Storm fans, are you going to name your future female child Ororo?

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#1 Posted by jhazzroucher (20391 posts) - - Show Bio

I had been creating names already for my future children, but only made one name if it's going to be a girl. I want boys but I was thinking what if I will have a lot of girls, what would I name them. I thought to myself and I said, why not name one as Ororo? I think it would be cool. So defiinitely if I'll get a female baby, I'll insist my future wife to name her Ororo. : )

HOw about you?

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#2 Posted by JohnnyGat (1592 posts) - - Show Bio

I'll see first if the woman I'm going to marry would have a nice and catchy "merged" name that doesn't sound too stupid which may be unlikely, then I look at the names that mean something to me (inspired me to some extent), then I look at somewhat unique names I could possibly go with, then from fictional works were normal names are hardly used (like Game of Thrones), if I still couldn't find a name I'll probably go with fictional characters where standard naming processes work. If worst comes to worst I'll name them after a really really common name.

At least that's my hierarchy of naming.

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#3 Posted by Cap10nate (3623 posts) - - Show Bio

Ororo is such a horrible name. It sounds like you stuffed your mouth full of crackers and tried to say "I don't know."

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#4 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29887 posts) - - Show Bio

@Cap10nate said:

Ororo is such a horrible name. It sounds like you stuffed your mouth full of crackers and tried to say "I don't know."

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#5 Posted by Onemoreposter (4328 posts) - - Show Bio

Nah, but if my hypothetical daughter decides to be a pornstar I'll recommend she go by the stage name Stormy ;)

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#6 Posted by Shotgun (912 posts) - - Show Bio

I thought this was a troll thread when I first read the title. But yeah, naming kids after comic characters seems fine..unless they happen to be named after supervillains.

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#7 Posted by TheCrowbar (4397 posts) - - Show Bio

@Shotgun said:

I thought this was a troll thread when I first read the title. But yeah, naming kids after comic characters seems fine..unless they happen to be named after supervillains.

I'm naming my son Victor Von Doom.

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#8 Edited by minigunman123 (3262 posts) - - Show Bio

@TheCrowbar said:

@Shotgun said:

I thought this was a troll thread when I first read the title. But yeah, naming kids after comic characters seems fine..unless they happen to be named after supervillains.

I'm naming my son Victor Von Doom.

I will empower your son to be anything he wants, when I'm a billionaire and rule the world. He shall be my successor!

If I ever have a wife and subsequently a son, he's going to be named Bruce. If my girlfriend hates that name, she gets the "it's not me, it's you" talk, and no, I didn't get that reversed.

EDIT: I think I'll name him Clark instead. Superman would be much better if he were real, than Batman would be, lol. Clark is a badass name, too!

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#9 Posted by Vermoot (107 posts) - - Show Bio

You should be rewarded for the tons of awesome threads you make.

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#10 Posted by Xanni15 (6791 posts) - - Show Bio

I wouldn't do it, just seems wrong to me to name a child after my favorite comic book character, and Storm is not my favorite but she's cool.

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#11 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

WTF No.....

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#12 Posted by jhazzroucher (20391 posts) - - Show Bio

@Vermoot said:

You should be rewarded for the tons of awesome threads you make.

thank you. : )

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#13 Posted by x_29 (2375 posts) - - Show Bio

I ain't having no babies. If i were, I name her Ororo boo boo child.

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#14 Posted by NlGHTCRAWLER (2896 posts) - - Show Bio

@x_29 said:

I ain't having no babies. If i were, I name her Ororo boo boo child.

I'm stealing this. The world will just have to make room for two Ororo boo boo childs.

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#15 Posted by Shotgun (912 posts) - - Show Bio

@minigunman123 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

@Shotgun said:

I thought this was a troll thread when I first read the title. But yeah, naming kids after comic characters seems fine..unless they happen to be named after supervillains.

I'm naming my son Victor Von Doom.

I will empower your son to be anything he wants, when I'm a billionaire and rule the world. He shall be my successor!

If I ever have a wife and subsequently a son, he's going to be named Bruce. If my girlfriend hates that name, she gets the "it's not me, it's you" talk, and no, I didn't get that reversed.

EDIT: I think I'll name him Clark instead. Superman would be much better if he were real, than Batman would be, lol. Clark is a badass name, too!

LOL

But if you give her that talk, she'll end up taking the house and Clark with her D:

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#16 Posted by TheCrowbar (4397 posts) - - Show Bio

WRONG FORUM.

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#17 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@TheCrowbar said:

WRONG FORUM.

Isn't that poor forum a big enough Nuclear Waste dump? Come on give me this.

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#18 Posted by TheCrowbar (4397 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

WRONG FORUM.

Isn't that poor forum a big enough Nuclear Waste dump? Come on give me this.

No. I don't that forums nuclear waste coming here.

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#19 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@TheCrowbar said:

@Blood1991 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

WRONG FORUM.

Isn't that poor forum a big enough Nuclear Waste dump? Come on give me this.

No. I don't that forums nuclear waste coming here.

To late it is already spreading. Never ceases to surprise me how much waste can come out of one pump.

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#20 Posted by tg1982 (2832 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd Name my son, if I ever had one,

1) Steve,

2) Tony,

3) Thor

For a daughter

1) Janet

2) Carol

3) Natasha

Can you guess from who?

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#21 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@tg1982: Lol I don't see you getting away with Thor, and I hope you have nerves of steel to be raising six Avenger themed kids.

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#22 Posted by tg1982 (2832 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991: Tricked you. It's 5 Avengers. Tony would be Tony Jr. ;-)

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#23 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@tg1982: It can double during Halloween XD

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#24 Posted by tg1982 (2832 posts) - - Show Bio
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#25 Posted by TheVoiceOfReason (751 posts) - - Show Bio

@Cap10nate said:

Ororo is such a horrible name. It sounds like you stuffed your mouth full of crackers and tried to say "I don't know."

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#26 Posted by minigunman123 (3262 posts) - - Show Bio

@Shotgun said:

@minigunman123 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

@Shotgun said:

I thought this was a troll thread when I first read the title. But yeah, naming kids after comic characters seems fine..unless they happen to be named after supervillains.

I'm naming my son Victor Von Doom.

I will empower your son to be anything he wants, when I'm a billionaire and rule the world. He shall be my successor!

If I ever have a wife and subsequently a son, he's going to be named Bruce. If my girlfriend hates that name, she gets the "it's not me, it's you" talk, and no, I didn't get that reversed.

EDIT: I think I'll name him Clark instead. Superman would be much better if he were real, than Batman would be, lol. Clark is a badass name, too!

LOL

But if you give her that talk, she'll end up taking the house and Clark with her D:

That's why I said girlfriend and wife in two different spots.

I have the talk with my girlfriend if we get serious, like, "our son's name is Clark."

Then we break up.

Then I do it Talia al Ghul style...

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#27 Posted by jhazzroucher (20391 posts) - - Show Bio

@tg1982 said:

I'd Name my son, if I ever had one,

1) Steve,

2) Tony,

3) Thor

For a daughter

1) Janet

2) Carol

3) Natasha

Can you guess from who?

so no Ororo for you?

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#28 Posted by Swagger462 (396 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

@Blood1991 said:

@TheCrowbar said:

WRONG FORUM.

Isn't that poor forum a big enough Nuclear Waste dump? Come on give me this.

No. I don't that forums nuclear waste coming here.

To late it is already spreading. Never ceases to surprise me how much waste can come out of one pump.

That sounded naughty...

Anyway, to the topic at hand. It's fine to give your child a ridiculous name like Ororo but you have to teach her how to fight and debate. really, really well. School is already hard enough for kids to get through as is. She won't stand a chance unless you teach her how to handle herself.

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#29 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@Swagger462: Just ignore me and my colorful metaphors :p

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#30 Posted by xybernauts (888 posts) - - Show Bio

I love Storm as a character, but the problem with her name is that it's exclusively associated with a comic book character. It's never good to name you child after a character associated with geekdom. It's like naming your son Anakin. It's like painting the word geek on your kids forehead. If she grows up really cool and socially apt she might be able to pull it off, but I wouldn't chance it. I'd use something less obvious.

  • For example, River (River Tam) played by Summer Galu after the character in the show Firefly

In the end the point is you don't want to pick anything to obvious like Ororo whose a pretty popular character. It's a beautiful name but too well known and too exclusive to Storm. Instead you should chose something unique that's more obscure .

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#31 Posted by BumpyBoo (13366 posts) - - Show Bio

@Cap10nate said:

Ororo is such a horrible name. It sounds like you stuffed your mouth full of crackers and tried to say "I don't know."

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#32 Posted by Jorgevy (5165 posts) - - Show Bio

I wouldn't but it isn't that bad of an idea. Thor is an awesome name though, If I lived or eventually live or marry someone from the north, I might just name my kid that, otherwise, no. but it's an awesome powerful name.

I really have no idea what names Id give my kids, I dont give much importance to names (maybe because I always forget them?)

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#33 Posted by Twentyfive (3057 posts) - - Show Bio

If I lived in Tanzania. But I don't lol......

Haha!

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#34 Posted by Vermoot (107 posts) - - Show Bio

My god, he doesn't even understand big-ass Irony. Do you understand people are tired of you 5 threads a day about Storm and useless topics ? Do you even THINK ? (And yes, I know I won't ever have an answer because you just IGNORE people who tell you this. I know, I've seen plenty. I've seen a LOT of people telling you they're sick and tired of your threads !)

YOU MAKE ME HATE STORM !!!

Bye (I've tried.)

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#35 Posted by fodigg (6237 posts) - - Show Bio

I dunno. Ororo is a little hard to say, and it's iconic to Storm so people are gonna know who they're named after. It's not like "Jean" or "Emma" or even "Logan." You may as well name your daughter "Storm".

That said, I've found that you get more wiggle room with girls names than with boys names. At least in the midwest. A slightly unusual girls name is considered 'unique', but unusual boys names are considered 'weird'. I couldn't even get away with Parker, which my wife thought was too 'pretentious', even thought I have actually known a few Parkers.

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#36 Posted by PassionFlower (969 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher said:

I had been creating names already for my future children, but only made one name if it's going to be a girl. I want boys but I was thinking what if I will have a lot of girls, what would I name them. I thought to myself and I said, why not name one as Ororo? I think it would be cool. So defiinitely if I'll get a female baby, I'll insist my future wife to name her Ororo. : )

HOw about you?

I love you , you go hard in the paint for Storm always :)

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#37 Posted by SoA (6213 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher: Ororo doesn't sound too bad as a middle name

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#38 Posted by Invisible_Witch (339 posts) - - Show Bio

I rather name my daughter storm last name instead

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#39 Posted by tg1982 (2832 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher said:

@tg1982 said:

I'd Name my son, if I ever had one,

1) Steve,

2) Tony,

3) Thor

For a daughter

1) Janet

2) Carol

3) Natasha

Can you guess from who?

so no Ororo for you?

I would use her last name as a middle name Janet Munroe, or Carol Munroe or Natasha Mounroe. Plus my last name, I think would sound good.

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#40 Posted by jhazzroucher (20391 posts) - - Show Bio

@tg1982 said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@tg1982 said:

I'd Name my son, if I ever had one,

1) Steve,

2) Tony,

3) Thor

For a daughter

1) Janet

2) Carol

3) Natasha

Can you guess from who?

so no Ororo for you?

I would use her last name as a middle name Janet Munroe, or Carol Munroe or Natasha Mounroe. Plus my last name, I think would sound good.

nice one! : )

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#41 Posted by x_29 (2375 posts) - - Show Bio

Honey roro child.

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#42 Posted by tg1982 (2832 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzrouchersaid:

@tg1982 said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@tg1982 said:

I'd Name my son, if I ever had one,

1) Steve,

2) Tony,

3) Thor

For a daughter

1) Janet

2) Carol

3) Natasha

Can you guess from who?

so no Ororo for you?

I would use her last name as a middle name Janet Munroe, or Carol Munroe or Natasha Mounroe. Plus my last name, I think would sound good.

nice one! : )

Thank you! :-)

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#43 Posted by Metric_Outlaw (71 posts) - - Show Bio

I would name them something so they wouldn't hate me forever.

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#44 Posted by jhazzroucher (20391 posts) - - Show Bio

@Metric_Outlaw said:

I would name them something so they wouldn't hate me forever.

what do you mean?

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#45 Posted by WARLOCK2792 (18068 posts) - - Show Bio

Two names I've never had trouble saying: "Aurora" and "Ororo"...............I seriously don't get how some people struggle with these...............I guess it's about mouth control

And no, I would never name my daughter Ororo, because that would be excessive for my comic book fandom. My family already thinks I'm comic book crazy, and I would personally like to stay out of the mental institution

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#46 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

Wait what the hell is going on here

Do either of you know how this thread is here?

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#47 Posted by THUNDERBOLT30 (12245 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

Wait what the hell is going on here

Do either of you know how this thread is here?

RIGHT o.O' ???!!! How is this crapalicious thread from 10/23/12 back? Ugh...it could be from the "repairing" of all the past deleted threads. Please don't let that be the case. Threads like these is the reason that "glitch" was needed.

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#48 Posted by Blood1991 (8115 posts) - - Show Bio

@THUNDERBOLT30: I have no idea. Just this one thread pops up after days. Weird....

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#49 Posted by Storm Calling (4146 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991: The restoration of hell incarnate has begun...

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#50 Posted by PassionFlower (969 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher: @jhazzroucher said:

I had been creating names already for my future children, but only made one name if it's going to be a girl. I want boys but I was thinking what if I will have a lot of girls, what would I name them. I thought to myself and I said, why not name one as Ororo? I think it would be cool. So defiinitely if I'll get a female baby, I'll insist my future wife to name her Ororo. : )

HOw about you?

Good luck finding a woman who will go along with that, that's like a woman going along with a wedding themed after your favorite football team. I love Storm but is that even a real name or one they made up?

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