Posy

(14 Posts)
DitsyDonkey Fri 27-Sep-13 18:35:18

I'm not looking for opinions on the name Posy (as I know it is universally hated by mn) I love it.

I'm wondering if it rhymes with our surname in a bad way. Or surname sounds nearly exactly the same as Trophy so to prevent outing myself do you think Posy Trophy sounds ok?

SpottedDickandCustard Fri 27-Sep-13 18:41:20

Nope, too many "EEEE" sounds. Sounds twee.

Sorry!

daughterofafarmer Fri 27-Sep-13 18:43:27

I am so sorry as I do love Posy, but it doesn't work.

May I suggest changing surname instead not being serious wink

What about Rosy nn Rosy Posy?

CPtart Fri 27-Sep-13 18:51:55

Yikes no!
Posy is bad enough but.....just no.

pictish Fri 27-Sep-13 18:54:03

No I don't, sorry. Sounds like a Lhasa Aoso's show name. Eeek!

pictish Fri 27-Sep-13 18:54:31

Lhasa Apso

efffy Fri 27-Sep-13 18:59:39

I think its a lovely name smile

PollyPlummer Fri 27-Sep-13 19:01:38

Sorry, I wouldn't go for it. More because of the o sounds rather than the ending ee.
Do you like Tansy ?

KateCroydon Fri 27-Sep-13 19:01:51

Please don't. Josephine Trophy sounds good though & Posy is the nn.

MrsBungle Fri 27-Sep-13 19:02:58

No, it doesn't sound good.

DitsyDonkey Fri 27-Sep-13 19:05:52

Ok ok just what I was thinking its too much. Pity.....back to the drawing board.

squoosh Fri 27-Sep-13 19:08:22

I'm picturing lots of Zoolander type male models in a pouting competition.

daughterofafarmer Fri 27-Sep-13 20:31:32

What about Primrose...?

Anri Fri 27-Sep-13 21:11:32

I like Posy, but not with your surname. The repeating O sound and the repeating ending both make it not work.

I like the suggestion of Josephine Trophy with Posy as the nn.

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