Both names are associated with trouble-making The researchers said it was ‘likely’ that people with names that carry negative connotations would suffer more setbacks in life than those with positively regarded names, affecting their confidence and self-esteem into the bargain.
” This can be a dilemma of a choice and the name needs to suit your fish’s personality. It’s probably bugging you to the max because that perfect name is at the tip of your tongue but you just can’t say it right? I had to share it since I was getting asked to post a guide on betta names.
Researchers say that people using dating websites are less likely to pursue a relationship with someone called Mandy, Justin, Chantal or Kevin, because the names are all associated with troublemaking.
Named and shamed: Harry Enfield character Kevin (left) epitomises the bad image bestowed on people of that name; not even Justin Bieber (right) has popularised his first name.
I also went to Hong Kong last summer, and it really opened my eyes to my Chinese heritage.