makes me think of runescape. I wish my name was Gertrude.

Anonymous 14938

Do you girls like Louise?

Anonymous 14941


basically Helga level

Anonymous 14943

Annabelle. I think it has a nice spelling.

Anonymous 14944

whoa wtf coincidence

Anonymous 14945

i was also the first poster I deleted it because I pressed Post Reply by accident before noticing I hadn’t mentioned the spelling in the original post, /phoneposting ;_;

Anonymous 14946


fuck me

Anonymous 14947


It’s okay anon, I done fucked up too

Anonymous 14952

Rachel. It's not pretty or anything but not helga tier either, just a name.

Now ask me for my social security number, date of birth, a picture of my driver's license and my blood type so I can bare all.

Anonymous 14956

Tell the story pls. Are your parents big nerds? Were you named off the hype train of the original? I really hope you were born before Angel of Darkness came out.

Anonymous 14959

I think Agnes is such a cool name….so is Gertrude and Mildred. Based anon af.

Anonymous 14961

I really like the name Rachel! I don’t even know any myself but it just feels really cute.
Are you cute, anon?

Anonymous 14962

Mine is Emma. It's ok, but too common I think

Anonymous 14963

"yes" would be so conceited but I've been called it enough times for it to be somewhat true.

Anonymous 14966

My first name is Maisie, pronounced like 'Macy' instead of 'Mazie' though. I like it for the most part except I like the spelling "Macy" better. I think I was named after my dad's first crush in elementary school, thought that was kinda cute. Some people think it's weird though lol.

I like the name Lara, sounds sophisticated to me.

Anonymous 14969

i was named 'rachel' which i think is sort of suitable because i was born in the year of the sheep and my name means 'lamb of god'.
but i very much doubt that's what my four-year-old sister was thinking of when my parents let her decide my name. she just thought it sounded pretty, i guess.

Anonymous 14970


I'm Sabrina, literally after the movie. My mom is pretty ambitious and power-driven and always imagined me to sweep through society, but then again, the prophecy was fulfilled both in that she was treating me like a personal research object (with the difference that she is nowhere near professional and I turned out just as awkward as she) AND in me growing up like absolute redneck bydlo.

I still wish I would magically acquire elegance and poise. I suffer so hard from not having any of that. I'm literally blunt and clumsy like a farmer.

Anonymous 14971


Are you really giving out your first names when you know the site is crawling with interlopers

Are you dumb or stupid? There is no other option.

Anonymous 14975

At the same time I like Louise because it reminds me of a little mouse but at the same time it reminds me of "lousy"
I think it's a really nice name
My parents were choosing from Lana or Lara but my brother said "it should be Lara like Lara Croft!" he was 5 years old back then and when I think about it it's pretty impressive he could even play tomb raider that young. They also wanted to name me Leda but I'm really glad they didn't
If I were to really analyze it Lara is a pretty good name for me because l and r are like "soft" and "hard" versions of the same sound, and I am always caught in the duality of liking cute girly things and tough scary things.

Anonymous 14976

hurr hurrr the hax0r named 4chan is so powerful he can find your whole life info just from you posting your first name in an image board hurr hurrr

Anonymous 14978

Hi Helga!

Anonymous 14987


your name reminds me of pic related

Anonymous 14991

I wish I had an old lady name like one of those, I feel like it would fit me well since I dress in modest vintage-ish fashion haha.
My current name is rare but doesn't fit me at all since it's delicate and cute. Oddly enough it's the main thing people compliment me for lmao.
Not posting it because it's weird and I feel like someone could identify me

Anonymous 15001

Mine is Luisa, the original Italian spelling. Usually when people try to spell it for the first time, like teachers, they add it with the O and I have to correct it lol. My second name is usually pronounced wrong as well - I have a very Italian sounding name. I don't mind it because it's kind of a unique combination but I also think Luisa is too cutesy sounding. I wish I had a more cool sounding first name.

Anonymous 15002

I don't think it's too cute, when I hear Luisa I think of a fiery flamenco dancer lol

Anonymous 15003

I like it, haven't ever really wanted anything different, though I like a lot of European names.
Sometimes people just call me Hana, but sometimes people say it "Hannah" or "Hannah ko" which feels awkward to hear

Anonymous 15004


Anonymous 15008

Nice try FBI, I won't fall for your data mining tricks this time!

Anonymous 15015

Luisa is ruined for me, we have a little girl in our circle of friends, and the parents somehow didn't get the notice that you should discipline your kid, and she is the biggest pain in the ass ever, and the mother is always nervous and twitchy but doesn't dare to scold Luisa in the slightest and always half-heartedly hisses "Luisssssa!"

However, there are many Duchesses named L(o)uisa, which is nice.

Anonymous 15016


Nice try officer

Anonymous 15017


I have a unique name, it's feminine but most people can't pronounce it properly. It's unique enough that you can pin-point me so I don't feel comfortable posting it.

Most people I come across think it's a cool name, personally I just find it annoying. It'd be nice to have a normal name, but maybe it's the whole "grass is greener on the other side" mentality.

Anonymous 15019


Are you a fellow Norwegian, anon?

Anonymous 15021


I like my first name since it is a proper name, not one of those cool pet names given nowadays. I mean, when I was a kid, cats were named Luna or Lilou, my neighbour's dog's name was Lena, now my pupils have those same names, wtf.
A lot of girls of my age had the same name when I was in school but it seems to be much rarer now. Sometimes people compliment me about it. I'm glad it is feminine and doesn't end with an "a".

Pic related is what a Lena should look like.

Anonymous 15025

I thought rachel was hebrew for female sheep or something like that, but lamb of god is pretty cool. Remember the metal band lamb of god?

Anonymous 15048

omg this so much. my sister was going to name her baby Luna if he happened to be a girl. I already had a cat named Luna and ffs the father of the child had a cat named Luna, too. At least don't already have a pet with such a name if you want to name your child that, though even if you knew no pets with the name Luna, that's still a clear pet name…it's like naming your son Fido.

Anonymous 15050

I was always really disappointed as a kid that my name didn't have its own meaning, it's just a feminine version of a male name. My mom added two silent letters at the end which makes it look more beautiful but it's difficult to spell for foreigners.

Anonymous 15051

yeah I also wanted to say that's such a brutal name

Anonymous 15095

I always get the ginger kittens to suffer when I farm them for death runes in west ardy bc they're the cutest

Anonymous 15096


My name means "eternal ruler/ever powerful", but it's the female version of a male name. It's also the name of a genus of flowers (heaths). It was given to me because my family moved around a lot and it's easy to pronounce in almost all languages.

Anonymous 15614

My parents named me Elizabeth, which I think is pretty damn good. It's a classic, sound pretty, and I can have a ton of different nicknames. The only downside is it's got a Hebrew origin and I'm not fond of the religious association. When I have children I'm going to give them as secular names as possible, like botanical names.

Anonymous 15615

beautiful name

like what? Heather?

Anonymous 15635

I've always been jelly of every 'Liz' I've met. It's easily the best nickname ever.

Anonymous 15637

>The only downside is it's got a Hebrew origin and I'm not fond of the religious association.

Are you a rabid anti-semite or just silly? I really don't understand the issue. My name means "big nose" for heckin' sake, get over yourself.

Anonymous 15643

It's more the fact that the meaning is "My god is an oath" which I find odd considering my parents are firm atheists

Anonymous 15655

I'm going to sound super weaboo-ish but I absolutely LOVE the name Momo.

I'm fine with my first name but I don't like when people call me the short version of it. I know they try to be friendly but I don't like how it sounds

Anonymous 15664

My Japanese teacher's name was Momo, it's really cute.

Anonymous 15672

Jealous. My parents were going to name me that, then didn't because of my dad's (shit) taste, and the name they ended up picking for me gets me so much shit because I'm white and named it, even though I've met other white people named the same name.

Anonymous 15674

that sounds like it could be easily interpreted personally in different ways, despite its origin.

Anonymous 15675

I think it's similar to how us westerners are "culturally Christian"(also culturally pre-Christian, like Christmas). Me and one of my sisters have Hebrew names and I was ignorant of their origin until the last 5 years or so, you just kind of expect them to have Anglo origins.

I have Latin names picked out for a daughter or son already but only because I like them. (April and Marcus)

Anonymous 15681

Ah same! I'm glad my parents gave me that name especially since my father was more into it than my mother since she liked the name "Betalise" a little more (idk how it's spelled but it's what it would sound like). He didn't like it and after finding out from my mother about it (I hated it) and I would say I like Elizabeth more.

The nicknames are super cute too! I've always liked Lily, Elly, Elle, and Elise as nicknames and dream of someone calling me that one day… Too bad people just resort to Liz for nicknames as I've grown tired of it and hated Lizzie RIP…

Anonymous 15708


Anonymous 16216

I use to have a foreign name but it was difficult to pronounce and I ended up changing it to Dylan. I've always liked gender neutral/masculine names like Alex so I'm content.

Anonymous 16218

i've met plenty of female alex's. never met a female dylan, did not know that could be gender-neutral.

Anonymous 16241

What's the general consensus on Minerva?

Anonymous 16251

its dumb u dumb mineral

Anonymous 16283

>goddess of wisdom
no u

Anonymous 16291

HAHA tfw ugly femcel with femcel name

doomed from the start

Anonymous 16293

Everyone but Dad calls me Cate, so I am ok with the older name

Anonymous 16294

My parents gave me an ancient Persian name and no one, and I mean no one else has it.

Anonymous 16301

No, my dad was getting a history degree and liked a name from some 19th century book an Persia. Mom liked it, too and boom!
I’m named after the Anglicized version of some princess.

Anonymous 18280


I'm Elizabeth, too. Kind of funny how out of all the names there are there are two other anons here who share mine.

Anonymous 18281

Ingrid. I think it’s gross and grandma-isu but a lot of people where I live rn tell me it’s cute.

Not that anon but.. h-hi…

Anonymous 18282

I met a girl named Agnes and honestly she changed my whole view on the name. I used to view it as a grandma-y femcel name, but this Agnes I know is really outgoing, pretty, and fun to be around.

When I tell people about her and reference her name people always respond with "ew" but I have to reassure them that she's actually the opposite of their first impression.

Anonymous 18295

Man my best friend is Persian and they named her Negar. They live in Canada, they speak English, to this day I fail to understand why they thought that would go over well. She goes by Nea most of the time now.

Anonymous 18296

>to this day I fail to understand why they thought that would go over well.

What if her parents thought it would be funny lol

Anonymous 18309

I've been told my entire life that I have a beautiful/lovely name (that's if I bother correcting them when they hear it wrong like they always do). It's not hard to pronounce, it's not foreign/exotic, but it's rare and I do like it a lot. I'd mention it, but it's too specific and I'd rather not. I'd love to be called Frankie, or Evie though, I was originally going to be named Evie which is nice. My name sounds pretty classy which makes me happy, as I'm very into vintage fashion etc.

Anonymous 18314

>And my rapist said it’s part* of why he raped me.

WHAT?? I'm sorry, this is horrible.

Anonymous 18317

Because it’s so stereotypically black and also the name of porn. He said I deserved it and was born to do things like that. I was really young so for a number of years I actually believed that.

Idk why, I know I’m insane, but the only time I feel anything other than really embarrassed to tell people my real name is with white guys because they usually associate it with a fetish. Outside of that circumstance I use my middle name

Anonymous 18347

My name is arabic and very easy to pronounce, it's annoying having to reassure everyone they're saying it right.

Anonymous 18349

Ebony? Are you also the one who posted your thinspo Tumblr here?

Anonymous 18354

do not talk to spoony
do not feed the spoony
do not engage the spoony

fuck i told admin to get rid of her.

spoony go home.

Anonymous 18367

we know it's you. no one else would attention whore so hard in a thread like this.

Anonymous 18381

I thought it was her as well..

Anonymous Admin 18382

This user is not from the UK and is not using a proxy. It's unlikely to be Spoony. If we do see Spoony posting, she will be banned again.

Anonymous 18383

I'm named after Lauryn Hill, my dad is white and I low key think he wishes he was black because of how into black culture he is, weird.

I like it because it's spelled differently to the other 538292 Lauren's I know but it gets annoying when people misspell it because the E is way more common here.

Anonymous 18385

Who’s Spoony? I only know that guy who reviews movies whose brother shoots people in the face.

Anonymous 18402

Anonymous 18403

>proxyLlmao you mean VPN? You can't tell if a VPN is being used generally.

I will say this is 100% spoony behavior. Spoony's real/online 1st name is Ebony and this is exactly the type of attention faggotry she'd shit up a thread with.

Anonymous 18404


I’m not saying this for attention. I have literally nobody in my life I feel comfortable talking to about this. It’s unfortunate she uses my name as a pseudonym.Pic related is my hand

Anonymous 18406

Nice man hands shaniqua

Anonymous 18408

nta, but i'm a former janitor (not here) and you can't tell. that's why sites like 4chan disable common ones, because it's difficult to trace samefagging.

Anonymous 18409


Go fuck yourself, bitch

Anonymous 18416

You have cute hands, anon.

Anonymous 18418


Fuck you and your attention whoring.

Anonymous Moderator 18425


Stop the infighting and stay on topic.

Anonymous 18432

Your nails are rlly pretty and healthy

Anonymous 19307

It's just a name anon. Most people don't care that much of the name's original meaning. Being told what Elizabeth means is like a fun trivia, but it doesn't give me religious associations with the name.

Anonymous 19308


Alex, I've always hated it because of how common it is. But, my sister has a really unique name and she has always hated it because it is so weird. It is pretty weird tbh, but I'm not going to say it because its kind of one of a kind.

Anonymous 19316


>Alex, I've always hated it because of how common it is.
It's gone down significantly in the majority of western countries, and it means "defender of men" so that's kinda 'Stacy' lol.

Also a prettyboy had it.

Anonymous 19321


I mean when I was in high school there was at least usually two or three Alexs. And that was even with about 80% of the class being brown Indians who usually didn't have European names.

Anonymous 19355

He was short though…

Anonymous 19363

>he carries empire to the east
>you carry him to the bedroom
It's a bonus in this case.

Anonymous 19365

I went on a school trip once where 1 in every 5 people was called Alex

Anonymous 19370


Literally my fucking life. But, I've recently have gotten reconnected with my Italian heritage and I do like the Italian version of the name better.

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