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    Ok I must be attracting bad names lately coz we went to a bday party last weekend and the bday boys mum called another boy who was at the party over to get his drink and she called him 'chisel'

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    Quote Originally Posted by SAgirl View Post
    Ok I must be attracting bad names lately coz we went to a bday party last weekend and the bday boys mum called another boy who was at the party over to get his drink and she called him 'chisel'
    As in Cold Chisel? Or Cheezel?

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    Quote Originally Posted by lileitak View Post
    As in Cold Chisel? Or Cheezel?
    Lol I'm not sure of the spelling but it was pronounced chisel

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    Found a unique one "Wactaw".

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    Quote Originally Posted by marissapaul View Post
    Found a unique one "Wactaw".
    Sounds like something Elmer Fudd would say.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TaylorMade View Post
    Sounds like something Elmer Fudd would say.
    Speaking of Elmer Fudd.. is Elmer a real name? Dont think i've ever heard anyone else with it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yoghurt View Post
    Speaking of Elmer Fudd.. is Elmer a real name? Dont think i've ever heard anyone else with it
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    Apparently so

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    I just saw on the names of a set of twin boys, Tiernan and Ruairidh.
    Ruairidh pronounced Rory.

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    As a teacher, ive seen some dooseys. Once taught a girl named KC (pronounced casey) I was marking the roll and i kept saying, yeah i know your initialls but what is your name?! Nearly sent her outside because i thought she was being defiant lol.
    Once taught a girl named 'wonita' (supposed to be spelt 'juanita'). Her family were carnies so not very literate.
    Taught a girl who said she was driving past a paddock and saw a beautiful name on an old oil drum 'kerosene' (she pronounced it 'kerosonie') and named her daughter that.
    Although on the flipside, taught a girl named shevaun (which is usually spelt 'siobhan') so im glad her parents spelt that phonetically.
    I mostly dislike when kids names are misspelt e.g. tieghan. They say to me, "miss, youve misspelt my name" and i feel like saying, "no, your parents misspelt your name when they filked in your birth certificate forms" lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TaylorMade View Post
    I just saw on the names of a set of twin boys, Tiernan and Ruairidh.
    Ruairidh pronounced Rory.
    I think Ruairidh is Gaelic.

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