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# whats-in-a-name - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Stuttgart reveal striker has been playing under a false identity
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# The Name Of The Game

Stuttgart reveal striker has been playing under a false identity

Jun 8th 2021, 2:31 PM 12,696 Views 3 Comments

Silas Katompa Mvumpa scored 13 goals last season to help the Bundesliga side to a mid-table finish.

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 28 February, 2020

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 111,444 Views 49 Comments

Jack and Emily are on top again.

# whats-in-a-name - Monday 15 October, 2018

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 45,636 Views 58 Comments

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

# whats-in-a-name - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

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 10,744 Views 18 Comments

The new franchise will enter the MLS in 2020.

# whats-in-a-name - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 12th 2018, 9:42 PM 37,231 Views 40 Comments

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

# whats-in-a-name - Monday 4 June, 2018

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season
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# What's In A Name?

Heineken returns as Champions Cup title sponsor from next season

Jun 4th 2018, 9:10 AM 15,087 Views 24 Comments

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

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 20 April, 2018

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 31,327 Views 26 Comments

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

# whats-in-a-name - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

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 13,720 Views 41 Comments

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

# whats-in-a-name - Friday 29 December, 2017

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 26,101 Views 59 Comments

Is yours in the top five list?

# whats-in-a-name - Sunday 23 July, 2017

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 23,386 Views 72 Comments

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