We’ve covered Swedish, Russian and Croatian names. Now we travel to Vietnam to find out why “Nguyen” is so common.
Why do Russian surnames all end in “-ov” and “-ova”?
Pub football team names haven’t got anything on some of these South American gems.
The World Cup is long gone and this isn’t specifically football related but curiosity got the better of me. I wanted to know why so many Swedish names ended in -qvist.
It’s a question my mum references every time a Serb-Croat appears on the TV. I never knew the answer so naturally I Googled it.