Naming the Fishes

A Blog For Name Lovers Everywhere

Monthly Archives: August, 2013

The Many Names Of Ellen Page

This young actress has played many roles from quirky to intellectual. But it is the names of these characters that intrigue me, Ellen Page might just have the cream of … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · 4 Comments

Born On Imbolc

Author’s Note: This was supposed to be posted on the 2nd of August, but I forgot to finish and publish it. It is Imbolc (also known as Candlemas or Brigid’s … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · 3 Comments


When we think of botanical names, the first to come to mind might be Rose, Violet, Dahlia… But have you ever thought of Celandine, a rare name with interesting origins. … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · 4 Comments

A Little Update ~

As it turns out I will now have Mondays off due to some ninja-ing university timetable skills. Because of this I will be posting at least once every Monday. I … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · 1 Comment