Social media users have been sharing the worst baby names they’ve heard after a thread began on Twitter, and some of the entries are hilariously bad – including Psamantha and Kingslayer
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People have been sharing the worst baby names they’ve ever heard and some of the entries are hilariously bad.
Social media users flocked to a popular thread to comment their entries, which range from Diesel Duramax to Psamantha – which we assume is pronounced with a silent ‘P’.
As the Daily Star reports, other entries include Kingslayer, Khaleesi, and Crystal Shining Waters, and one poster shared how a friend named their children after astronomy – not so bad for Galaxy, but not great for Uranus.
Naming your new baby must be a daunting task as you don’t want to choose something that could lead to your child being bullied – but it’s hard to see why one parent settled on Jacuzzi.
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One commenter said: “My coworker named her baby ‘Strawberry Rain.’ Which would be a great baby name, if she had given birth to a bottle of shampoo.”
And another Twitter poster criticised a parent who named their son Anakin despite their other children having traditional names.
A third noted: “Met a girl named Jennifert in college…Jennifer with a T. Why? Because her parents wanted her to be different.”
And, a third commented: “My kids used to have friends in school whose names were Neptune, Galaxy, and Uranus. All girls.
“And no, this is NOT a legend or a myth. Their parents were astronomers. Poor Uranus got it the worst.”
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Also listed on the social media thread was the name Cocaine, Phelany (pronounced the same as Felony), Paige Turner and Kviiilyn (pronounced Kaitlyn as in K-8-lyn).
A teacher wrote: “I’m teaching in an elementary classroom and had a boy named Jacuzzi. That was a fun one.”
“Reinbeaux (pronounced rainbow),” noted another.
We’re surprised that nobody mentioned Elon Musk and singer Grimes’ baby: “X Æ A-12”.
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