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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16905 on: September 27, 2012, 10:55:27 PM »
In the paper today (Births section):

De'Nallee.  A boy, yes, a boy.

Strangely enough, his siblings have more mainstream names:  Michael, Alycia, Bailey, and Kaitlyn.  I tried to figure out where the De'Nallee came from (combos of parent's name?) but couldn't seen anything in the article.

I wonder if it is one of those place of conception name after a trip to Denali National Park in Alaska, USA. But made more Unique with spelling.

I actually thought that too because that is the only pronunciation that I could up with.  But while Denali would be sort of a cool name, De'Nallee just isn't.  Poor kid.


Somehow I don't think that DS #1 would have been happy with any kind of dimunative  of Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, either.  His dad always said that it was Newfoundland (way more colourful) but I knew...

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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16906 on: September 29, 2012, 12:04:26 AM »
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« Reply #16907 on: September 29, 2012, 01:48:24 AM »
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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16908 on: October 05, 2012, 12:19:40 AM »
we had a kid register for a soccer team with the legal name of DorDor 

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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16909 on: October 05, 2012, 07:18:14 PM »
There was an obituary in the paper today for someone named Vendetta.
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« Reply #16910 on: October 05, 2012, 07:20:06 PM »
There was an obituary in the paper today for someone named Vendetta.

Was her nickname V? *slinks away*

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« Reply #16911 on: October 07, 2012, 12:35:51 AM »
I met a lady named Prussia today.  She was no wheres near old enough for even her parents to have been from there.

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« Reply #16912 on: October 07, 2012, 09:56:53 AM »
I met a lady named Prussia today.  She was no wheres near old enough for even her parents to have been from there.
Maybe they were from King of Prussia, in PA?
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« Reply #16913 on: October 07, 2012, 02:42:57 PM »
I met a lady named Prussia today.  She was no wheres near old enough for even her parents to have been from there.
Maybe they were from King of Prussia, in PA?
More likely her parents just like the way the name looks and sounds.  Or they think the place (city or country) is pretty.

I have a cousin named after a city her parents visited before she was born that her parents thought the city and the name were both pretty.  Funny thing - the name is Spanish but they pronounce it phonetically in English. 

No, I won't post her name.

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« Reply #16914 on: October 07, 2012, 05:20:56 PM »
ShanAnne. Pronounced like Shannon.

So why didn't they just name her Shannon?  ::)
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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16915 on: October 07, 2012, 05:38:13 PM »
Or Shannan, so they could say, "Shannan, like Shannon, with two a's."
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« Reply #16916 on: October 07, 2012, 07:49:52 PM »
Saw one in today's paper - Princess.
Yeah, because that won't get her sterotyped or teased...
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« Reply #16917 on: October 07, 2012, 07:57:14 PM »
Saw one in today's paper - Princess.
Yeah, because that won't get her sterotyped or teased...

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« Reply #16918 on: October 08, 2012, 06:23:21 AM »
One of my older brothers had a classmate named Lady.
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Re: Baby Names - You're kidding Right???
« Reply #16919 on: October 08, 2012, 06:47:28 AM »
I have seen the name 'twister' somewhere, and 'Brain'.
I don't like in an english-speaking country though, but twister is mostly known because of the game with that name. Brain is a misspelling of Brian. Let me also add that most people here do actually know how to speak english, so they should be aware of the issue.