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Olympic Names 2018: Part One

I love watching the Olypmics, and one of the major reasons is to see all the wonderful names. I've done quite a few posts on them before (click here to view them!), so I knew I had to do some more this year!
Here are a few of the names I found most interesting.


Akuoma Omeoga (Nigerian)
Blayre Turnbull (Canadian) Breanna "Breezy" Johnson (American) Brita Sigourney (American)
Cendrine Browne (Canadian) Cornelia Hütter (Austrian)
Desislava Stoyanova (Bulgarian) Dorothea Wierer (Italian) Dunja Zdouc (Austrian)
Ebba Andersson (Swedish) Emőke Szőcs (Hungarian) Esmee Visser (Dutch) Estelle Alphand (Swedish) Ewa Kuls-Kusyk (Polish)
Fanuza Kadirova (Russian) Federica Brignone (Italian) Freydís-Halla Einarsdóttir (Icelandic) Frida Hansdotter (Swedish)
Gaia Vuerich (Italian) Galina Arsenkina (Russian) Gigi Marvin (American)
Ingvild Flugstad Østberg (Norwegian)
Keaton McCargo (American) Kerttu Niskanen (Finnish) Kikkan Randall (American - her name was a compromise between her paren…

Names Taken from Ingmar Bergman (Part One)

Ingmar Bergman is perceived as one of the greatest and most influential directors of all time. His films were dark, dealing with things people were afraid to talk about; death, insanity, betrayal, and women's sexuality, just to name a few. Among his many awards are three Academy Awards, and a nomination for a Palm d'Or. He directed over sixty productions, his last movie was made when he was eighty-four.
Today's film is "Fanny and Alexander" or "Fanny och Alexander".

Women:

Fanny Ekdahl
Emilie Ekdahl
Maj
Rosa
Lydia Ekdahl
Helena Ekdahl
Alma Ekdahl
Emma
Tander
Karna
Petra
Eva Ekdahl
Jenny
Anna von Bohlen
Miss Vega
Siri
Pauline
Elsa Bergius
Blenda Vergerus
Alida
Justina
Selma
Lisen
Berta
Henrietta Vergerus
Miss Ester
Esmeralda
Hanna Schwartz
Grete Holm

Men:

Alexander Ekdahl
Carl Ekdahl
Oscar Ekdahl
Edvard Vergerus
Isak Jacobi
Gustav Adolf Ekdahl
Putte
Ismael Retzinsky
Filip Landahl
Tomas Graal
Aron Retzinsky
Mikael Bergman

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