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Iceland legalises the name Angelina - Manila Bulletin;

Iceland legalises the name Angelina - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinIceland legalises the name AngelinaManila BulletinIceland will now allow parents to name their daughters Angelina, a name which like many others has been prohibited until now in the name of linguistic cohesion. Angelina Jolie (AP Photo/Hussein Malla) mb.com.ph. Iceland has a limited list of authorised ...and more »

Iceland allows 'Angelina' after expanding list of permitted baby names - SBS;

Iceland allows 'Angelina' after expanding list of permitted baby names - SBS

SBSIceland allows 'Angelina' after expanding list of permitted baby namesSBSIceland has added 10 names to their official list of acceptable baby names, including Angelina, previously banned so as to preserve the country's “linguistic cohesion”. The list is governed by the official Personal Names Committee (PNC), whose role is ...and more »

Angelína enters Iceland name register - The Times (subscription);

Angelína enters Iceland name register - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Angelína enters Iceland name registerThe Times (subscription)At last some good news for Angelina Jolie: Icelandic parents will soon be able to name their babies after her. The country has a limited list of authorised given names, managed by an official committee that periodically updates it. The newly approved ...and more »

Angelina passes with the Icelandic naming committee - Iceland Monitor;

Angelina passes with the Icelandic naming committee - Iceland Monitor

Iceland MonitorAngelina passes with the Icelandic naming committeeIceland MonitorGirls in Iceland can now be called Angelina, but Brad would undoubtedly be a no-no. Photo/ AFP. Iceland's famous naming committee, the committee responsible for ruling on permissible Icelandic first names, has voted yes on the girl's name Angelina.and more »

Angelína Approved in Iceland - IcelandReview;

Angelína Approved in Iceland - IcelandReview

IcelandReviewAngelína Approved in IcelandIcelandReviewThe Icelandic Naming Committee has approved the female names Angelína, Luna, Tildra, Hofdís and Eilíf (meaning eternal), in addition to the male name Eyjar (meaning islands). Incidentally, the decision was announced on Friday, four days before American ...and more »

More Names Approved For Icelandic Lexicon - Reykjavík Grapevine;

More Names Approved For Icelandic Lexicon - Reykjavík Grapevine

Reykjavík GrapevineMore Names Approved For Icelandic LexiconReykjavík GrapevineThe Naming Committee has approved a new batch of names, one of which came through with eerie timing. Vísir reports that the committee approved Eyjar as a man's name, and also approved the women's names Lana, Tildra, Hofdís, Eilíf and Angelína.and more »