Isle of Man Archivists Recommend Names For Your Baby

If you are a Manx (from the Isle of Man), the Manx National Heritage and the Department of Health and Social Security wants you to give your baby a traditional name, native to the Island.

Forget Joe or Ben or Cathy or Sue; name your son Fintan or Oshin and your daughter Fritha or Doona. Here’s the story and here’s the Isle of Man National Heritage listing of Manx first names .