Baby name help

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Registered: 05-29-2010
Baby name help
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Sat, 05-29-2010 - 8:24pm

I am having the hardest time with a name. I want a unique name for a girl but I dont want to go the celebrity route of uniqueness. I like the following three names but cant decide. I

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Registered: 08-11-2009
Sun, 05-30-2010 - 8:25pm
I love Malea, but people will never pronounce it correctly. The only way I can think to change the spelling would be Maleah, but people will say May-leah.
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Registered: 02-24-2001
Sun, 05-30-2010 - 8:54pm
I like Malea best. Maybe Malaya? Maleia? Malaia? or Mallaya? I like the last best because it is truly phonically correct.
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Registered: 05-14-2003
Sun, 05-30-2010 - 9:00pm

I think Malaya is a good way to spell it and it is lot more clear about pronunciation.

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Registered: 02-24-2001
Sun, 05-30-2010 - 9:05pm
I like Alia too..but I like the spelling Aleah best.