The comments section below the piece is also enlightening.
Recommended reading to anyone interested in novel names.
Creation and Job-based. Credit: Joyce Man
Devil. Whale. Chlorophyll, Violante, Treacle — you name it, Hong Kong probably has someone who goes by it. The former British colony is obsessed with weird English names. Unusual appellations have been found on people of all kinds. The secretary for justice is Rimsky Yuen ...
Declaration: Joyce Man contacted HKSAR Blog for comments to be put in the article.