Tuesday, 14 August 2018

2106 Notable Name of the Day

Icy Po, Tsui Lam, letters page, SCMP, HK (21 March 2018) 

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Name Category: Creation

Sunday, 12 August 2018

2105 Notable Name of the Day

Yanice Leung, Kwai Chung, letters page, SCMP, HK (1 March 2018)

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Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Friday, 10 August 2018

2104 Notable Name of the Day

Lauranda Wong, Ma On Shan, letters, SCMP (“Try harder to help visually impaired”, February 24, 2018)

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Name Category: Creation

Wednesday, 8 August 2018

2103 Novel Name of the Day

Elbert Lee, letters, SCMP (“To protect Hong Kong’s identity, safeguard English”, February 2, 2018)
 
Of Old English origin, and the meaning of Elbert is "noble, bright". Variant of Albert.

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Name Category: Rare; Substitution

Monday, 6 August 2018

2102 Novel Name of the Day


Yoyo Wong, Kwai Chung, letters page, SCMP, HK (2 March 2018)

see many other Yoyo's

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Name Category: Creation; somewhat common in Hong Kong

Saturday, 4 August 2018

2101 Novel Name of the Day


Anfield Tam, Quarry Bay, letters page, SCMP, Hong Kong (2 March 2018)

see 1621 Novel Name of the Day, which is Manchester United influenced.


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Name Category: Creation; Geography based

Thursday, 2 August 2018

2100 Novel Name of the Day


Adora Cheung, US-based entrepreneur, cofounder of Homejoy (now defunct) and featured in How to Start a Startup

Adora is of Greek, Old German and Latin origin, and the meaning of Adora is "a gift; beloved; adored"

Also see Eudora names

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Name Category: Rare