What's The Weirdest Name You've Heard A Patient Name Her Baby? - page 173

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   sharpeimom
    Quote from biggirl513
    here are 3 names i've heard:

    ulysses grant


    crystal chandelier (chandelier being her middle name)
    our newest rescue cat is named ulysses simpson grant and we call him 'lyssie. our cats are named for presidents, first ladies and poets. our vet uses a sign-in sheet and it's fun to watch people who sign in after us glance around and try to figure out what darned fool named their animal that ...

  2. by   nurseob7
    When I was a new nurse, we would give a medication called Deladumone to suppress lactation.
    I explained the medication to the new mother, and do you know how she responded?
    "Deladumone, I like that name. Yep, thats what I'm going to name her".

    Yes, one of the many reasons I love being a nurse ! Every day is unique !
  3. by   beckster.rn
    A little girl named Poyson Ivy (mom was 16, grandma tried to talk her out of it)
    Ovene Berlene (first and middle)
    Allegra D.
    ESPN (prounouced Ehspen)
    James James (first and last)
    Tearhanni (tyranny)
    Sugar Baby (little boy)
    Moahamar Kudafi
    Last (mom swears he is the very last one)
    Sterling Silver
    Almighty Dollar
    Queen Furaday (she wears a crown around town...no lie)
    Rio (where she was conceived)
    Surprise (she was)
  4. by   Furwillfly
    Who that's right they named their girl "Who"
  5. by   brillohead
    Quote from Furwillfly
    Who that's right they named their girl "Who"
    Don't you feel sorry for that kid's softball coach?

    "Who's on first...."

  6. by   rzacharr
    I heard of Twins Named Evian and Dissani.....................
  7. by   rph3664
    Some of us were discussing Roy Orbison on another website, and I looked him up to find out when he died. (1988 - had no idea it had been that long.)

    His father's name was Orbie Orbison.
  8. by   lisababyrn
    "Kickstart" for little girl whose family was into motorcyles!
  9. by   ElvishDNP
    I dunno, I think Kickstart is kinda cool!!
  10. by   usiv
    my chemist daughter wants to name daughters "Ethyl" and "Ester"!!!
  11. by   rph3664
    Quote from dl4369
    my chemist daughter wants to name daughters "Ethyl" and "Ester"!!!
    Considering that the old fashioned names are coming back for girls, that might not seem so weird.

    When I was taking organic chemistry, I saw a story in a magazine somewhere about a woman named Methylene. This was around the time that I saw a reference to the movie "Psycho" and read that word as P-S-Y and an aldehyde group.

  12. by   MMullican
    In my town we have an Ob/Gyn PA named Haref Agina. Say it out loud. Yep... Im serious...
  13. by   sharpeimom
    over the weekend, in the paper: a baby boy was born and his name is ... "stylin'." yuck!