Last Word: Nomenclature If you have ever named a child, you know it’s a fairly big deal. Jonathan Worsley, Editor photo: iStock I still remember a three-hour car journey my wife and I dedicated solely to my daughter’s middle name. If you’re interested after one hour we decided on Katherine. We spent the next two debating whether it should be Catherine with a ‘C’ or a Katherine with a ‘K.’ Why do Mums and Dads do it? Because names still say a lot about what parents want their children to be. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.