In fact, that Irish name may actually be the earliest surname recorded in all of Europe.
Until about the 10th century in Ireland, surnames were not passed down from generation to generation. Instead, surnames were patronymic, or based on someone’s father’s name.
proud to be irish!
Some of my favourite female characters in horror. I couldn't fit all of my favourites, so look out for a part 2 of this in the future.
-Laurie Strode from Halloween
-Gianna Brezzi from Deep Red
-Sarah from The Descent
-Veronica from The Fly
-Anna from Martyrs
-Regina from Night of the Comet
-Alice from Friday the 13th
-Erin from You're Next
-Carrie White from Carrie
-Ellen Ripley from Alien
-Irena from Cat People
-Miriam from The Hunger
-Samantha from The House of the Devil
-The girl from A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
-Suzy from Suspiria
-Sally from The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
-Kirsty Cotton from Hellraiser
-Anna from Possession
Nancy from A Nightmare on Elm Street
-Ginger from Ginger Snaps