Monthly Archives: May 2012

Isaac

Meaning: Laughter Origin: Hebrew Reason for Choosing: It was in my queue. Opinion: I like it. It has a nice sound. It’s biblical, which could be either good or bad depending. It has an interesting meaning and it’s not overly … Continue reading

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Advice: popularity

Pay attention to popularity, but don’t choose a name because of it. Do not choose a name because it’s popular. Seriously. That is one of my least favourite things in the world. Because it’s fruit too hard. And trying too … Continue reading

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Claudia

Meaning: Lame Origin: Feminization of Latin Claude Reason for Choosing: It was in my queue. Not sure why… Maybe I should write this stuff down when I write down the names? Opinion: Nope. I ought to like it, because I … Continue reading

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Blanca

Meaning: White Origin: Spanish Reason for Choosing: It’s been floating around in my head for a while now. It’s getting quite annoying. I’m hoping blogging will get rid of it. Opinion: I much prefer Bianca, a name which is also … Continue reading

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Étiennette

Meaning: Crown, garland Origin: French feminization of Étienne Reason for Choosing: I found it on this blog and it interested me. Opinion: I like it. I would never use it, but I think it’s cute. It’s very frilly and feminine, which … Continue reading

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Maina

Meaning: Bitter Origin: Breton diminutive of Mariana (Pronunciation: Mah-EE-nah) Reason for Choosing: I found this blog today, which had posted about the name Maina. Very good blog, I suggest y’all check it out. Opinion: Nice name, nice sound. Very original … Continue reading

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Nevaeh

Meaning: **none** Origin: Modern invented name; Heaven backwards Reason for choosing: It stick out to me in the 2011 USA top 100 names. Opinion: It’s atrocious. It’s sound is ridiculous, it’s near impossible to spell and to say and it … Continue reading

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