The Perfect Name!
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August 5th, 2011, 01:39 AM
Join Date: Jan 2011
Originally Posted by
But just for fun, let's think about this more deeply, shall we?
(Nicole -> Nicolette -> Colette; Wayne -> Rayne)
Nicole is Greek and means Victory of the People. Well, technically that's Nicholas, but Nicole is the feminine form of Nicholas, so it's the same thing.
The obvious answer is Victoria, since you like it, and it means Victory. So it's sort of like Nicole in meaning, plus, you would have WON the name battle.
Other victory names:
means King's Victory
means Victorious people (sort of - it's a made up name. I'm not sure who decided what it means)
means Bringer of Victory
means Good Victory
means Victory bringer
, and by extension,
means Beautiful victory
means peaceful victory
The Laur-names (
Laurel, Laura, Lauren
) are derived from the laurel leaf, which was commonly made into a crown to signify victory.
is Old English and means "wagon maker." (Wow really?)
Other names that mean this:
. No female ones.
I've already suggested
as alternatives to Wayne. You could also do
, but I personally wouldn't, lol.
Another angle: A famous Wayne is John Wayne. Feminine forms of John include:
Johnna, Johanna, Joan, Joanna, Joanie, Gianna, Gianina, Jane, Jan, Jean, Jeannine, Shona, Vanna, Yannick, Yoanna
Some combinations I actually like:
And there are many other combinations that certainly don't sound bad. I'm not sure how I feel about Sigfreda, Eunice, and Beatrice, though.
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