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Recent immigrants changing names in Oracle databases

With the rapid adoption of Oracle by state and the federal government some recent immigrants are finding that government officials are encouraging some people to “Anglicize” their names.  In this news report Mr. Fuk King Kwok was encouraged to change his name to “Andy” Kwok for the DMV database.


Fuk King Kwok was waiting for his driver's license to be printed when his name was called and a chuckling Illinois secretary of state employee offered some advice.


"She [said] this is a dangerous name," the Chinese immigrant recalled. "She [said] the name translated is not so good, maybe I should change [it]. The word I hear is not so good."



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