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Old 01-13-2013, 11:01 PM   #16
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I like to name mine. My K4B is "Lil Black" and my PW is "Schneeweisschen".
As somewhat of a tribute to my family, I've been using a couple German names for my devices:

PW: Mein Nachtlicht

Nexus: Mein Roboter

Is that the proper usage of "mein"?
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Old 01-13-2013, 11:05 PM   #17
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^ yes
"mein" for masculine and neuter nouns (das Licht, der Roboter)
"meine" for female nouns, like "meine Party" (die Party)


PS: You live in a town called HADES town?! Like, underworld town?!
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Old 01-13-2013, 11:11 PM   #18
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^ yes
"mein" for masculine and neuter nouns (das Licht, der Roboter)
"meine" for female nouns, like "meine Party" (die Party)


PS: You live in a town called HADES town?! Like, underworld town?!
Thank you! It's good to know I was getting those right.

Hadestown could be considered a fancy way of saying Louisville, Kentucky, but it's also a decent album by Anais Mitchell.
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Old 01-13-2013, 11:19 PM   #19
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Did you think this all up?
I wish...
Esmerelda Weatherwax is my favoured character in Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:03 AM   #20
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Old 01-14-2013, 06:26 AM   #21
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Old 01-14-2013, 06:58 AM   #22
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I wish...
Esmerelda Weatherwax is my favoured character in Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels
I don't know, Nanny Ogg is pretty cool too! It would be a toss up for me.
I love them both!
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Old 01-14-2013, 07:21 AM   #23
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:06 AM   #24
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Thank you! It's good to know I was getting those right.

Hadestown could be considered a fancy way of saying Louisville, Kentucky, but it's also a decent album by Anais Mitchell.
Gotcha. I thought that was the actual name of the town ... *shudder*
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Old 01-14-2013, 09:59 AM   #25
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:04 AM   #26
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Old 01-14-2013, 01:10 PM   #27
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Old 01-14-2013, 04:16 PM   #28
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:37 PM   #29
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That's very clever, I wish I'd thought of that.
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:54 PM   #30
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Clever indeed!!!
Bubble gum, cotton candy, rainbow and pretty in pink would be good names as well!
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