Saturday, 17 November 2018

Ivan Ho Notable Name of the Day 2161

Ivan Ho Man-yiu, member, Harbourfront Commission, Hong Kong

Play on Ivanhoe novel.

-->see also Lancelot Chan

About Notable Names
Name Category: Common but Creative; Literature based

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Jeffie Lam Notable Name of the Day 2160


Jeffie Lam (Ms), senior reporter, SCMP, Hong Kong (reference)


About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Vega Wong Notable Name of the Day 2159


Vega Wong Sau-wai (Ms), assistant director, Home Affairs Department, HKSAR Government (reference)

Vega a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and its meaning is "falling vulture". Also the brightest star in the group of stars called Lyra.

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare

Sunday, 11 November 2018

Sulu Sou Notable Name of the Day 2158

Sulu Sou Ka-hou, lawmaker/legislator, government, Macau SAR (reference). 

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Star Trek pop culture?

Friday, 9 November 2018

Queenie Lam Notable Name of the Day 2157


Queenie Lam Ching-chi, senior scientific officer, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong (reference)

see other Queenie names found in Hong Kong

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare; somewhat common in Hong Kong

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Kanis Leung Notable Name of the Day 2156


Kanis Leung, reporter, SCMP, Hong Kong 

see other Kanis names at 0697 and 1199   


About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution; somewhat common in Hong Kong?

Monday, 5 November 2018

Kinsley Ng 2155 Notable Name of the Day

Kinsley Ng Kwan-luff, 10, among the first passengers to travel on board the Vibrant Express – the MTR Corp’s train on the high-speed railway line - from Hong Kong to Shenzhen on 23 September 2018.

-->Kinsley means "king's meadow" and is an alternate form of Kingsley (Old English).

see 0799 Notable Name of the Day

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare