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    What’s In A Name

    What’s in a name? A name can carry a lot of cultural and familial significance. Also, one’s name often becomes a distinct summation of one’s personality, though this distinction isn’t just inherent once your first and last are printed on your birth certificate. It builds as the personality develops. Even so, we can make a lot of assumptions upon hearing someone’s name. If we know someone else by that name, we may associate people by this name with having similar personality traits. By that same token, names that sound exotic or nontraditional can offer an air of mystery or lead people to draw other conclusions. It is no coincidence, then,…