What's The Weirdest Name You've Heard A Patient Name Her Baby? - page 78
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
Aug 21, '06Occupation: RN Specialty: 6+ year(s) of experience in SDU, Tele, Hospice, Radiology, Education ; From: US ; Joined: Oct '04; Posts: 79; Likes: 15So, I was monitoring PICU the other day and I had a kid named Unique. I guess they decided to skip the whole "that name is so unique" comment and get right to the point! :chuckle
Aug 21, '06Occupation: ER Nurse Specialty: Emergency ; Joined: Sep '02; Posts: 497; Likes: 16"ooh I finally got one....
Baby's whole name was "Hippolito". Mom said it was a hispanic name--she pronounced the H. Which is fine...but to shorten it to HIPPO?"
One of docs has this first name - we call him LITO or HIPPIE
Aug 24, '06Joined: Aug '06; Posts: 2A friend of my high school boyfriend was named Will Dhume pronounced will do me. I knew a family of 5or 6 boys all named exactly the same as their father mom joked that her dh "thought that he was George Foreman." THen just thought of another borther and sister named Summer Flame and Sebastin Blaze.
Aug 24, '06Occupation: CNA Joined: Jul '01; Posts: 25; Likes: 9How about Cashmere. For a Boy of all things. Mom was in here early 50's
Aug 25, '06Occupation: Registered Nurse Specialty: 8 year(s) of experience in med/surg/tele/neuro ; From: US ; Joined: Feb '05; Posts: 1,842; Likes: 664I go to school with a girl named "Princess."
Aug 25, '06Occupation: Director of Nursing of an up and coming Home Health Agency Specialty: 4 year(s) of experience in NICU, Case Management ; Joined: Jul '06; Posts: 28; Likes: 2When I was working in NICU we heard a lot of crazy or weird names. But the few I remember most was Female and twins named Ja Rule and Ashanti.
Aug 25, '06Joined: Apr '06; Posts: 35; Likes: 2I went to school with a guy by the name of Bud Weiser. Weiser is the last name. Poor kid! I have to admit that we chuckled everytime they would say his name over the intercom!
Aug 26, '06Occupation: nursery nurse Specialty: 31 year(s) of experience in Babies, peds, pain management ; From: US ; Joined: Jun '03; Posts: 111; Likes: 51Stealth Baumer...bet his room is decorated with airplanes!!!
Aug 26, '06Occupation: floor nurse Specialty: 2 year(s) of experience in orthopaedics ; Joined: May '06; Posts: 527; Likes: 239not really weird just uncommon trixie belle:spin:
Aug 26, '06Occupation: 20+ yr RN Specialty: 15 year(s) of experience in Critical Care ; From: US ; Joined: May '05; Posts: 7,520; Likes: 4,027Quote from NurseyTonyaLPNWe have decided on Melody. (3 1/2 year old loved it). Thank you everyone who gave suggestions. :wink2:Quote from ZASHAGALKAOH OH! It was one of MY choices.Some "M" names
(Miranda is 144; Mikayla 141)
Aug 26, '06Occupation: 20+ yr RN Specialty: 15 year(s) of experience in Critical Care ; From: US ; Joined: May '05; Posts: 7,520; Likes: 4,027Quote from BROOK9960:trout: Your husband named your child WITHOUT your input. That's a divorcable offense!My husband wanted to name our son John Arthur but I was insistent on naming him after my father Jimmy, so we named our son James Arthur (Arthur is a family name on hubby's side). So three years later my husband wanted to name our second child John Arthur and I told him "ABSOLUTELY NOT.....I AM NOT NAMING MY DAUGHTER THAT!"........I had to go in for emergency surgery and he filled out the birth certificate.......luckily, he did not name her John Arthur......her name is Johnnie Brook!!!!!!!!:smackingf
To quote Stephanie from Full House: How Rude!
Aug 26, '06Joined: Jun '06; Posts: 71; Likes: 1Even though I have not completely read this thread, I believe this name takes the cake! Husband and wife named their son
1st name: Wish
1st Middle name: Dream
2nd Middle name: Reality
Last name: Jackson
Can you believe it? I know these people.
Aug 31, '06Occupation: NICU Nurse Specialty: Neonatal ; Joined: Jan '06; Posts: 9My mom knew a couple in Venezuela who called their daughter Mylady (Mee-lah-dee).
We had twins at work named
Timmy and Tommy (asian last name)
Siraji and Siraja (girls)
A friend named her daughter Darytza (it came to her in a dream. Middle name Orphee)
We have a Pain Nurse in our hospital who's last name is... PAYNE.