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July 28th, 2009, 02:41 PM
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are there any names out there that are strongly a nationality name?

i dont mean like.. Michael bc its hebrew.. i mean the names that SCREAM a certain nationality..

i LOVE the name Alessandro.. but its to long for me to use for a first name
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July 28th, 2009, 03:05 PM
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like Ireland and London?

or Fabio and Vincenzo?

or Cohen and Abram? Everyone asks me if we're Jewish, aaaand we're not, lol, just love the names.
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July 28th, 2009, 03:09 PM
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July 28th, 2009, 04:49 PM
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There are tons! I seem to really like names that are Russian or German or Scandinavian or other European nationalities. Some of the names from my list that are very much associated with other nationalities are:

Dimitri
Mikhail
Fyodor
Nikolai
Claus
Ghislaine (tres Francais!)
Liesel
Svetlana

There are many more that I love as well!
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July 28th, 2009, 05:00 PM
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^ Svetlana.. I loooooove that name.
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July 28th, 2009, 05:22 PM
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Here are some different ones I found:

Bruno
Caio
Carlos
Eduardo
Gerson
Diego or Diogo
Felipe

Milene
Bianca
Clara
Lidianne/Litianne
Lidia
Clarissa
Cátia/Kátia
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July 30th, 2009, 02:20 AM
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I love Eliana and Mattea but DH thinks they're too "ethnic"-- whatever that means
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July 30th, 2009, 06:11 AM
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I love Gianna, but I keep hearing from the inlaws it's too Italian. DH and I are NOT Italian but I love the name!!
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July 30th, 2009, 06:36 AM
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I like Caius, Inger, Ingrid, Brigitte, Marguaritte, and Olga. Our last name is Swedish, but even discounting the fact that DH's dad was adopted.. we're just not Swedish, lol. We don't know anything about Sweden. So while INger and Ingrid would work with our last name, it doesn't work with us.
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July 30th, 2009, 07:56 AM
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I think Pedro and Pablo sound a little too ethnic to borrow.
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July 30th, 2009, 08:51 AM
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