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Halloween baby names..

What are some names that sort of creep you out?

My mom always disliked the name Damien because of the movie "the omen".


Asked by xxhazeldovexx at 9:29 PM on Oct. 5, 2010 in Baby Names

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  • Elvira, Damien, Blair, Carrie, Drusilla, Morticia, Samara, Wednesday

    They don't freak me out, but those are some names with some "spooky" stories behind them.

    Answer by poptart0325 at 9:46 AM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I've always thought Ophelia was a sort of haunted name. I actually kind of like it, but there is something a little bit spooky about it. I remember a poem I read many years ago about a girl named Ophelia who drowned herself, but even without that connection, I still think it's an eerie name.

    Answer by vicesix at 9:31 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Vicesix, Ophelia is Hamlet's sister (Shakespeare) and she drowned herself in the play. I do love that name though, and it was in our top 3 for a while.

    Answer by SarahLeeMorgan at 9:34 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • MALACHI!! Oh I could never ever name my child Malachi after seeing the children of the corn!

    Answer by gottalovemyboys at 4:14 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Chuck or Chuckie LOL

    Answer by FXmomTo3 at 6:07 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Gage

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 9:31 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • I don't think there are any names that creep me out!

    Answer by SarahLeeMorgan at 9:32 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • I agree with your Mom.

    Answer by ceallaigh at 9:32 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • SarahLeeMorgan, I remember about Shakespeare, but there was a poem (not by Shakespeare) about it that I read in middle school. I'm sure it was inspired by Hamlet, but it wasn't from Hamlet. Must go see if I can google around and find it now, lol.
    Anyone remember this by any chance?

    Answer by vicesix at 9:48 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Where the daisies laugh and blow,
    Where the willow leaves hang down,
    Nonny, nonny, I will go
    There to weave my lord a crown.

    Willow, willow, by the brook,
    Trailing fingers green and long,
    I will read my lord a book,
    I will sing my love a song.

    Though he turns his head away,
    Nonny, nonny, still I sing,
    Ditties of a heart gone gray,
    And a hand that bears no ring.

    Water, water, cold and deep,
    Hold me fast that I may sleep.
    Death with you is hardly more
    Than the little deaths before.

    Answer by vicesix at 9:51 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

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