Sunday, 1 April 2018

2068 Novel Name of the Day

Dick Ass Auto, company website (www.dickassauto.com), China


This was mentioned by Jeremy Clarkson and his sidekicks on The Grand Tour (S2E5). Chinese companies who want Western-sounding names like Alibaba, Tencent, and Dickass.





Although today is All Fool's Day, this DickAss name is apparently legitimate.

About Novel Names
Name Category: Creation

Friday, 30 March 2018

2067 Novel Name of the Day

Rainie Hui Oi-man, To Kwa Wan, Hong Kong (SCMP letters 7 June 2011)

About Novel Names
Name Category: Creation

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

2066 Novel Name of the Day

Dympna Lee Pui Yee, doctor, Hong Kong 

Dympna is a female name of Irish and Gaelic origin. It is also a saint's name, with many cures of epilepsy and other mental afflictions linked to her. St Dympna is the patroness of the insane.

About Novel Names
Name Category: Rare; Job-based; Occupation-based

Monday, 26 March 2018

2065 Novel Name of the Day

Krystal Ng Wing-lam, Ma On Shan, Hong Kong (SCMP Letters 30 March 2014)

of Greek origin, and the meaning of Krystal is "ice".

About Novel Names
Name Category: Rare

Saturday, 24 March 2018

2064 Novel Name of the Day

Garick Wong, Tai Po, Hong Kong (SCMP Letters 30 March 2014) see Garrick

see Garrick names

About Novel Names
Name Category: Creation; Deletion

Thursday, 22 March 2018

2063 Novel Name of the Day

Christobel Hui, Sha Tin, Hong Kong (SCMP Letters 23 March 2014)

The meaning of the name Christobel is "beautiful Christian".

About Novel Names
Name Category: Rare