Tuesday, 20 February 2018

2048 Novel Name of the Day


Birdy Cheng Yu-pang (Mr), 25-year-old physics graduate who is the only Hongkonger among 1,058 candidates for a one-way space migration to Mars via Dutch foundation Mars One (that plans to establish outposts on the planet's surface in 2024); news article February 2014  

Mr Birdy Cheng

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Name Category: Creation; Nature-based

Sunday, 18 February 2018

2047 Novel Name of the Day

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Arion Wong Po-yin, G690xxx, notice of bankruptcy order (30 January 2015), Court of First Instance, Hong Kong

The name of a Greek poet and musician from about 700 BC.

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Name Category: Rare; Literature-based

Friday, 16 February 2018

2046 Novel Name of the Day


Clovis Wong Man-sze, Tseung Kwan O, Hong Kong (SCMP Letters 29 January 2015)

Boy's name of Old German origin, and the meaning of Clovis is "renowned fighter".

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Name Category: Rare

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Hangry about Balloon Heads

This is a striking mugshot of a large baby-like head. Just saying so because I'm hangry -- hungry and angry at the same time! Or am I hemoting -- hungry and emoting?

Michael Knight, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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Reference

Chloe Kim: Why do some people get 'hangry'?








Wednesday, 14 February 2018

2045 Novel Name of the Day

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Finnie Tang Yuet-ngor, notice of bankruptcy order (23 January 2015), Court of First Instance, Hong Kong

BTW, Happy St Valentine's Day ... remember Cupid Chow (also sounds like "stupid cow")


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Name Category: Creation

Monday, 12 February 2018

2044 Novel Name of the Day


Karman Ip Ka-man, K745xxx, notice of bankruptcy order (23 January 2015), Court of First Instance, Hong Kong

This is a boys' name (also used as girls' name). Karman is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Karman is "song".

Carmen and Carman are somewhat more common in Hong Kong

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Name Category: Rare; Phonetic-based

Saturday, 10 February 2018

2043 Novel Name of the Day


Supertrevor Leung Shing-tak, K395xxx, notice of bankruptcy order (23 January 2015), Court of First Instance, Hong Kong

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Name Category: Creation; Self-important