Words Regular reader will know that during my teenage years, I compiled a hard back collection of poems, song lyrics, and other unusual things. Somewhere in the doggeral I compiled a list of names. These were names which are just lovely to say – just the right amount of consonants and vowels in the right order. So I bring this list completely unedited to you now. Keep in mind I started writing it at least ten years ago, and be amazed at who is still current . . . enunciate each name out loud and give your mouth an adventure holiday.

Adrian McKenzie
Alannah Miles
Alison Kitchening
Armyan Bernstein
Babu Subramaniam
Bethany Ringwald
Christina Rossetti
Cosmo Genevese
Danny Vendramini
Elizabeth Hurley
Evelyn Soe
Famke Janssen
Genevieve Joliffe
Isabella Rosellini
Jasmine Coster
Karel Fialka
Lena Olin
Libby Gelman-waxner
Marisa Tomei
Melissa Etheridge
Meredith Frampton
Myriam Mezieres
Nelly Furtado
Oliver Havelok
Susanna Hoffs
Tank Girl
Tilda Swinton

... and of course you should email if you can think of any more...

Suw suggests:
Edith Swanneck
Edward Longshanks
Damian Grammaticu

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