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  #1  
April 27th, 2012, 08:41 AM
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Hello. My baby girl will be here in 17 days and I need some feedback on potential names. My husband and I cannot agree on anything except the middle name of Kate. We both made a list of names and the other crossed out all but one. So we have Avery and Aubrey. We are trying to compromise and neither name is our favorite. Which name would you choose? Our 2 year old son is Ethan. Thanks for reading!!!

Avery Kate
Aubrey Kate
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April 27th, 2012, 08:53 AM
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Aubrey is FAR better than Avery, IMO.
Aubrey is sweet and classic.
Avery is common and trendy.
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April 27th, 2012, 11:38 AM
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I also like Aubrey better. Avery is overused. I think you should keep looking though if neither is your favorite.
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April 27th, 2012, 12:06 PM
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I think either is fine but Aubrey Kate sounds better to me than Avery Kate. Just a flow thing.

How about Audrey Kate?
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April 27th, 2012, 12:57 PM
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I like Aubrey Kate
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April 27th, 2012, 01:32 PM
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I also like Aubrey! Avery is unisex and IMO, overused! Aubrey is classic and feminine
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April 27th, 2012, 05:41 PM
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I'll be the odd one out, I like Avery Kate...I've heard Aubrey so much lately I'm sick of it.
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April 27th, 2012, 07:04 PM
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What about Audrey?
I don't really like either, but IMO Avery is more overused and trendy than the alternative.
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April 28th, 2012, 09:35 PM
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As a pre-k teacher, I have seen 3 Aubreys (one was a boy) and no Avery. I like uniqueness but still prefer Aubrey. I agree, though if you dont love either keep looking...or even wait until you see her!
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April 30th, 2012, 04:50 PM
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I prefer Aubrey Kate. I just prefer Aubrey to Avery and I also think the flow is better with Aubrey Kate than Avery Kate.
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May 1st, 2012, 06:39 PM
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Wait till baby comes and see which fits or maybe a new name will trump them both.

Why not use Kate as first name? Save one name for next child? Avery is more unisex. Aubrey is cute I think the meaning "ruler of elves" or something like that is a little strange .
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May 1st, 2012, 08:08 PM
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I like the suggestion of Audrey.

My oldest is Isla Kate, if you're looking for another name.
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May 2nd, 2012, 01:33 PM
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If neither are your favorite you should keep looking! I prefer Aubrey to Avery.

How about:

Sydney Kate

Emery Kate

Nina Kate

Roxy Kate

Heidi Kate

Zoe Kate

Frances Kate

Hadley Kate

Norah Kate

Evelyn Kate (Evie Kate)

Madeline Kate
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May 4th, 2012, 09:59 PM
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I also prefer Aubrey Kate
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May 5th, 2012, 08:00 PM
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Aubrey !
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May 6th, 2012, 01:38 AM
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Aubrey Kate flows better but both are way too trendy for my taste
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May 7th, 2012, 08:48 PM
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I prefer Aubrey in general but also think it flows with Kate much better. Beautiful!
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May 8th, 2012, 10:03 AM
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I prefer Aubrey, and I like Audrey even better. If I met an Avery I wouldn't be sure if Avery was for a boy or a girl, I think it's kind of ambiguous.
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May 8th, 2012, 08:58 PM
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I'm not a fan of unisex names, I feel like it sets the kid up for hassles. Both are unisex, but I think Aubrey is generally more used for females- so it has my vote! I didn't even realize Avery was a girl's name at all.
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