|By confused on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 03:57 pm: Edit|
Why does the "s" appear after the word "John" in "Johns Hopkins?"
|By w on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 04:04 pm: Edit|
that's the guy's name dumbass
|By o on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 04:23 pm: Edit|
|By confused on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 04:56 pm: Edit|
Excuse me "w", but I think that YOU are actually the dumbass. Unless you think that Johns is a valid name to have. What kinda stupid parents would name their kid Johns? IT'S JOHN!!!
Someone who has a noteworthy opinion, answer the question with a VALID response please.
|By AzN_Cowboy on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 07:44 pm: Edit|
I have a friend named Luke Johns, but that's his last name.
No offense, but does it really matter?
|By blank on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 08:52 pm: Edit|
the guy's mother's or grandmother's last name was johns, his last name was hopkins. so when he made the university, he called it--johns hopkins.
i think that's how the story goes.
|By Me on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 10:50 pm: Edit|
The name "Johns Hopkins" comes from two people who founded the college, one had the last name of Johns and the other had the last name of Hopkins. Put them together and presto: Johns Hopkins. Jesus, couldn't you take your lazy ass to the website and not waste our time?
|By s on Sunday, January 05, 2003 - 11:44 pm: Edit|
no, blank is right, Johns was his mother's last name, and Hopkins was his last name
it doesn't matter, who cares?
it was NOT 2 seperate people
|By BlueJay on Tuesday, January 21, 2003 - 07:22 pm: Edit|
I currently attend Johns Hopkins and none of the above are correct. Johns Hopkins is the whole name of the university's founder. Johns was his grandmothers last name and what his parents named him. Hopkins came from his dad when his parents married. His name actually was Johns Hopkins.
|By Zerostylus (Zerostylus) on Sunday, March 30, 2003 - 02:49 am: Edit|
yay blue jay got it right.
because bluejay is their school mascot.
jhu precollege 02 represent!
say hi to prof henry for me okay? pz
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