The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman
by Laurence Sterne
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: What's in a Name? Quiz
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Q. Whose name was originally James Butler?
Lieutenant Le Fever
Q. What was Tristram's name supposed to be?
Q. Who is named after a famous court jester?
Q. What is Mrs. Shandy's first name?
Q. The scholars debate whether a child can be renamed. What do they conclude?
A child is not related to his father.
A child's name is irrelevant.