|01-02-2011, 01:36 AM||#91|
Sharp Shootin' Grandma
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Sunny Florida
Device: Kindle 3, Kindle Fire, Literati (has been adopted by my daughter)
I changed my Kindle's name from Perilla to Pearl. Perilla wouldn't backwards translate to English as "knowledgeable" on Google Translator and it was driving me nuts.
Pearl doesn't mean anything except maybe a reference to the pearl screen. Basically, I just thought it sounded good.
|01-02-2011, 02:00 AM||#92|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: Kindle 4, iPad Mini/Retina
I name it the title of whatever book is currently being read on it, which is also how I name my paper books. Works out rather well.
|01-02-2011, 02:39 AM||#93|
IOC Chief Archivist
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Nashville, TN, USA
Device: Nook STR Glowlight, Sony T1, Acer Iconia A200
I haven't named mine yet. I wanted to be clever but that doesn't usually work out for me very well. So, for now it remains "Christa's Kindle" as it was already registered when they sent it to me. It'll probably end up being something in Latin, though the illusion of intelligence and sophistication would be shattered if they saw what was actually on it.
|01-02-2011, 05:48 AM||#94|
Home for the moment
Join Date: Jan 2009
Well, my Kindles both have a name; Jacqueline's Kindle and Jacqueline's 2nd Kindle. Especially the naming of the 2nd gives me a very nice feeling.
They're good and well named, because they're mine (like Gollum in the Lord of the Rings: my precioussss, my preciouss).
|01-13-2011, 04:57 AM||#96|
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bristol, England
Device: Kindle 3
It's just Dave's Kindle at the moment.
Was thinking of naming it Mustafa Reid. Haha.
|01-13-2011, 05:05 AM||#97|
YODA's Uglier Twin
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Leicester, UK
Device: PRS-600 and 2 Kindle 3's - and now a K4 + HTC Desire HD
Thought of calling my K3 " WIFE " as it's more useful than a Wife ...
OUCH Get Off Wendie ... That HURTS !!!
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