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The meaning/story of your username

Postby Saka » January 2nd, 2018, 9:39 pm

Each name has a meaning.
A username is a name.
A username must have a meaning.
What is the meaning or story of your username?
For mine it's just my middle name (The name I get called by) nothing special.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby toroidalet » January 2nd, 2018, 10:07 pm

No one knows exactly where my username came from, but the obvious theory about toroids is (probably) incorrect. The leading theory is that I just thought of it randomly. The theory also states that at some point I realized that it could be interpreted as a contraction from Tor O. Idalet (it isn't, as one of my posts somewhere says). What does it actually stand for, then, you may ask. Here's an answer, interview-style:
Reporter: What does your uersname stand for?
Idalet: I don't know man, I didn't do it. [completely unoriginal line from 20+ years ago, completely typical]
R: But it's your account.
I: What are you talking about? This account is public (provided you can find the password)
R: Why are we even going on some needless dialogue? What does your username stand for?
I: See hereᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝᷝ̂
R: How do you even pronounce that?
I: http://bit.ly/2Cd2KSp
R: I'm out of here.
(DISCLAIMER: This interview is (at least) mostly fictional (yet))
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby danny » January 2nd, 2018, 10:29 pm

danieldb: db sounded cool and daniel is my first name
drc: drc is my initials
danny: danny is what i go by now

EDIT: My old wiki account is also called 2x2, which is obvious...it's the only rubik's cube i've ever solved. :P



Okay fine I really liked the 2x2 rule
call me danny.

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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Gamedziner » January 3rd, 2018, 7:35 am

My username came from my former aspirations to become a game designer.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby KittyTac » January 3rd, 2018, 8:14 am

KittyCat is either taken or unoriginal. Solution? KittyTac! Literally nothing to do with breath mint.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Macbi » January 3rd, 2018, 8:44 am

Macbi was a charater in a fantasy book some friends and I had to write for school. I used it when I set up a RuneScape account and I've been using it as an online handle ever since.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Rhombic » January 3rd, 2018, 9:37 am

I used to have a username based on my name (Edսardօ Gаrсía Раdillа, by the way). I changed my username in a videogame music composers' forum to Rhombic -randomly- and I guess I liked it. I actually use two different Rhombic usernames: Rhombic for the slightly more serious forums and rombik for lichess.org and similar sites.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby AforAmpere » January 3rd, 2018, 10:12 am

Ampere is obviously a word, but AMP are my initials, which I thought was cool. I realized after the fact that my username was very similar to A for Awesome's.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Apple Bottom » January 4th, 2018, 6:41 am

Mine's a pony name, obviously ("pony" as in "MLP:FiM"). Apple Bottom is an unnamed (but fan-named) member of the extended Apple family who appears in the episode Apple Family Reunion. No relation to Apple Bottom jeans!
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby gameoflifemaniac » January 4th, 2018, 10:33 am

Mine should be obvious for you.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6EoRBvdVPQ
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby dan_zh » January 4th, 2018, 1:19 pm

DAN_ZH is my name shortened: Danil Zherdev=Dan_zh!
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby triller » January 5th, 2018, 7:47 pm

I'm a flautist.
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new
discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but "That's funny ..."
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby blah » January 5th, 2018, 9:46 pm

uh
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby lifeisawesome » January 7th, 2018, 4:43 pm

Something I made up when I was 9.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Cclee » February 23rd, 2018, 5:38 pm

it was originially my minecraft name (still is) so I’ve used it for nearly everything i do in te intar webz with the exception of nationstates where i am the north fort and diep.io (best io game) where i am the dank tank (i main ranger)
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby Redstoneboi » May 14th, 2018, 8:26 am

I like red, I like redstone, I'm a boy.
I gave my Minecraft account "Perfect_Diamond" to my brother.
I am now Redstoneboi.
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby SuperSupermario24 » May 15th, 2018, 11:14 pm

Wanted to use "Supermario24" (which was to encompass my interest in both Mario and the number 24, for reasons) for my YouTube account when I was like 10, that was taken, YT suggested "SuperSupermario24", I went with it, and now here we are, where I'm still using that same username like everywhere for some reason.
bobo2b3o2b2o2bo3bobo$obobobo3bo2bobo3bobo$obobob2o2bo2bobo3bobo$o3bobo3bo2bobobobo$o3bob3o2b2o3bobo2bo!
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Re: The meaning/story of your username

Postby SammyAlex » May 17th, 2018, 8:25 am

All the names I usually used were taken and I had to make up something new. I like animals and I especially love the not so conventionally cute ones. But this time I just used my and my partner's name
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