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#what's in a name?

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 28 February, 2020

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year
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Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year

Feb 28th 2020, 12:30 PM 108,150 Views 49 Comments

Jack and Emily are on top again.

# whats-in-a-name - Monday 15 October, 2018

Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland
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Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland

Oct 15th 2018, 3:37 PM 45,582 Views 58 Comments

A study of Irish birth records by Ancestry revealed which names have fallen from usage since 1917.

# whats-in-a-name - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

David Beckham's MLS franchise finally revealed as Inter Miami
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# Inter On A Mission

David Beckham's MLS franchise finally revealed as Inter Miami

Sep 5th 2018, 11:55 AM 10,740 Views 18 Comments

The new franchise will enter the MLS in 2020.

# whats-in-a-name - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Macedonia agrees to change its name, ending decades-long dispute with Greece
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Macedonia agrees to change its name, ending decades-long dispute with Greece

Jun 12th 2018, 9:42 PM 37,230 Views 40 Comments

If the deal is approved by both countries’ parliaments, Macedonia will be known as the Republic of North Macedonia.

# whats-in-a-name - Monday 4 June, 2018

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season
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# What's In A Name?

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season

Jun 4th 2018, 9:10 AM 15,086 Views 24 Comments

EPCR has secured a four-year title sponsorship deal with the Dutch brewing company.

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 20 April, 2018

The King of Swaziland has changed the country's name to eSwatini From TheJournal.ie

The King of Swaziland has changed the country's name to eSwatini

Apr 20th 2018, 1:44 PM 31,188 Views 26 Comments

The name Swaziland angers some citizens as it is a mix of Swazi and English.

# whats-in-a-name - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Why Macedonia has been embroiled in a decades-long row with Greece about its name
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Why Macedonia has been embroiled in a decades-long row with Greece about its name

Jan 17th 2018, 9:40 AM 13,705 Views 41 Comments

ICYMI: Macedonia is both the name of a Balkan country, and the name of a northern province in Greece.

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 29 December, 2017

Emily and Jack are the most popular baby names in Ireland
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Emily and Jack are the most popular baby names in Ireland

Dec 29th 2017, 3:00 PM 26,098 Views 67 Comments

Is yours in the top five list?

# whats-in-a-name - Sunday 23 July, 2017

So, what's the deal with Ireland naming and shaming drink drivers?
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So, what's the deal with Ireland naming and shaming drink drivers?

Jul 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 23,224 Views 72 Comments

Come December, Ireland is to begin naming and shaming people convicted of a host of road traffic offences.