Thursday, 30 August 2018

2114 Notable Name of the Day

Mecky Poon Shiu-wah, D300xxx, Notice of Bankruptcy Order in the High Court of the HKSAR Court of First Instance, Hong Kong (22 June 2018)
 
About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

2113 Notable Name of the Day

Funny Ho Pui-chuen, G666xxx, Notice of Bankruptcy Order in the High Court of the HKSAR Court of First Instance, Hong Kong (22 June 2018)
 
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Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Sunday, 26 August 2018

2112 Notable Name of the Day

Garbie Lee Si-heng, Y070xxx, Notice of Bankruptcy Order in the High Court of the HKSAR Court of First Instance, Hong Kong (22 June 2018)
 
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Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Friday, 24 August 2018

2111 Notable Name of the Day

Kiwanie Lau Shuk-kwan, G455xxx, Notice of Bankruptcy Order in the High Court of the HKSAR Court of First Instance, Hong Kong (22 June 2018)
 
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Name Category: Creation

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

2110 Notable Name of the Day

Herice Yip, Tseung Kwan O, letters page, SCMP, HK (10 March 2018) 

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation

Monday, 20 August 2018

2109 Notable Name of the Day

Clarins Ng, Hang Hau, letters page, SCMP, HK (5 March 2018) 

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Brand-based

Saturday, 18 August 2018

2108 Notable Name of the Day

Yuki Pang, Tseung Kwan O, letters page, SCMP, HK (4 March 2018)

Other individuals named Yuki (here)
 
About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; somewhat common in Hong Kong

Thursday, 16 August 2018

New Notable Name at your service!

Keen readers of this site will have noticed the name change to ... Notable Names.

This site is always committed to collecting, communicating and commenting on people's names that stand out from the crowd. Hong Kong is such a rich resource for this and reflects favourably about the mindset of people here. Notable names are also present in other countries and cultures, which will be mentioned in future posts.

Thank you to everyone for visiting, contributing and commenting on this site over the years.

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2107 Notable Name of the Day

Wings Jean Kung Yuen-bik, G669xxx, notice of bankruptcy in the High Court of the HKSAR Court of First Instance, Hong Kong (2 March 2018)
 
About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation

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)

About Notable Names
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)

About Notable Names
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.

About Notable Names
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

About Novel Names
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.


About Novel Names
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

About Novel Names
Name Category: Rare