Name Of Origins Of Your Favorite Sci-Fi Characters

During the HBO series “Game of Thrones,” there was a rash of parents eager to name their daughters after the Mother of Dragons, Daenerys Targaryen (played by Emilia Clarke).

It is not uncommon for parents to name their children after popular fictional characters from television, movies,  and books.

Keep reading to see which of your favorite sci-fi characters made  the list.

Amelia Pond was the companion of the Eleventh Doctor on the BBC One television show “Doctor Who.

Amy (Doctor Who)

Buffy (Buffy The Vampire Slayer)

Buffy Anne Summers is a “slayer,” an ordinary human blessed with enhanced strength who is chosen and trained to fight the forces  of darkness.

Elliott (E.T.)

Elliott is the 10-year-old boy who came across and befriended an alien in Steven Spielberg’s “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.”

Eve (Wall-E) The Extraterrestrial Vegetation Evaluator, or EVE, is the “love interest” to WALL-E—a Waste Allocation Load-Lifter Earth-class—in the movie “WALL-E.”

Han (Star Wars)

Han Solo is, of course, the infamous smuggler and rebel fighter from  the original  “Star Wars” franchise.