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“Year of the Dragon” Baby Names –

“Year of the Dragon” Baby Names – | Name News | Scoop.it
Chinese Dragon at The Venetian, 2021 My husband and I visited Las Vegas recently, and the casinos were all decked out for Chinese New Year (which falls on February 12th this year). Decorations incl…
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Geek Names: Draco

Draco is a circumpolar constellation in the northern sky. It was one of the 48 constellations defined by the astronomer Ptolemy in the 2nd century.
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Baby Name Pondering: Dragon Names

Baby Name Pondering: Dragon Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Baby Names inspired by Dragons in the NICI toy range
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Aw, these dragons are very sweet.  I'm enjoying saying their names in an epic voice: Arkaai!  Roorkh!  Landogar!

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Drake

Drake | Name News | Scoop.it
Meaning: from an English surname from Old Norse Draki or from Old English Draca, both meaning “dragon”. It’s also an English word meaning “male duck”.
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I always love how this word can mean both dragon and duck.

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Geek Names: The Dragons of Game of Thrones

Except for a brief introduction, I am going to limit my discussion of these dragons to their physical characteristics to avoid spoilers. If you want to know more about the dragons, click on the links to visit their full descriptions on 'A Wiki of Ice and Fire', my source for this article.
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Dragontastic.  I hadn't realised there are so many names mentioned!


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