I am sure that all languages have nouns - common and proper - that are amusing, insulting or obscene in another language. I am reminded of the British snob who changed his surname from Woodcock to Oakhampton. OK! OK! I am now on my way to the cloak-room.
i had a business class in 2008 during the olympics. We spent have of one class on the correct pronunciation of 'Michael Phelps'.
my first vietnam lovely had name 'bich' thuy.. she was so sweet,gentle n lovely so had to 'ajust' her name
anytime meet thai girl with 'porn' as part of her name always makes the brain come alive with ideas n thoughts
I've known a couple of young ladies named "Paeng"
Guys, you can't say you weren't warned.
Thailand is rife with it.