[DWJ] Re: Boys' names

HSchinske at aol.com HSchinske at aol.com
Wed Sep 20 21:28:19 EDT 2006


 
In a message dated 9/20/2006 4:33:35 P.M. Pacific Standard Time,  
dwj-request at suberic.net writes:

....ending in a: There¹s an Australian musician called Iva  Davies.


A man called Iva, not Ira? Never heard of such a thing before. I  had a 
great-aunt called Iva. Very pretty name, I think, though definitely  great-auntly, 
and of course subject to puns about "I've a ..." whatever. (Her  last name was 
Chester, not specially funny with Iva, thank goodness.) 
 
Helen Schinske


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