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#what's in a name?

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Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year
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# What's In A Name?

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year

Feb 28th 2020, 12:30 PM 112,105 Views 49 Comments

Jack and Emily are on top again.

Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland
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# Howiya Now Cyril

Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland

Oct 15th 2018, 3:37 PM 45,707 Views 58 Comments

A study of Irish birth records by Ancestry revealed which names have fallen from usage since 1917.

David Beckham's MLS franchise finally revealed as Inter Miami
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# Inter On A Mission

David Beckham's MLS franchise finally revealed as Inter Miami

Sep 5th 2018, 11:55 AM 10,771 Views 18 Comments

The new franchise will enter the MLS in 2020.

Macedonia agrees to change its name, ending decades-long dispute with Greece
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# What Is In A Name

Macedonia agrees to change its name, ending decades-long dispute with Greece

Jun 12th 2018, 9:42 PM 37,249 Views 40 Comments

If the deal is approved by both countries’ parliaments, Macedonia will be known as the Republic of North Macedonia.

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season
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Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season

Jun 4th 2018, 9:10 AM 15,127 Views 24 Comments

EPCR has secured a four-year title sponsorship deal with the Dutch brewing company.

The King of Swaziland has changed the country's name to eSwatini

The King of Swaziland has changed the country's name to eSwatini

Apr 20th 2018, 1:44 PM 31,478 Views 26 Comments

The name Swaziland angers some citizens as it is a mix of Swazi and English.

Why Macedonia has been embroiled in a decades-long row with Greece about its name
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# Friends Again

Why Macedonia has been embroiled in a decades-long row with Greece about its name

Jan 17th 2018, 9:40 AM 13,755 Views 41 Comments

ICYMI: Macedonia is both the name of a Balkan country, and the name of a northern province in Greece.

Emily and Jack are the most popular baby names in Ireland
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# Oh Baby

Emily and Jack are the most popular baby names in Ireland

Dec 29th 2017, 3:00 PM 26,129 Views 59 Comments

Is yours in the top five list?

So, what's the deal with Ireland naming and shaming drink drivers?
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# What's In A Name?

So, what's the deal with Ireland naming and shaming drink drivers?

Jul 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 23,597 Views 72 Comments

Come December, Ireland is to begin naming and shaming people convicted of a host of road traffic offences.