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Old 07-21-2019, 02:09 AM
Wendell Wagner is offline
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Not only do Ryan Gosling and Ryan Reynolds look alike and have the same first name, but they are both Canadian. This made me wonder if Ryan is a more common name in the Canada than in other English-speaking countries. This appears to be true:

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appen...mes_by_country

I wonder what other names are more common in Canada than in other English-speaking countries. Lorne seems to be one such. In fact, Lorne seems to be rare outside Canada.