Start the name suggestions for Mint 8

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Start the name suggestions for Mint 8

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So, now the RC of Gloria is out, we ought not to waste any time in suggesting some of the silliest names for Mint 8. :P

For Mint 8, they will begin with 'H'.

Mine: Hannah

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Does it have to end in "A" as well?
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Yes, The naming convention is (I believe) Starting with 'H' and ending with 'A'.
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I've previously suggested Hellena. I think they should end with an 'a', as it certainly has precedent, though I don't know it it's a requirement.
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Gina as in Gina Lollobrigida. A hotty from a by-gone era. :P
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A few suggestions from here. The descriptions are pretty cool too.

http://www.paleothea.com/Goddesses.html#Ha

Halia, Hera, Himalia.
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FrogDemon wrote:Gina as in Gina Lollobrigida. A hotty from a by-gone era. :P
We're going for names with 'H'. Already on the 'G' :P

Here's what I got:

Halawa
Haldana
Halena (I particularly like this one. But sounds too much like Calena)
Halma (I like this one too, reminds me of Salma Hayek....yum!)
Hanna
Haiba
Hypatia
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Plus one for "Helena." Not sure of the exact spelling, though.
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dlkreations wrote:
FrogDemon wrote:Gina as in Gina Lollobrigida. A hotty from a by-gone era. :P
We're going for names with 'H'. Already on the 'G' :P


I know, but it's still a name I like. :P

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Hera

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I'm a real big fan of Hannah I think. It just sounds good.

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psych1610 wrote:I'm a real big fan of Hannah I think. It just sounds good.

Well it would have to be the other spelling Hanna or Hana

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HULA
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definitely Helena (daughter of Zeus in the Greek mythology) :)
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another +1 for Helena.

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damn! it seems I wasn't the first to think of Helena: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=58&t=11891
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badmotor wrote:another +1 for Helena.
Yep, add another vote.

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I see no reasons for a name. Mint 8 is very easy to remember. What is wrong with keeping things simple?

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Helga :oops:

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one more Helena

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