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Here's the Mighty Mocha Hunter's Indian names, so far.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Here is what I have so far for names. I lost it and had to retype it so wish me luck. I posted the name generators at the bottom.

Aimee / Aimeesings / Onida
Amanda / Strongmind2010 / Etenia
Anastasia / Ucanttakethesky / Falling pond
Barbara / May2459 / Samurai (horse-Paint)
Becky / Mrstejano / Pretty Flower
Courti / Courti7 / Small Feather (horse-Pinto Bean)
Crystal / Crys38 / Midnight Sun
Janice / Jdublanko / (Abeque) Stay at Home
Jayma / JJ4493 / (Urika) Sleeping Sky
Jen / Jens_doin_it / Pretty Owl
Joy / Joygilkhil / Dusty Colt (horse-lightening)
Jyll / Fudtrisha / Burning Leaf
Karen / Kkpace7 / Golden Claw
Krista / Krista-Girl / Winona
Lisa / 6LHAAS / (Keezheekoni) Burning Fire
Melissa / Melwup / Imala
Melodie / Melodieo / (Hantaywee) Faithful
Nell / Nellzie04 / Strong Fingers or Butterfly
Nessa / Beanieisback / Wild Dove
Nikki / Fitlikenic / (Chilam) Snowbird
Renee / Renla6991 / (Galihahi) Silent Rain
Roxy / Rox5car / Nuka Naira / means younger sibling with big eyes


If I missed anyone, please let me know and I'm sorry if I did.

www.jimwegryn.com/Names/FictionNames
2.htm

www.generatorland.com/glgenerator.as
px?id=50&rlx=y

www.quizopolis.com/native-american-n
ame-generator.php

Marie201186 just gave me this link:
www.behindthename.com/random/

For those who didn't see the post about the bucket list, we are also doing a 3 item bucket list where we post 3 things we want to accomplish in our 12-weeks. It doesn't have to be anything to do with SP. It can be learn an instrument or lanugage, spend more time with family etc.

  
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ROX5CAR 9/21/2011 11:55AM

    Nuka Naira....means younger sibling with big eyes.....:)

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-COURT- 9/21/2011 12:10AM

    Nims, I used to watch a western a long time ago called 'Sugarfoot'. Will Hutchins was in it. Sure, pick a name and you can be an honorary member. I'm Small Feather.

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NIMAWEYGH 9/20/2011 11:54PM

    Oh I want my Indian name to. Can't we be honorary members? As a cougar I promise not to bite anyone......giggle snort chuckle

Pinto Bean, what a grand name for a horse, my horse was named Sugarfoot..........

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AMANDA2014FOX 9/20/2011 2:36AM

    I am loving all the names!!

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KIBAISREADY 9/20/2011 1:45AM

    Work it Courti! emoticon

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KRISTA-GIRL 9/19/2011 11:17PM

    Thank you, Courti!!

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-COURT- 9/19/2011 10:48PM

    Hey, we can adopt you even though on another team. emoticon

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AIDELADE27 9/19/2011 10:05PM

    Hey, I wanna cool Indian name, too! No fair! Maybe I'll get my Outlaws to get some outlandish outlaw names like "Dust Devil" Morgan or Rustling Crawford or Russell Stone "the Surgeon" (yes, those are names I looked up, but it's so cool!) I like your name a lot. Very apropos :)

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-SEVEN- 9/19/2011 8:32PM

    Cute! Wish I could be a Hunter just to get my Indian name! haha!

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-COURT- 9/19/2011 8:18PM

    That's okay Karen, there's lots that haven't picked a name. They don't have to, it was just a fun thing to do for the team.

Sue, hey Flufflylicious is better than some I've seen. There was one from last round...something to do with a skunk.

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KPACE7 9/19/2011 8:07PM

    Mine is Golden Claw. School has settled down for me as much as it can, sorry I didn't post it earlier.
Karen

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SHASSYSUE2 9/19/2011 7:13PM

    That is so cool!!!! So what would mine be?? Oh I know FLUFFYLICIOUS!! LOL!!! I don't think that is an Indian Name, but oh well... Hugs!! Shannon

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Personal Wellness 1

Friday, September 16, 2011

I went on vacation to Old Town in Florida for only 4 days, but as holidays go, I over did the eating thing.

A little Golden Corral here, a little Bob Evans there, here a Tex Mex, there a Steak n Shake, everywhere an oink oink. Pig out!!!

Now I pay. (heavy sigh).

I really need to start tracking seriously. I start out but as the day goes on my tracking fades.

Tomorrow is my birthday so DH is taking me to the Mexican restaurant Ay Jalisco. Company for lunch with Taco Bell. No cake! But alas, I shant be any lighter than I am now. (does Shant have an ' Shan't?)

If I had eaten proprly today with all the exercising I was doidng I'd be in great shape or at least a great start. I did an hour on the treadmill tonight and 1/2 hour earlier, besides the danacing from my BLC-17's 70's Disco Fever.

I'm not really hungry, but feel like I want to eat.

Anyhow, that's my personal wellness blog for today.

  


MIGHTY MOCHE HUNTERS

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

My name is Small Feather and I'm a member of the Moche Indian tribe on BLC-17. My trusty Pinto....Pinto Bean, and I will be hunting for a healthier body this round.

Sites for Indian name generator:
www.jimwegryn.com/Names/FictionNames
2.htm


www.generatorland.com/glgenerator.as
px?id=50&rlx=y


www.quizopolis.com/native-american-n
ame-generator.php


I had this link on my document list but forget what it is, but it must have been something I wanted so here it is.
www.blogthings.com/nativeamericannam
egenerator/results/?first=Keegsquaw%20
Awanata&second=Virgin%20Turtle&g=2



My 3 Item Bucket List for the next 12-weeks:
1) Learn to play an instrument
2) Find my Irish roots
3) learn to eat a new veggie or learn German

For a 'picky eater', learning German will be easier. I already know some words.

PUSH FORWARD HUNTERS!!!

  
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FITLIKENIC 9/10/2011 4:08PM

    Your Native American Name is

Chilam, meaning snowbird

I finally checked! Thanks for the links!

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-COURT- 9/7/2011 11:09PM

    Yeah Aimee, I think Onida is a better name.
Grunting Bunnie emoticon

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AIMEESINGS 9/7/2011 10:51PM

    lol the second link said "Grunting Bunny"... I think I'll stick with what I got emoticon

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SHASSYSUE2 9/7/2011 6:19PM

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It's All In The Name

Saturday, September 03, 2011

I’ve been on a tangent to find the proper pronunciation of my first name, Caitlin.

I usually just go by my nickname Courti, from my middle name Courtney, but I want the true pronunciation of Caitlin.

I’ve read that ‘kate-lyn’ is an Americanization pronunciation, or that the movies thought it sounded prettier.

I’ve come across some different ways to say it like: cawt-leen, koyt-leen, cawtch-leen, catch-leen Which is right?

After all, you don’t hear ‘Sean’ pronounced ‘seen’ or ‘Seamus’ pronounced ‘see mus’, Yvette pronounced 'Y' vette, I've heard 'Ian' pronounced 'I'an and 'Eye-an'

So, why not pronounce Caitlin the proper way.

Although, for whatever reasons, some Sean’s may call themselves ‘Seen’.

I just read that the Irish don't have the letter 'K' or 'H'. Is that right?!

If anyone can advise me of what is proper I’d appreciate it.

  
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-COURT- 9/6/2011 4:31PM

    Nóirín, that's a pretty name too. I didn't know about the 'in'. I'm already 'small' as I'm only 4'8". lol Not the small I wanted though.
I wish I had the accent over the last 'i'. I like the 'een'.
I'll still pronounce the 'een'.



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DONEGIRL 9/6/2011 4:58AM

    Hi again. I looked at that link suggested and I have to say some of the pronunciations are distinctly dodgy! You can of course pronounce your name however you want! Do you know that the -ín ending means little? My name is Nóirín meaning little Nora ( a state I am hoping to achieve with Spark People). The pronunciation I gave you is the correct one in the Irish (Gaelic) language. However the form of the name that is most common here is Kathleen (pronounced Cath-leen)as in the old song 'I'll take you home again Kathleen'.

Comment edited on: 9/6/2011 4:58:51 AM

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-COURT- 9/5/2011 10:53AM

    Pat, I wasn't able to click on this. I tried to copy and past but I couldn't get the second line to paste. I think there is a button to add a link when you type a post. I'll still try to get it. Thanks.
How have you been doing? Are you ready for BLC 17?
No, looking at this post, they don't have the 'add a link' button. I'll try to copy and paste it into a document then I"ll have the whole line together. They make it so hard. lol

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KIN59VARA 9/5/2011 9:53AM

    http://www.babynamesofireland.com/p
ages/girl-names-a-c.html
>Hope this link works it has the pronunciation and meaning of name.

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-COURT- 9/5/2011 8:40AM

    Donegirl, does that mean without an accent above the 'i', I can't pronounce it 'leen'? I love that sound, very Irish. I could still tell people that is how I'd like it pronounced, huh?
That is very interesting of the letters you don't use. We get so used to what we do and use that we forget that other countries are very different in some ways. I'd love to travel and visit other countries to see the various traditions etc.
I love learning about other places and meeting people. I live in Florida so we have many other nationalities. Rare to find a Floridian. lol JUST KIDDING FLORIDIANS.

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DONEGIRL 9/5/2011 5:07AM

    Hi Courti. I think I can help. Kate-lyn is an americanization of the old irish name Caitlin. The correct spelling (in Irish) is Caitlín with an accent on the final 'i' called a síne fada meaning a lengthening sign. This makes the last syllable sound like -een. Without the accent it would just be pronounced 'in'. Now for the first syllable I am struggling to help you to pronounce it! I think the closest is a sound between Cotch-leen and Cawtch-leen but remember that the w sound is very short there is no -caw sound. Irish does not have the letters J,K,Q,V,W,X,Y or Z but it does have H. I hope this helps!


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NERISSAFAYE 9/4/2011 12:25AM

    Not sure if this helps but my niece in New Zealand is Caitlin and the family pronounces is "Kate-lyn" although with their accent sometimes it almost sounds like "Kite-lyn" :-) I do really like that name...

Joy

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NIMAWEYGH 9/3/2011 11:02PM

    So your name is Caitlin Courtney? Wow that is just a beautiful name no matter how you pronounce it. I have always said Kate-lyn for your first name but I guess that is just because I have always heard it pronounced that way. My great great grandma was Klaytia which is clay-tee-ah, Karma So she was Klaytia Karma Frances................quite a mouthful but I love it as well. Now I am the 5th generation of Frances in my family.

I hope someone can help you out on this one. I can't wait to hear the feed back.

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Laxadaisical

Thursday, September 01, 2011

Okay, so I can't spell it or probably pronounce it properly, but the meaning is still there. I'm in a lazy mode.

I haven't been trying as hard as I should on my challenges, but I have one week before another team starts up. I'm hoping to get my mojo sparked by then....mojo?? Maybe that isn't the right word either.

  
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NIMAWEYGH 9/1/2011 10:30PM

    Can you pass on that emoticon to me as well cause I sure am in a mode of lethargy...............giggle snort LAZY to the bone although I have been doing some stuff my eating and exercise is not what I think it should be either. Come on BLC. emoticon see I just drop off a the thought of doing anything......... emoticon

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-COURT- 9/1/2011 9:45AM

    Thanks Cindy. Love that site. I'll have to find some other words in.

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BRIGI28 9/1/2011 9:41AM

    I love this word.

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TRILLIUM22 9/1/2011 9:38AM

    I knew what you meant and it sure caught my attention. It's lackadaisical and if you want to hear it pronounce http://dictionary.reference.com/bro
wse/lackadaisical

emoticon Here's a small bolt of energy and a emoticon Kick in the butt.

Good Luck.

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