Here I present a thread looking for greater facts, on when and of first name popularity. I gander the B>C calander was when the greater virtuosity of first name became a fashion..... I place this thread in linguistics because names I think do have didactic value, in religious text,, and in my opinion the written word is sort of linguistic Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! here proposed the idea of translation as being more let's say meaty and enlightening than perhaps translation had been. i.e one translates let's say a religious text for divine value, not for a so and so value. any ideas?