Joke names, phonetic puns & prank names

Written by    Last updated: March 21, 2007

Writers and journalists have amused both themselves and their readers by inventing humorous names over the years. The joke can be visual, like using initials as in M.T. Head or relating to social and professional titles as in Miss Trust, Sir Parr Stitt or Private Part.

Mother choosing a baby name

Here are some names you should avoid when picking a name for your baby…

Al E.Gater Helen Hywater
Amanda Lynn Herbie Hind
Anita Room Holly Wood
Arty Fischel Horace Cope
Barry D.Hatchett Hugh Raye
Ben Dover Ima Hogg
Bennie Factor Iona Mink
Carole Singer Jack Pott
Chester Minit Jay Walker
Crystal Ball Jim Nasium
Dick Tate Joe King
Dinah Mite Justin Thyme
Don Keigh Kay Oss


Can you think of your own? Post them below!

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