Re: [SCA Newcomers] Re: names
- I have a question about popularity of various names among players in the
SCA. I'm researching and have a documentable name in mind, but I don't
want to pick names that are being used by lots and lots of players (I
don't want to be "M/or1001" like a bad email address!). Is there any way
to find out how often a name has been registered or get a sense of how
many players are using a name?
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- Thank you ,thank you for the kind explanation, I'm so happy it passed. now i can work on a device of some sort. . where to begin!!!??? I did see a name that is my real name backwards and added last name.. Beatrice Lillian Miller I believe. that's my real name in reverse but minus the Miller part. thought it kinda neat. thanks again, Awyanhwy, and all that shed light on my confusion. I will patiently now await my letter!!!!
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If all is not lost, Where is it???????????? Lee
--- On Tue, 11/11/08, Sara L Uckelman <liana@...> wrote:
From: Sara L Uckelman <liana@...>
Subject: Re: [SCA Newcomers] info on registered names
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2008, 1:21 PM
Quoth Lee B:
> =A0may I also ask a dumb question?=A0 I see that it says it was registered,=
> does that mean it made it???=A0
Not a dumb question at all (it's hard for the heralds to remember
sometimes that they technical terms they use are not familiar to
everyone!). Yes, registered means that it passed.
> =A0If not, will i be contacted in any way when it is? or does that mean it =
You should receive a letter confirming the registration from one of
the heralds in your kingdom; some kingdoms have a bit of a back long
on notifying people, though, so I can't tell you how long it will be
before you get your letter. I will say that the results from the
February 2008 meeting, which is when your name and device were
registered, weren't published until July, so the delay isn't quite
so long as it might seem!
> o the one submitting it.?? and that i am Beatrice Lilli now???? as of Feb 0=
> 8????? I hope it does.
It does indeed! You are now Beatrice Lilli and no one else can
register a name which is too similar to that.
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