Most of the characters in Game of Thrones are subjected to vast amounts of distress, pain , miserly and in many cases, death but this fact hasn’t deterred parents in the United Kingdom from naming their newborns after their favorite GOT/ASOIAF characters.
As per the latest data by Office for National Statistics, 280 babies were named Arya in 2015, 68 Khaleesi, 11 Sansa, 4 Brienne and 6 each for Lyanna and Daenerys.
Surprisingly, Theon was the most popular boy’s name based on Game of Thrones. 30 boys were named Theon, Jon 23, Tyrion 14, Bran 11, 5 Ramsay and 6 each for Gregor and Sandor.
There are no records of a baby being named as Reek or Joffrey.