What's The Weirdest Name You've Heard A Patient Name Her Baby? - page 154
Hi, I was wondering about some of those weird names that you've probably encountered in L&D and PP. I remember when I had my maternity rotation a couple of weeks ago, one of the nurses said she... Read More
Jan 11, '09First names that have come though our homecares intake department recently
Most popular name past month: Crystal
We've repeatedly toyed with idea of writing a modern day baby name book...sure it would be a best sellar!
Jan 12, '09We have a boy named by his 4-year-old brother, 'Davian'. (Not Damian, 'Davian'. Hmmmm)
We also have twin girls of a young teenage mom: 'Angela' & 'Angelina'.
Guess the twins will have to fight over who gets to use the nickname 'Angie'.
I wish I could be a fly on the wall when the twin are preschoolers and the mom is calling out to them when they both are acting up. Heck, I say the wrong name enough with my twins as it is, and they are 'Caleb' & 'Cameron'.
Jan 12, '09Quote from private peds nurseactually, looking back on this thread, these are actually very common names, i'm surprised you've never heard of them. :dthe weirdests names i have ever heard was a set of twins, and the babie's names were spelled orangejello (pronounced ar-mon-jalo) and lemonjello (pronounced la-mon-jalo), the only thing i could imagine was the mother must have been on a jello craze when she named these poor kids!!!!
can you imagine being called the jello kids????? gosh what on earth was this person thinking????
Jan 12, '09I see some strange names and/or initials when i read the obituaries.
Had a dear male patient whose initials were COK.
Saw in the obits a gentleman named Harold Cox.
My husband went to school with a Richard Stuck, nickname Dick.
Sometimes it's not so much the given name, but the combination of given and surname.
And my little grandson is Xavier :heartbeat born 12-31-08.
Jan 16, '09Dorcas (usual) is an ancient Greek girl's name. Not to be confused with Dorkus, often paired with Doofus in naming loony twins.
Jan 18, '09Boy some people can really be "creative" with names, huh?????
I knew a boy named Harry DeCock, he started homeschooling because he was teased mercilessly
My daughter goes to school with a little girl named Reality
Jan 18, '09Oh my, my, my...I could list so many!!! Probably, the most recent was Dirtbike Susie and Shithead. Yep! That's right...but you say it like Shi-thead. Also...
-Damya (Dam ya)
-Neveah (Heaven spelled backwards...I have no idea how to say it!)
I'm sure I'm leaving off a host of apostrophes, dashes, and other ridiculous punctuation!
Jan 19, '09Years ago somebody named the elderly lady I took care of. Her name was Molester. Pronounced MO-lester.