Help Hera and Zeus name their chicks! Vote for your favorite name entries on the WOWInsurance Facebook page “Name the Falcons” contest tab by noon on Friday, June 8.
The finalist names are:
• Group 1: Storm and Thunder (females); Lightning, Hurricane and Tornado (males)
• Group 2: Alana, Malie, Makani, Nalani, Nui
• Group 3: Elektra and Storm (females); Hulk, Iron Man and Thor (males)
• Group 4: Athena and Artemis (females); Apollo, Hercules and Hermes (males)
• Group 5: Cass and Harney (females); Dodge, Farnam and Douglas (males)
According to the submitted entries, the names in Group 1 refer to types of weather. The names in Group 2 mean “awakening,” “calm,” “the wind,” “calm of the skies,” and “big great,” respectively. Group 3 are names of comic super heroes, some of whom can be seen in the summer blockbuster movie, “The Avengers.” The names in Group 4 are names from Greek mythology, while the names in Group 5 are the names of several downtown Omaha streets.
The winner will be announced on Monday, June 11 via Facebook, followed by Twitter and the FalconWatch blog.
Click here to vote on our Facebook page for your favorite group of names.