Britain’s parents are naming their babies Khaleesi, Arya and Tyrion
LONDON — You’re on the way to the register office, about to bestow a name on a new human being that will stick with them for life. Something they’ll tell their teacher on the first day of school, have writ large in their passport, and perhaps, sometime in the future, repeat at the alter as they make their vows in front of everyone they know.
You look into their big, innocent eyes and think, yes, that is definitely a Tyrion.
The character is one several TV figures providing inspiration for names given to children in the UK in 2014, according to new figures from Britain’s Office of National Statistics, with 17 unfortunate kids named Tyrion. Read more…