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Thinking we should stay away from this name. Might be too complicated!
Well, we have given up on elsa NN Elsie because a lot of people seem to think of a Cow when they hear Elsie. What if she's chubby? That could be a real problem.
back to the drawing board...
I too would pronounce Leone as Lee-own, I guess I didn't spell it out well.
I guess we could consider Leonora? But I don't know if I real like it becasue some people will say La-nora as opposed to Lee-oh-nor-ah.
I don't know if that even makes sense.
IT'S A GIRL!!!
Recent name ideas:
Elsa Leonie (Lee-Oh-nee)Elsie Leone (Lee-Ohn)
Any thoughts on the combinations?
My son Jack is Yakov Simcha.
The point about the link to Lion through the tribe of Judah is very interesting as my FIL's middle name was Leon.
This information helps to give more options.
and btw I don't know if I am having a boy or girl yet but this info can help either way.
What Hebrew name would you give to a girl for a female Yahuda equivalent?
Wow. Thank you for the thoughtful replies.
His Hebrew name was Yahuda Ben Yitzhak.
I don't really think of Jack as a nickname as a name since he was named after my husbands grandfather Jack. Jews don't realthose the name John, so it surely isn't a nickname for that. all the Jewish Jacks I know, even age 70, are just Jack.