In much of the Middle East parts, they have a naming system that is a chain starting with your name, your father's name, your grandpa's, great grandpa's, great great grandpa's...
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Which can cause an endless loop, like in the case of Boutros Boutros-Ghali,
Boutros is an Arabized form of Petros, and it seems his family loves to baptize the eldest son after Saint Peter... 8)