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I met a girl named Zodiac today!

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FruitTwist2017 Wed 05-Jul-17 00:08:47

She goes by Zoey - I thought it was pretty cool! Thoughts?

TheSeaTheSkyTheSeaTheSkyyyyyy Wed 05-Jul-17 00:17:55

Not cool.

ZuzuMyLittleGingersnap Wed 05-Jul-17 07:29:04

Is this here in the UK?

Well, less of an issue if growing up in, say, an alternative/ creative/ free-spirited community, surrounded by similarly unconventionally-named kids.

But if she's the glaring exception in a sea of traditional, 'safe' girls' names, then that's a tough gig.

Ditto in adult years:
The well-known artist Zodiac Jones...or, Grammy Award-winner Zodiac Jones: perfect.
Our senior tax accountant, Ms. Zodiac Jones: less so.
Maybe I'm lacking vision?

BuffyChiro Wed 05-Jul-17 07:32:21

The first thing I thought of was the Zodiac serial killer.

I am a true crime nerd though.

RaeSkywalker Wed 05-Jul-17 07:32:52

I honestly thought 'Zodiac Killer' as soon as I saw it 😬

Mulch Wed 05-Jul-17 07:33:46

That's unfortunate

Longdistance Wed 05-Jul-17 07:38:06

Toy shop?

Sugarpiehoneyeye Wed 05-Jul-17 09:53:41

Oh dear ...
Zoe is lovely though.

chowmeinchick Wed 05-Jul-17 11:58:04

Good god what is wrong with people hmm

LuxuryWoman2017 Wed 05-Jul-17 12:07:16

Actually, and I don't like wacky names as a rule but I can't help rather loving it. Zodiac, it's great smile

MineKraftCheese Wed 05-Jul-17 12:09:10

Thought of Zodiac Killer here too. Prefer just Zoë.

MumBod Wed 05-Jul-17 12:09:49

I thought Zodiac Mindwarp.

lotusisaddictive Wed 05-Jul-17 12:11:46

My daughter said she met someone called Skirt at softplay, I thought she might have misheard but my DP confirmed that this child was called Skirt.

Can't even think what it might be short for, can anyone enlighten me?

Threeandabit Wed 05-Jul-17 15:07:10

Skirt = misheard Scarlett maybe?

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