10-12-2004, 04:29 PM #1Former Member
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- Aug 2003
- In heels
Father wanted to name son '@'
A father in central China has been refused permission to name his son '@'.
The dad wanted to name his son after keyboard character that appears in every email address, arguing it was now in common usage.
But officials in Zhengzhou, Henan province, refused to register the name on a legal technicality, the Beijing Morning Post reported.
Under Chinese law, all names must be capable of being translated into Mandarin.