We spell it differently. Includes a pre python Eric Idle.
Thu 10 Jan, 2019 10:03 am
I haven't ignored Chinese and Japanese names. I am just too ignorant to bring it up.
Thu 10 Jan, 2019 02:16 pm
These are Spanish names with Latin or Germanic roots that are still used today, although they sound as if you could blow the dust off them:
Guillermo (in French Guillaume, "William")
Sat 12 Jan, 2019 08:44 am
Gene Autry's real first name was Orvon.
Sun 16 Aug, 2020 11:47 pm
Happened across an item yesterday about a former Senator from Arkansas, by the name of Kaneaster. That was his first name.
Mon 17 Aug, 2020 04:41 am
I had a great aunt named Elfrieda. Everyone called her husband "Win" which I thought for years was short for Winston but turned out to be Winstanley.