I’m collecting names. I have two perfect names so far, and I’d love to get more. The two I have are both baseball players:
Aren’t they great? The assonance and alliteration and overall rhythm of each is spectacular. If you know of any other great names, post them here!
8 thoughts on “Collecting Names”
What about Samantha Mathis?
Bunny Blalock…it makes me smile.
One of my daughters has a friend named Alana Kualapai (pronounced Koala-pie). Prettiest name I’ve ever heard.
my sons name is dax minamina kyualapai
Atlas Soloman. I always thought it was a cool name.
Hose Humanez (Jose Jumanez?)
I found another: Moab-Dib, from Frank Herbert’s Dune
Toxin Shinawat is my phonetic spelling of the former Prime Minister of Thailand, (actually spelled in English Thaksin Shinawatra). Thailand may be a mess politically, but their names–especially this one–are so melodic; I love the way it rolls off the tongue.