Chickens Laying Eggs

Discussion in 'The Hens' Nest' started by PerilousPoozer, Jan 15, 2015.

  1. calicat

    calicat Queen of the Eggs

    Yay! Congratsssss!
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  2. calicat

    calicat Queen of the Eggs

    As are we! We've had the list for a while but J insists on spelling the first option with an A whereas I prefer an E.
  3. Afishwish

    Afishwish Bramblebutt

    I like the “E” because it sounds the same in English and Spanish.
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  4. Dorothygale

    Dorothygale Chicken

    E is obviously the superior way.
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  5. megatron

    megatron Wordsmith

    Hmmm, does the potential nickname of A vs E change anything for you? I could see Emme vs Amie, or Mia for either.
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  6. fantasynerd

    fantasynerd Extra Extra

    I like the A because Amelia Pond from Doctor Who :oops: (who goes by Amy)

    @Afishwish Congrats!!! Yaaaay!
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  7. Imabug1002

    Imabug1002 Chick pee

    Yay, Minnow McMinnowface! Congrats
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  8. Afishwish

    Afishwish Bramblebutt

    Well this name game is done. I’ll tell rooster we have a winner.
  9. Fitz

    Fitz Leslie Knope Monster

    Yay fish!!
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  10. HBC

    HBC Chicken

    One of the loveliest and most talented people I know is with an E so I like E best.
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  11. hellohelloagain

    hellohelloagain Chicken

    I prefer E, only cause the A version always makes me think of a bumbling housekeeper children's book character.
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  12. fantasynerd

    fantasynerd Extra Extra

    Aw but Amelia Bedelia who takes everything literally is the best! Now there’s a picture book series too where she’s a kid.
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  13. scotchbutter

    scotchbutter Chicken

    @calicat I love it with an A but think both are beautiful and go excellent with your last name.

    @Afishwish OMJG a little girl Minnow!!! So wonderful.
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  14. hellohelloagain

    hellohelloagain Chicken

    I like the character, but as someone who grew up with the same name as a popular kids cartoon character, the association isn't fun.
  15. moose

    moose RINGWORM GIRL :(

    now I’m sitting here trying to figure out which one. I have a theory but not 100%.
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  16. CoolWife

    CoolWife Chicken

    I love it with an E. My fave OB nurses name, lol. But also D kept saying he loved her name.
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  17. fantasynerd

    fantasynerd Extra Extra

    @hellohelloagain I get that. I think a lot depends on the specific character & kid, and whether the kids around them happen to make it a Thing or not.
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  18. allmaple

    allmaple Chicken

    Yay baby girls!!

    I’m bias with the name poll because if we do have kids I want to name a girl M.
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  19. calicat

    calicat Queen of the Eggs

    Legitimately one of the reasons I gave. He is as stubborn as a mule about this.
    Last edited: Jul 1, 2020 at 3:38 AM
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  20. moose

    moose RINGWORM GIRL :(

    But what conclusion did you come to?!
  21. Kimmers

    Kimmers Chicken

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  22. A. Ham

    A. Ham Chicken

    Amelia Bedelia is the book I was reading when I first realized I could read, I have such a soft spot for it. Apparently it isn't popular here though!
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  23. calicat

    calicat Queen of the Eggs

    We decided to go with M because none of us would give on Amelia/Emilia.
  24. Zoomzoom

    Zoomzoom Old Curmudgeon

    Yay! My vote!
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  25. nym711

    nym711 THIS IS MY LIFE NOW

    It's a lovely name and I would consider it if we decided to go for #2.
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