Saturday, 31 January 2015

1510 HKSAR Name of the Day

Benson Tsang Chi-ho, an interior designer who made a name for himself (pun intended) by spending his HK$6,000 government handout on buying food for Hong Kong's hungry.

see other Bensons at 0048, 0403, 0985, 0987 and 1349 HKSAR Names of the Day

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Rare; son-suffix; somewhat common in Hong Kong

Thursday, 29 January 2015

1509 HKSAR Name of the Day

Sky Cheng Kee-tin (Mr), barrister who is accused of being incompetent in handing lesbian policewoman Lee Suk-yin's case, failing to follow instructions or produce new evidence to help her. Lee's elder sister Jupiter Lee told the Court of First Instance that Sky Cheng had molested her in May 2011.

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Name Category: Rare

Tuesday, 27 January 2015

1508 HKSAR Name of the Day

Jupiter Lee Suk-man (Ms), elder sister of lesbian policewoman Lee Suk-yin who was convicted in 2011 for assaulting and intimidating her girlfriend, Hong Kong

the meaning of Jupiter is "the supreme god"

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Creation for females; Rare for males; Self-important

Sunday, 25 January 2015

1507 HKSAR Name of the Day

Jelinda Chin, Malaysian Chinese teaching associate who married gweilo Mark Chapman a regional director of an insurance company, after meeting at a gym in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where they were attending muay Thai classes


About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution; Malaysian Chinese?

Friday, 23 January 2015

1506 HKSAR Name of the Day

Freeman Lau Siu-hong, vice-chairman, Design Centre, Hong Kong

errr, just in case there is any doubt ... the meaning of Freeman is "a free man, one freed from bound servitude to an overlord"

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Name Category: Rare

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

1505 HKSAR Name of the Day

Cowen Chiu But-kau, president of the Windsurfing Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Monday, 19 January 2015

1504 HKSAR Name of the Day

Echo Zhu (Ms), chief concierge, The Peninsula Hotel, Hong Kong

credit to Joyce Lau   
see Touring Hong Kong's Waterways

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Rare; mainland Chinese?