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My name can be given in a male or female place

I sound like a lens better than a hand one to your face

Come from a crooked river in a misty highlands

I am one of the only cougars that has a lot of fans

Name That Name

Update: I messed up with the first line, now it should make sense. Sorry

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    $\begingroup$ For the life of me I cannot parse the second line; should there be some punctuation, or is it just very cryptic? $\endgroup$ – EightAndAHalfTails Aug 9 '18 at 16:05
  • $\begingroup$ It's meant to be cryptic $\endgroup$ – Xavier Stanton Aug 9 '18 at 20:10
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The name is

Cameron

My name can be given in a male or female place

Cameron can be a male or female name

I sound like a lens better than a hand one to your face

Kinda sounds like "camera on", a camera uses a different lens than the glasses you wear.

Come from a crooked river in a misty highlands

The Cameron River is in New Zealand, coming from Mount Arrowsmith in the southern alps.

I am one of the only cougars that has a lot of fans

Cameron Diaz has dated a few younger men and is considered a cougar because of it. She's a famous actress and has a lot of fans.

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  • $\begingroup$ Correct, good job $\endgroup$ – Xavier Stanton Aug 9 '18 at 23:39
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Is your name

Victoria?

My circulation keeps going even in the coldest place

There are several Victoria Rivers, including one in Antarctica (the coldest place).

I sound like a lens better than a hand one to your face

Not sure yet.

Come from a crooked river in a misty highlands

Victoria Falls comes from the crooked Zambezi River which starts in a misty African highlands.

I am one of the only cougars that has a lot of fans

I forcefit my answers to be Victoria because when I saw this clue, I first thought of Victoria Beckham aka Posh Spice.

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  • $\begingroup$ Good guess, but no $\endgroup$ – Xavier Stanton Aug 9 '18 at 16:01

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