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April 2014

What’s in a Name?

April 25, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Celebration Assembly of God Church, 114 Weaver Dairy Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Shared Learning Association of Chapel Hill presents Dr. Stuart Solomon who will give the April Gray Lindgren lecture ahead of the organization's end-of-year potluck and annual meeting. Dr. Solomon will discuss naming practices in Europe and North America, concentrating on the origins, history, etymology, and demographics of personal names. He will address questions like how "John" and "Mary" became the most popular names in the English-speaking world, how have they fared recently, and "what are the 'God particles' in…

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