Thursday, 17 January 2019

Kandy Wong Notable Name of the Day 2215

Kandy Wong, reporter, SCMP, Hong Kong


About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Kandy Wong Notable Name of the Day 2214

Kandy WongShan-yee, 25-year-old Cantopop celebrity in 2013 (born 16 October 1987), Hong Kong 

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Gravis Cheng Notable Name of the Day 2213

Gravis Cheng, Yuen Long, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 15 Jan 2013)

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation

Monday, 14 January 2019

Hoyan Ip Notable Name of the Day 2212

Hoyan Ip (Ms), UK-based designer (masters graduate at Kingston University, London), Hong Kong. Reference from SCMP article. 

 Hoyan Ip (centre)

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Phonetic-based?

Sunday, 13 January 2019

Ringo Lam Notable Name of the Day 2211

Ringo Lam Chun-chiu, valuation director (property agent), AG Wilkinson & Associates (surveyors), Hong Kong

Of Old English origin, and the name Ringo means "ring".

See many other Ringo names from Hong Kong

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

Saturday, 12 January 2019

Berlin Chu Notable Name of the Day 2210

Berlin Chu Chim-ying, Tai Wai, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 12 Jan 2013)

Of German origin, and the meaning of Berlin is "borderline".


About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare for males

Friday, 11 January 2019

Pia Wong Notable Name of the Day 2209

Pia Wong, executive director, Bring Me a Book, Hong Kong (literacy advocate)

Of Latin origin, and the meaning of Pia is "pious, reverent".
 

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare

Thursday, 10 January 2019

Cats On Cars

As seen in Hong Kong ...




see Car Plates



Osiris Law Notable Name of the Day 2208

Osiris Law, Sheung Shui, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 10 Jan 2013)

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation

Wednesday, 9 January 2019

Ady Leung Notable Name of the Day 2207

Ady Leung, general manager, World Cancer Research Fund Hong Kong

Of Old German origin, and the meaning of Ady is "noble kind".

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare Female name

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Galant Ng Notable Name of the Day 2206

Galant Ng Ka-lun, blind long-distance runner, rehabilitation worker, Hong Kong. Reference SCMP news story.

 Galant Ng 



About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation; Phonetic-based

Monday, 7 January 2019

Carwyn Lee Notable Name of the Day 2205

Carwyn Lee Kai-chun, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 7 Jan 2013)

Of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Carwyn is "love, fair, blessed"

About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare

Sunday, 6 January 2019

Jackie Yung Chak-ki Notable Name of the Day 2204

Jackie Yung Chak-ki, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 7 Jan 2013)
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About Notable Names
Name Category: Somewhat common; Phonetic-based

Saturday, 5 January 2019

Prince Wong Notable Name of the Day 2203

Prince Wong Tze-kin, 22-year-old adventure coach, Hong Kong  (2013) and cycling friends 

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About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare; Self-important

Friday, 4 January 2019

Taylor Chung Notable Name of the Day 2202

Taylor Chung Tai-loi, 24-year-old City University graduate of policy studies, Hong Kong (2013) and cycling friends 



About Notable Names
Name Category: Rare; Phonetic-based

Thursday, 3 January 2019

Tim Yu Tin-yu Notable Name of the Day 2201

Tim Yu Tin-yu, 27-year-old quantity surveyor, Hong Kong (2013) and cycling friends 

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About Notable Names
Name Category: Common; Phonetic-based

Wednesday, 2 January 2019

Hotkiss Law Notable Name of the Day 2200

Hotkiss Law Yip-man, 25-year-old construction supervisor, Hong Kong (2013) and three cycling friends with notable names
About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

Caesy Lui Notable Name of the Day 2199

Caesy Lui, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 1 Jan 2013)

About Notable Names
Name Category: Creation