Cuba Eccentric Names

In this Feb. 19, 2014 photo, students pose for a photo holding sheets of paper that identify them by their names at the Enrique Villuendas elementary school in Havana, Cuba. While there’s no public data available, experts and parents alike have noted a clear trend away from Y-based in Cuba and other eccentric names in recent years. During the Cold War parents turned tradition on its ear by giving their children invented monikers inspired by Russian names like Yevgeny, Yuri or Yulia. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)

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