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Is Juror a name?

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SexLubeAndAFishSlice Tue 24-Oct-17 20:53:27

Or something that sounds similar? Heard some parents shouting their (boy) toddler today, both calling at the same time so I couldn’t tell what they were calling exactly but it sounded like Juror. Was it Juror or was it something else?

lizabes Tue 24-Oct-17 20:55:50

Maybe Junior?

Daffydil Tue 24-Oct-17 20:58:04


Island in Scotland, mountains in France.

InspectorPenguin Tue 24-Oct-17 21:06:30

I'd put money on it being Jorah - from Game of Thrones.
Pronounced pretty much exactly like Juror.

No idea if it's a name outside of GoT.

ThroughThickAndThin01 Tue 24-Oct-17 21:09:32

I don't know but it should be.

SexLubeAndAFishSlice Tue 24-Oct-17 21:09:44

Ah yes probably the GoT name then, they’re all over the place round here. I know two Tyrions and they’re both in the very small circle of people I know...

Fairylea Tue 24-Oct-17 21:10:19

Game of Thrones - maybe not spelt the same way though but sounds the same.

Fairylea Tue 24-Oct-17 21:10:30

Sorry cross posted!

Sophronia Tue 24-Oct-17 21:24:31

I think Jorah is also a Biblical name.

sakura06 Tue 24-Oct-17 21:48:57

My immediate thought was Jorah from ‘Game of Thrones’ too!

AutumnalLeaves38 Wed 25-Oct-17 08:42:36

Juror? Confusing if he's called up for duty on a court case!

Can't say I've ever heard of it/ read it before. Intrigued now.

SuperBeagle Wed 25-Oct-17 09:26:17

Yes, Jorah is a Hebrew name also, so not quite as daft as some GoT names. wink

millifiori Wed 25-Oct-17 09:28:26

Juror means someone on jury service.
Junot (boy's name)

was it any of these?

Zhabr Wed 25-Oct-17 09:55:41

Can it be Juri? Also there is a Russian name Yuri (like Yuri Gagarin), littles ones are often called Yura.

SexLubeAndAFishSlice Wed 25-Oct-17 10:18:53

Zhabar nonit definitely ended in an ‘ah’ sound. I’m guessing he’s probably Jorah, he’s the right sort of age for a GoT name.

Zhabr Wed 25-Oct-17 10:55:29

SexLube, just remembered that there is also a name Zhora (short from Georgi), not very popular now, but know a family who uses it at home. The boy is George at school, Zhora at home. But may be GofT of course.

Carouselfish Wed 25-Oct-17 23:27:23

Jorah was my first thought too (such a Thrones hottie!). Do you really know two Tyrions, Sexlube? I'm sort of boggling in admiration.

SexLubeAndAFishSlice Thu 26-Oct-17 11:30:10

I do indeed Carousel. They’re both around the same age (2) and one of them has a baby sister named Temperance.

SexLubeAndAFishSlice Thu 26-Oct-17 11:31:54

I didn’t know who Tyrion was, I just knew it was a GoT name (I don’t watch it) and my friend was like “.... TWO lots of parents have named their son after a homicidal dwarf who murders his whole family...?”

Apparently yes, it would certainly seem that way.

Ionarocks Thu 26-Oct-17 12:19:10

He is a great character though!

Heratnumber7 Thu 26-Oct-17 12:33:01

Temperance is a hell of a name to have to live up to!
I wonder whether the parents know what it means hmm

AutumnalLeaves38 Thu 26-Oct-17 15:44:13

Unrelated, but I'm always curious about your username, OP!
Care to explain, or will I regret asking? grin

SexLubeAndAFishSlice Thu 26-Oct-17 19:35:58

The origin of my name, Autumnal grin It’s not my thread but it’s one of my favourites!

Lunathemoon Thu 26-Oct-17 19:38:23

SexLubeAndAFishSlice crying at that thread😂😂😂😂

AutumnalLeaves38 Thu 26-Oct-17 19:46:08


Ha! I quite see why that thread made Classics grin

"Amazed that sex Lube and a fish slice didn't work - that's always my go to combination for kitchen emergencies!..." has me sniggering in unseemly manner.

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