Free! Register New Player - Log In  
Thematic By Name Quizzes,
Trivia and Puzzles

Thematic By Name Trivia and Quizzes

  1. Home
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. General Knowledge Quizzes
  6. »
  7. Thematic Fun Trivia
  8. »
  9. Thematic By Name Trivia


If you've ever wondered if there's a place named after Clyde, a song named for Adam, an island named for Christine, or a book named for Suzannah, you've come to the right place. If the theme for your quiz is a name, your quiz belongs here.

Note - quizzes based on the etymology of names go in the 'Names' subcategory of General.
Quizzes asking ONLY about people with the same name go in the 'Name Game' subcategory of People.   

There are 87 quizzes and 870 trivia questions in this category.
This hour's quick trivia quiz: Play: Thematic By Name - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 870 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
Trivia Questions

Free General Trivia Questions for assorted purposes.
Sub-Categories With More Quizzes:
category Etymology of names category Quizzes about REAL people with the same name
Trivia Quizzes in category Thematic By Name
1
24 Karat Tragic 10 questions

Match the "Gold named" real person or fictional character with the description of a spot of "tragedy".
Average
bernie73
Jun 26 17
153 plays
2
Finding Nemos 10 questions

This quiz will take you on a worldwide journey in search of an assorted selection of Nemos.
Average
Fifiona81
459 plays
3
Calling Elvis 10 questions

Perhaps the measure of a legacy a musician leaves isn't so much the quality of the music he/she recorded but it's the lengths in which their name becomes entrenched in popular culture. This quiz examines the pop culture of Elvis (no surname required).
Average
1nn1
282 plays
4
To The Victor(ia) Go The Spoils 10 questions

All sorts of Victoria-related things here. Hopefully, all these Victorias can make you victorious. Please note that there is a slight UK bias to this quiz.
Average
eburge
483 plays
5
A Bouquet of Herbs 10 questions

Herbs, herbs everywhere. Although Herbert has fallen out of favour as a name, there are many Herberts, Herbs and Herbies who have left their mark. This quiz covers just some of them.
Average
rossian
1668 plays
6
Stephen 15 questions

Neither Steven, nor Stefan, nor Stephan, nor Stevan. How many of these Stephens (real and imagined) can you identify?
Average
FatherSteve
669 plays
7
How Strong Are Your Arms? 10 questions

There are many famous people with the surname Armstrong. See what you know about them, and their name.
Average
agony
1359 plays
8
A JOYful Miscellany 10 questions

To celebrate the creation of our new team "A Joyful Noise", this quiz has the common theme of "joy" or "rejoice". Have fun with this.
Tough
Ampelos
249 plays
9
Connect the Names #2 10 questions

For this round, pair up the ten female names with words to form common terms.
Very Easy
zorba_scank
May 06 17
729 plays
10
Named After British Monarchs? 10 questions

Animals, vegetables and a wide variety of other items bear the name of English and British monarchs. Ten questions about the names of items named after ten different kings and queens. Unless otherwise specified all references are to British items.
Average
Mutchisman
2343 plays
11
Els' Bells 15 questions

How many of these people, places and things whose "first names" are "El" ring a bell for you? I'm sure many will be familiar. Have fun.
Average
shvdotr
294 plays
12
A, My Name Isn't Alice 10 questions

Remember the alphabetical jump rope game that begins "A, My Name is Alice" (or something else that begins with A)? This quiz is about people and characters surrounding people and characters named Alice, NOT Alice herself.
Average
nannywoo
591 plays
13
Name that Object or Place 10 questions

This quiz is about ten male names that are also common nouns or places. For example the male name Jordan can also refer to a country. The first five names are items; the second five are places.
Easy
Joepetz
2022 plays
14
Capt. James Cook or Capt. James Kirk? 10 questions

These two explorers share more than a common first name. For each question, decide if the statement is true for James Cook, James Kirk, both, or neither. Enjoy the voyage!
Difficult
LilahDeDah
4596 plays
15
Calliope! 10 questions

My new granddaughter is named Calliope, and this quiz is dedicated to her.
Tough
ozzz2002
159 plays
16
To All The Girls I've Loved Before 10 questions

Based on the women in my life, I'll give you a clue and you just have to pick the correct first name from the list of options. Simple eh?
Average
DUFFMONKEY
5325 plays
17
Nick's the Name 10 questions

Ten questions about guys called Nick. Some real, some imaginary, some good, some bad, some indifferent. See how much you know about people with the name that my mother bestowed upon me!
Average
nickdrew55
375 plays
18
Names Are Not Always What They Seem 10 questions

Sometimes it is difficult to know if a name is that of a place, an object or a well-known person. Can you identify each of these names?
Average
Ayerst
630 plays
19
Sweet Caroline 15 questions

I find "Carolines" all over the place. Most of them are "sweet". See if you can figure out which "Caroline" I am talking about. And for a bonus, I will also give you some interesting facts about the name Caroline itself. Have fun!
Average
Blindlady-27
1383 plays
20
At Last a Quiz About Atlas 10 questions

Nearly everybody knows that an atlas is a book or electronic repository in which maps are collected. But what else does the word "atlas" mean?
Average
FatherSteve
474 plays
21
It's About Joe 10 questions

Here is a quiz about people and things with a connection to the name Joe. Good luck!
Average
CmdrK
420 plays
22
Famous U.S. Baby Names - A to Z - Part 2 - Boys 20 questions

Can you identify the hottest baby boy names in the USA? Clues relate to celebrities, TV characters, and historical figures. Numbers show each name's position on the list of "Top Baby Names 2002". Answers are the top rated names for each initial. Have fun
Average
memorylane42
8793 plays
23
My Name's Monroe, Too 10 questions

Sometimes a previously uncommon name crops up everywhere from television and movies to history books. See how many of these Monroe / Munro people, characters, and place names you know.
Average
nannywoo
555 plays
24
The Fabulous Baker Boys (and Girls) 10 questions

There are quite a few well-known people called Baker, and this quiz covers some of them. There is a UK bias to the questions.
Average
rossian
246 plays
25
Corn on the Bob 10 questions

All the questions in this quiz will deal with just one word. Just like a jigsaw puzzle in quiz form. Hope you enjoy this adventure!
Easy
linkan
711 plays
26
Jesus Built My Hotrod 10 questions

No, not a quiz on the Ministry song! The questions in this quiz all have something in common: Jesus. While the questions don't directly concern the Son of God Himself, He lends His name to various things, in a number of categories. See how many you know!
Average
AlexxSchneider
399 plays
27
There's Only One Terry Ford - Isn't There? 10 questions

As most regulars on FunTrivia know, the founder and head honcho is Terry Ford. I decided to try a trawl of the World Wide Web to see what public information I could find about people who shared the name.
Easy
darksplash
768 plays
28
Do You Know Paul? 10 questions

The name Paul means "small" or "humble". Here are ten people named Paul, who weren't small in their fields.
Easy
arthurdent001
759 plays
29
People, Places, and Things Named Clyde 10 questions

The name "Clyde" is less and less common as a given name, so someone has to do something to put it back in the public eye. Thus, this is a quiz about a few people, some places, and some objects with the name "Clyde."
Average
ArlingtonVA
747 plays
30
My Name Is Earl 10 questions

If your name is Earl, you may be funny, scary, inventive, destructive, reproductive or good-tasting! Come on in and play Name That Earl.
Average
Godwit
462 plays
Goto page: 1 2 3 4

This is category 19743
Last Updated Jul 09 17 6:12 AM


cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom
as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education page.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright FunTrivia,2016.