Facebook Find of the Week: ‘Unique’ names is being polite

The International Extraordinaire has been known to poke fun at the fact that every Dane we’ve ever met was called Jacob or Kristina in varying forms. It seems, however, that a new generation of Danes is being birthed and, indeed, a new hilarious era of confusion. The link below lists some of the most unique names registered in Denmark after a law in 2006 made it easier to have new first names approved.


I mean, this Altan (balcony) is nice, but I wouldn’t name my daughter after it.

“Look at that craftsmanship!” the Midwife yelled.

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