Top Ten Times You Wish You Had Another Name

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1 You're one of the 23 or more kids with the same name in school.

I have a pretty uncommon name, and yet there is STILL a girl with my name, just with a different spelling (the ironic thing is that she is my friend) It gets really annoying sometimes. - Minecraftcrazy530

You can stick your head in the cafeteria in my school and scream my name and about twenty girls say, "I'm here! ". - DogsUnleashed

There are 3 people in my class who have the same name: me, my best friend, and my other best friend's best friend - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

My name (i'm not saying) is extremely uncommon and so far no one has had my name. - cosmo

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2 Everyone spells it wrong.

Lesson learned: don't write a deliberate misspelling on your child's birth certificate. I'm sure they'd love being called George, but would hate being called Jorge. - PositronWildhawk

People spell my name wrong and they pronounce it wrong too. It gets a little annoying but I still love my name. - cosmo

That's impossible because here in Serbia we write as we say

My name is Lily, not lile, Lillie Lilly,lille, or lilie.

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3 People find a mean nickname using your name.

People make fun of my name whenever I leave Tennessee to go somewhere. Luckily I stopped the haters at a camp I went to by slamming one of their heads into a wooden wall - letdot52

People make fun of me because of my full name... - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

I would hate that so much! Nice list, Sofia! - Turkeyasylum

4 Nobody says it right.

This is more of the case with my LAST name. Hardly anyone even knows how to say it, not even some of my friends! - Minecraftcrazy530

My name either gets spelled wrong, gets pronounced wrong, or people call me a similar name which is not my name. This is why I want to be named Tiffany. - RiverClanRocks

That's me

5 It's really uncommon.

I would actually enjoy an uncommon name because it would make me stand out from all the people named James, Noah, John, or Matt... - Turkeyasylum

I'm the only one at my school who has the Valentina name. But I still love my name and I wouldn't change it. - CartoonsGirl

I'm happy that my name is uncommon because it makes it seem special. - cosmo

6 Everyone points out how it's a celebrity name.

The boys used to say to me (I'm a girl) you know there's a boy soccer player with your name to tease me, it never worked though.

7 It has more than 12 letters.
8 It's frustrating when nobody ever remembers your name.

It's either too uncommon or too popular. - DogsUnleashed

9 Everyone calls you by another name, or your surname.

This is especially true of me because I have a common name. But my last name can work for a first name, though. - Turkeyasylum

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10 It's perfectly fine in your own country, but when you're traveling, everyone spells/says it wrong.

Ever since I moved here, only 3 people have spelled my name right at first. - DogsUnleashed

The Contenders

11 When someone hates your name so they make fun of it V 1 Comment
12 When you have the same first name as someone next to you in the register
13 When a TopTenner puts your name on a top ten worst names list
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1. You're one of the 23 or more kids with the same name in school.
2. People find a mean nickname using your name.
3. Everyone spells it wrong.
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1. Nobody says it right.
2. It's really uncommon.
3. Everyone spells it wrong.
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1. People find a mean nickname using your name.
2. You're one of the 23 or more kids with the same name in school.
3. Everyone spells it wrong.
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