What's The Weirdest Name You've Heard A Patient Name Her Baby? - page 11

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

  1. by   NurseGirlKaren
    This is just too hilarious for me. Obviously I need more sleep.

    Went to school with a girl named Sandy Shores.
  2. by   PediRN
    saw an obituary yesterday for a woman named LaVodka
  3. by   adrienurse
    I always say that if the name would sound like it belongs on a soap opera or a daytime talk show, it's not a good name.
  4. by   adrienurse

    There are a people of Mennonite descent where I live. There are also quite a few people named. Peter Dyck (pronounced dick).

    I used to know a guy whose name was Epiphany. We called him Pif for short.
  5. by   pickledpepperRN
    Twin girls were named "Melody" and "Lyric" because their parents loved music. I think the names are cute if unusual.
  6. by   RNConnieF
    I worked in peds for 5 years and saw all of these:
    Ocean-for a boy
    Aja- sounds like Asia
    Nimrodd-yes as in you nimrodd
    Shithead- sounds like SHA-tied, I had to ask how to say the name cause no one else would!
    Dick- NOT Richard, last name.... Long, chart name Long, Dick
    Erin, Erron, Eucial- triplets
    Erin, Enid- not bad you say? Last name Clair. Dad wanted "all little eclairs"
    Pepsee and Kohla- twins pronounced as Pepsi Cola
    Some times ya just gotta wonder about drugs at delivery.
  7. by   Christel2Rn
    Approx. four years ago when i was working at a pediatric clinic we had a child named "Thelastone" pronounced "thu-lest-oney"
  8. by   sbic56
    Zigmont...no doubt he will be called Ziggy someday
  9. by   Cletus
    Forgot about a kiddo we had on peds mother had scalded her buttocks are you ready her name was Rosie Arce
  10. by   JenniferNRN
    Aja- sounds like Asia
    I work with a woman whose 21 year old daughter is named Aja. I thought it was one of a kind...guess not!

    I know of someone who was named Margarita Vaca...sounds like her parents had a few to drink when she was conceived, huh?
  11. by   nursejws
    I was looking at the babies on the hospital website lastnight - they're all so adorable. Here are some names I came across

    Princess Porshay Tierra
    Heiress Chloriss
    Chasity Deanne and Kasity Leanne (twins)
    Summer Sage
    Mary Margaret Virginia (sounds like a nun in waiting. nothing wrong with any of these 3 names...but together?)
    Talula Reign
    Willow Jai
    Avyn Kishore
    Deandra Rockell & Deondre Deshawn (twin girls)
    Honor Virginia
    Jack Jackson (that's wrong, just wrong)
    Filmon Tewolde Tekle

    That's all for now...time to get ready for work!
  12. by   Sleepyeyes
    OK here goes:

    Big Daddy-- first & last.

    Illiterate mom wanted biblical names for her twins, and she picked them all righty: Sodom & Gomorrah

    I've seen some strange ones, and I remember one pt's that I had to practice saying with a straight face before I could go in there. Mercifully, I've forgotten it. :chuckle
  13. by   Amy ER Nurse
    We had a pt in the ER, a child named Malik Butts. I know they pronouce it May Leek (like what, their diaper???), but it looks like May Lick Butts!!! We also have a big white male pt named Tiny O'Rear!! Well, tiny, it is NOT!!