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fun with gender discovery

Post by Finkployd » February 11th, 2013, 11:13 am

I'm going through my pets at petsear.ch and found a couple of my pets had been named something fairly non typical of their gender :P

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There were many more but I don't want to spam :P Has anyone else done this and realized the amount of derp?
Either way I've decided to leave their names they were originally given.

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Post by Laraven » February 11th, 2013, 12:16 pm

I havn't started naming mine yet. Still collecting. But yeah, I will certainly make sure to look at the gender before naming mine now. :lol:

PS. I'm gonna catch up to you soon for #1 Korgath! ;)
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Re: fun with gender discovery

Post by Gendou » February 11th, 2013, 12:16 pm

I confess - I generally check the gender before naming my pets. :mrgreen:

I actually had to change the name of my Spawn of Onyxia.
I upgraded a female P/S to a male P/P. So the name changed from "Sabellia" to "Sabellian."
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Post by Finkployd » February 11th, 2013, 12:40 pm

Laraven wrote:I havn't started naming mine yet. Still collecting. But yeah, I will certainly make sure to look at the gender before naming mine now. :lol:

PS. I'm gonna catch up to you soon for #1 Korgath! ;)

you'll have to catch up to chillibilly, whoever that is, first xD

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Post by Laraven » February 11th, 2013, 1:00 pm

hmm, yeah I don't know who it is either.
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Post by Quasit » February 12th, 2013, 10:35 am

I guess it must be me .. but i dont see the gender in the OP. :oops:

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Post by Gendou » February 12th, 2013, 8:43 pm

Quasit wrote:I guess it must be me .. but i dont see the gender in the OP. :oops:
Blue and pink on the breed listing.
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Post by GormanGhaste » February 13th, 2013, 6:48 am

I don't worry about the coded genders when I name my pets. It's just a number.
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Post by Spyro » February 13th, 2013, 6:33 pm

GormanGhaste wrote:I don't worry about the coded genders when I name my pets. It's just a number.
I feel that way too. I had names for some of my pets long before they had gender or could be named.

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Post by Tinuthien » February 13th, 2013, 7:06 pm

Who says Joe and Sonic can't be girls :?: Several literary heroines are females with masculine names. One of my favs is Jo March in Little Women. I say keep naming what you want regardless of gender. Naming a crab Joe, regardless of gender, is pretty darn creative! ;)

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Re: fun with gender discovery

Post by Verdigris » February 14th, 2013, 1:37 am

I named my Cinder Kitten after a coworker who did a lot of charity work after the storm.

It's a male kitten named Stephanie.

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Post by Quasit » February 14th, 2013, 5:58 am

Gendou wrote:
Quasit wrote:I guess it must be me .. but i dont see the gender in the OP. :oops:
Blue and pink on the breed listing.
Ah .. yes ofcourse
Thank you :D

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Post by Finkployd » February 22nd, 2013, 4:19 pm

Tinuthien wrote:Who says Joe and Sonic can't be girls :?: Several literary heroines are females with masculine names. One of my favs is Jo March in Little Women. I say keep naming what you want regardless of gender. Naming a crab Joe, regardless of gender, is pretty darn creative! ;)
I like joe for my crab as well ^^ Thank you.
True I suppose xD just had to laugh about it. Many of mine are pokemon names because I have issues and what not so their names were somewhat spared. I left all their names the same though and I don't look at their gender before naming them now so I still have funny little surprises from time to time. Having rotten luck with stones though its kind of disheartening ><

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Re: fun with gender discovery

Post by Corah » February 22nd, 2013, 5:38 pm

I get quite a kick when I see my male Harpy Youngling...

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Re: fun with gender discovery

Post by Zythehealer » February 24th, 2013, 6:13 pm

I just discovered that Heidi the Celestial Dragon and Toby the Emerald Proto-drake both need new names :o I think I'll just switch them.

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