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post #11 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 01:45 PM
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She's lovely! Good luck on picking a name. It took me months to come to grips with Lillie's name because I didn't like it. It only took about two weeks to find a name for Lyric. If you don't like her name..change it. You could name her Thursday for the day you bring her home. What about Halloween/October/theme type names? I like odd, unique names. (which is probably why I didn't like Lillie at all.) Here are some I wrote down:

Cider/Syder
Cinder/Synder
Karma
Secret
Pumpkin

I love the names of the Gods, (Aries, Aphrodite, Athena, and I LOVE this name Isis.)

Hope some of these help. Good luck!

Do you have any favorite movies or shows that you like the names out of?

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post #12 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 02:49 PM Thread Starter
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Oh wow good names!
I have a few that Im leaning towards.
Piper
Karma
And Tsima, which is Blackfoot for "Where to" Which is good for a horse :)

Keep them coming guys!
I've decided that I am going to get her. I want a horse I can ride, and Savhanna is too much for me. So she will be mine tomorrow!
Unique names are the best!
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post #13 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 02:57 PM
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I really wanted to give Noah an Irish name (since I'm irish!) but couldn't find anything that fit. There seems to be a much better selection for girls! If there's a word in particular (pretty, lucky, friend, etc) that you like, you can look up the word in different languages for some unique ideas. I acutlly ended up with Noah because it means gentle and comforting.
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post #14 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 03:50 PM Thread Starter
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that's a good idea!
That's what I like Tsima. Means where too. Kinda like she guides me, and I guide her, so we take care of eachother :)
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post #15 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 03:58 PM
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that's really cute ! I like that name =]

Gypsy & Scout <3
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post #16 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 11:34 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks! I think I've decided on it, unless anyone else has anymore ideas
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post #17 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 11:40 PM
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Lol well I have a birdy named cinder actually lol :) I love the name.
But my cats, I based alot of there name on Celtic names ! Like Kelma and so forth :)
I will see what I can come up with !
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post #18 of 31 Old 10-21-2009, 11:51 PM
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I have a pet peave with people renaming their horses, but if it does happen I like to stick to something that goes with their show name. Sometimes when I read name plates at barns I visit I see alot of head scratchers, its like... how the heck did they come up with that?

My mare: Lacys Corona... Lacy
My weanling: Sonny Side Up... Sonny
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post #19 of 31 Old 10-22-2009, 05:32 AM
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I took Paul's name and added a twist. As a teacher, normal names have a tendency to remind us of the poorly behaved students we have had in our classroom as did the name Paul. I said this students name so often during the school year it was crazy. So the husband and I loved the "soprano's" mini-series so we renamed Paul=Paulie Walnuts. He is one of the big Italian mobsters henchmen but it suits paul to a "T". He is big and bulky and doesn't let anyone push him around.


Jackie's Sonny Daze
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post #20 of 31 Old 10-22-2009, 02:40 PM Thread Starter
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My horse is TALL! She is soo beautiful!
I got her today, and she is everything I expected! I got her papers, and I have her settling down into her stall. Her eyes definitely said "Where too??" I love her
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