slotz: No love for Nimrod?
Fano: Also: Dammit, I planned for 15 years to use the name Sophia for a girl. Totally dashed, now.
fearmongert: slotz: No love for Nimrod?Dont joke... I actually knew a guy named Nimrod.
Kevin72: When I watched Hong Kong movies with my Chinese friends, some of the characters had names like "Tempo" and "Polo".
usernameguy: If I ever have a son, I'm naming him Nebuchadnezzar.
Sudo_Make_Me_A_Sandwich: Why would you want your kid's name to stand out? If you have a fairly common last name, a common first name will give them at least a little privacy from being googled.
UNAUTHORIZED FINGER: Shwoopa, shwoopa, shwoopa, shwoopa... DING!"Noah!""Somebody call?"Shwoopa, shwoopa, shwoopa... DING!"Noah!""Who is that?""It's.. the Lord, Noah""Riight!""Noah!""WHAT!?!"
hasty ambush: Article makes me sad:"Reality TV is one of the biggest style makers today because it gives us a constant new stream of names from all over the place," Wattenberg said.Among the other top risers for girls: Marjorie, Lennon and Jurnee. Jurnee Smollett-Bell is an actress who starred in the TV show "Friday Night Lights."For boys, the fastest rising name was Jayceon, which jumped 845 spots, to No. 206. Two hip hop artists are named Jayceon. One simply goes by the name Jayceon. The other, Jayceon Terrell Taylor, is a rapper who goes by the stage name The Game.Among the other top risers for boys: Milan, Atlas, Jayse and Duke.People who watch "Realtiy" TV and listen to rap should not be allowed to reproduce
Mikeyworld: Sudo_Make_Me_A_Sandwich: Why would you want your kid's name to stand out? If you have a fairly common last name, a common first name will give them at least a little privacy from being googled.Ya don't want to name your kid with a common name because...It's too common.
Snarfangel: usernameguy: If I ever have a son, I'm naming him Nebuchadnezzar.I like to drink, too, but naming him after a huge bottle of wine is a bit much.[1.bp.blogspot.com image 500x745]
gfid: usernameguy: If I ever have a son, I'm naming him Nebuchadnezzar.The poor kid would be ready to kill you after the 8 billionth time he's asked how it's spelled.
neuroflare: When I grew up it seemed like there was another Matthew every 10 feet. Not so anymore, it seems.
cryinoutloud: I got made fun of my entire childhood for my "funny" name, now I am completely sick of hearing it everywhere. It's not fair.
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