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codename "Laura"

Post by icarus5555 » Fri Nov 26, 2010 3:09 pm

Hey Linux Mint community. When Linuxmint 12 comes out could the codename please be "Laura"?

A friend of mine might be convinced to accept the way of linux if it happens. She loves our motto "from freedom came elegance" but that isn't enough. :?

respectfully yours Icarus

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Re: codename "Laura"

Post by DrHu » Fri Nov 26, 2010 5:37 pm

I think I vote (vox poplus) for Brie or Mercedes, or maye Fe (Feona), been watching Burn otice TV show recently or the female Mossad agent on NCIS, forgotten her character name, Ziva (David)
--heh, I just like those names..

OK, I likey Ziva
--sounds so snappy and intriquing

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Re: codename "Laura"

Post by icarus5555 » Fri Nov 26, 2010 7:44 pm

I don't know if that will work...don't get me wrong those are all great names and I'm sure finding the perfect one for LInuxMInt is difficult but...LinuxMint 12 should have a name that starts with L, you know to keep the names in alphabetical order.

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Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by Oscar799 » Sun Jun 05, 2011 5:06 pm

It's that time again...
We've reached "L"
To start the list off

Lucia
Loretta
Lola
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by unexistance » Sun Jun 05, 2011 5:18 pm

Leah
Leona
Larissa
Lancia
Lucille
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by tdockery97 » Sun Jun 05, 2011 5:41 pm

You can call yours what you want, but my Mint 12 is going to be: LAYLA
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by dawgdoc » Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:19 pm

Louisa
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by dawgdoc » Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:22 pm

tdockery97 wrote:You can call yours what you want, but my Mint 12 is going to be: LAYLA
With an alternate spelling it could be Laelia, from

LÆLIA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Lælius... This is the name of a beautiful orchid flower named after one of the Vestal Virgins of Roman mythology.
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by laura94 » Mon Jun 06, 2011 9:46 am

I suggest Laura. That's my name, so I would be even more pleased to use an OS named Laura :D Or Lydia - that's my mother's name.
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by steviejay » Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:19 am

I'll go along with Lydia as it's my eldest daughters name.

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by The-Wizard » Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:25 am

there is also

Linda

Luann

Letitia

Lee

Lorraine
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Post by Habitual » Mon Jun 06, 2011 8:44 pm

LinuxPalooza

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by dawgdoc » Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:41 pm

LADISLAVA: Feminine form of Czech and Slovak Ladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by HorrorCode » Mon Jun 06, 2011 11:16 pm

Latoya
Lantana

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by scottlinux » Tue Jun 07, 2011 12:10 am

Linus

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by mindmint » Tue Jun 07, 2011 1:20 am

If I'm not mistaken it should also end with "a". Any other things that need to be considered ?

Since we start with L, I'd also continue with I... this would rhyme with LInux and MInt. From here I sought for something that sounds elegant for me, and came up with:

Lisa - smart, elegant... unsophisticated...
Leena\Lina, which means light. freedom (free man) and palm tree - which is green too...
Linea\Linnea - sounds sleek (Linux Mint Linnea - how does that sound ? - I'd say that comes out of the mount with ease... )

The only names I like so far in this threat are:
unexistance wrote:...
Larissa
Lancia
Larissa strikes me as somewhat too sexy for an OS, but hey. Lancia is pure glam, elegant, clean.

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by SunWukong » Tue Jun 07, 2011 2:14 am

The-Wizard wrote:there is also

Linda

Luann

Letitia

Lee

Lorraine
I like Linda. The connection with the word beautiful fits Linux Mint very well.

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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by deleted » Tue Jun 07, 2011 9:47 am

Sara
EDIT: (oops forgot to read the naming convention)
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Re: Start the name Suggestions for Mint 12

Post by eric k » Tue Jun 07, 2011 10:54 am

Livia
Lenora

Don't know if Clem is a fan of Nabokov. Lolita.
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