Author Topic: Famous People  (Read 17470 times)

Offline night-owl

  • Devoted Knight
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
  • Just a passer-by, onlooker, observer, lurker.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #40 on: February 19, 2009, 11:47:55 AM »
Lawrence,[Richards] Herbert David
Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.

Offline Deloria

  • Staff
  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ***
  • Posts: 15197
  • Gender: Female
Re: Famous People
« Reply #41 on: February 19, 2009, 11:59:38 AM »
Delling. :D
 
Holy Roman Empress
Queen of *all* Albion
Précieuse and salonnière! :D
"In cases of doubt about language, it is ordinarily best to consult women."-Vaugelas
Space! :D Extraterrestrium! :D Espace! :D

Offline Delling

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 9160
  • Gender: Male
  • Quite.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #42 on: February 19, 2009, 04:03:53 PM »
Gerd

(it was the only Norse name I could think of that started with a "g" :-\)
Noli me tangere! Nescio ubi fuisti!
Don't touch me! I don't know where you've been!

Marquess of Pembroke
Duke of Saxony in Her Majesty's Court
Knight of the Swan for Her Imperial Highness

...resistance was obviously useless against a family that could invent italics.

"Let the locative live."

http://my.ddo.com/referral/Delling87

Offline PirateKingChris

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 6438
  • Gender: Male
  • Cutthroat Captain
Re: Famous People
« Reply #43 on: February 19, 2009, 04:25:29 PM »
Don Knotts
"Take it from someone who knows sick:  licking corpses is going waaay beyond demented."

Defender Of All Things Against Connor  :stabs:

Long Hair 4 Life XB

TEAM COCO

Offline Yonkey

  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ************
  • Posts: 18427
  • Gender: Male
  • Nothing ventured, nothing gained
Re: Famous People
« Reply #44 on: February 19, 2009, 08:55:14 PM »
Steven Spielberg
"A wish changes nothing. A decision changes everything."

Offline night-owl

  • Devoted Knight
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
  • Just a passer-by, onlooker, observer, lurker.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #45 on: February 20, 2009, 07:56:43 AM »
George Lucas
Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.

Offline PirateKingChris

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 6438
  • Gender: Male
  • Cutthroat Captain
Re: Famous People
« Reply #46 on: February 20, 2009, 06:16:44 PM »
Senator Palpatine
"Take it from someone who knows sick:  licking corpses is going waaay beyond demented."

Defender Of All Things Against Connor  :stabs:

Long Hair 4 Life XB

TEAM COCO

Offline Deloria

  • Staff
  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ***
  • Posts: 15197
  • Gender: Female
Re: Famous People
« Reply #47 on: February 21, 2009, 04:46:00 AM »
Edvard Munch
 
Holy Roman Empress
Queen of *all* Albion
Précieuse and salonnière! :D
"In cases of doubt about language, it is ordinarily best to consult women."-Vaugelas
Space! :D Extraterrestrium! :D Espace! :D

Offline night-owl

  • Devoted Knight
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
  • Just a passer-by, onlooker, observer, lurker.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #48 on: February 22, 2009, 08:14:10 AM »
[this one is somewhat tricky. i based it on pronunciation, which should be [mʉŋk]   I guess, not to confuse with other things with the same ortographic form ....or do i base on ortographic form?


Kevin Costner

Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.

Offline PirateKingChris

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 6438
  • Gender: Male
  • Cutthroat Captain
Re: Famous People
« Reply #49 on: February 24, 2009, 05:11:55 PM »
Huh? There's no K in the preceding name at ALL. How did you come up with Kevin Costner?!
"Take it from someone who knows sick:  licking corpses is going waaay beyond demented."

Defender Of All Things Against Connor  :stabs:

Long Hair 4 Life XB

TEAM COCO

Offline Deloria

  • Staff
  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ***
  • Posts: 15197
  • Gender: Female
Re: Famous People
« Reply #50 on: February 25, 2009, 03:33:08 AM »
Going by phonetics, the ch in Norwegian is a k in English. :P
 
Holy Roman Empress
Queen of *all* Albion
Précieuse and salonnière! :D
"In cases of doubt about language, it is ordinarily best to consult women."-Vaugelas
Space! :D Extraterrestrium! :D Espace! :D

Offline night-owl

  • Devoted Knight
  • ***
  • Posts: 141
  • Just a passer-by, onlooker, observer, lurker.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #51 on: February 25, 2009, 09:26:34 AM »
Thanks Deloria. Perhaps my explanation in the post was not clear enough...Sorry Chris if I confused you.
« Last Edit: February 25, 2009, 09:28:08 AM by night-owl »
Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.

Offline Deloria

  • Staff
  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ***
  • Posts: 15197
  • Gender: Female
Re: Famous People
« Reply #52 on: February 25, 2009, 09:32:51 AM »
Most welcome. :)
 
Holy Roman Empress
Queen of *all* Albion
Précieuse and salonnière! :D
"In cases of doubt about language, it is ordinarily best to consult women."-Vaugelas
Space! :D Extraterrestrium! :D Espace! :D

Offline Yonkey

  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ************
  • Posts: 18427
  • Gender: Male
  • Nothing ventured, nothing gained
Re: Famous People
« Reply #53 on: February 25, 2009, 10:19:26 AM »
It's probably best to just stick with spelling, rather than pronunciation.


Richard Nixon
"A wish changes nothing. A decision changes everything."

Offline PirateKingChris

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 6438
  • Gender: Male
  • Cutthroat Captain
Re: Famous People
« Reply #54 on: February 25, 2009, 11:20:57 AM »
Oh ok thanks for the explanation. And yes I think you're supposed to go by spelling and not pronunciation anyway...

Nick Raiser
(my brother :P)
"Take it from someone who knows sick:  licking corpses is going waaay beyond demented."

Defender Of All Things Against Connor  :stabs:

Long Hair 4 Life XB

TEAM COCO

Offline Delling

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 9160
  • Gender: Male
  • Quite.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #55 on: February 26, 2009, 07:35:09 AM »
Ronald Moore
Noli me tangere! Nescio ubi fuisti!
Don't touch me! I don't know where you've been!

Marquess of Pembroke
Duke of Saxony in Her Majesty's Court
Knight of the Swan for Her Imperial Highness

...resistance was obviously useless against a family that could invent italics.

"Let the locative live."

http://my.ddo.com/referral/Delling87

Offline Deloria

  • Staff
  • Phoenix Honour Guard
  • ***
  • Posts: 15197
  • Gender: Female
Re: Famous People
« Reply #56 on: February 28, 2009, 08:46:50 AM »
Eric Idle
 
Holy Roman Empress
Queen of *all* Albion
Précieuse and salonnière! :D
"In cases of doubt about language, it is ordinarily best to consult women."-Vaugelas
Space! :D Extraterrestrium! :D Espace! :D

Offline PirateKingChris

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 6438
  • Gender: Male
  • Cutthroat Captain
Re: Famous People
« Reply #57 on: March 05, 2009, 04:07:49 PM »
Ernie (as in the Sesame St one)
"Take it from someone who knows sick:  licking corpses is going waaay beyond demented."

Defender Of All Things Against Connor  :stabs:

Long Hair 4 Life XB

TEAM COCO

Offline Haids1987

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 7515
  • Gender: Female
    • Pinterest page
Re: Famous People
« Reply #58 on: March 06, 2009, 12:33:44 PM »
Eric Dane.     :lovegoggles:
STATUS:
-Drinking water
-Checking the forum. 

Perpetually. ;D
Erica Reed is Katie Hallahan.
Leader of the "I <3 Doon" Fanclub

Offline Delling

  • Phoenix Groupie
  • **********
  • Posts: 9160
  • Gender: Male
  • Quite.
Re: Famous People
« Reply #59 on: March 10, 2009, 09:41:22 PM »
Elmyra (Tiny Toons)
Noli me tangere! Nescio ubi fuisti!
Don't touch me! I don't know where you've been!

Marquess of Pembroke
Duke of Saxony in Her Majesty's Court
Knight of the Swan for Her Imperial Highness

...resistance was obviously useless against a family that could invent italics.

"Let the locative live."

http://my.ddo.com/referral/Delling87