Naming Children After Fictional Characters?

When I was younger I thought that it was ridiculous that people would name their children after fictional characters, but as I thought about it, most of the population are named after a fictional character in one way or another. I then realised that I am in fact named after a fictional character (in a way) I’m named after the Norse goddess Freyja, the goddess of love and war, so if I think it’s ridiculous then I am a bit of a hypocrite. Whether it would be biblical names (it’s debatable as to whether biblical names are fictional, but I think that they are) or names that are from fiction (tv/films/books) I don’t really think it matters as long as there is a good enough reason for choosing that name!

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