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« on: 26 August 2005, 12:33:00 »

Here's the official poll thread, quote from Judy:

Please let me know which of these possible names sound the best / is the most memorable / is the easiest to say, for my new clan... They are currently the Zekormorim and even I can't remember it off the top of my head...
Zekorim
Ximorim
Zirghurim
Zurghurim
Zirkurim

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« Reply #1 on: 26 August 2005, 12:35:00 »

Zurghurim is easily pronounced, and lays nice on the tongue:thumbup  

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« Reply #2 on: 26 August 2005, 12:39:00 »

and as I said already inthe other thread - they live in or near the Zirkumire Mountains, so I would keep the 'i' or 'Zirg/k

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« Reply #3 on: 26 August 2005, 12:40:00 »

Same thought here as Talia:)  


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« Reply #4 on: 26 August 2005, 14:43:00 »

Hey, my favorite too, but I didn't want to prejudice anyone.  

Thank you for making it an "official" poll, Art!  That was helpful...:hug  

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« Reply #5 on: 26 August 2005, 15:22:00 »

Options C and D were easily my favourites, simply because the words look more complex because of the added 'h'. Now as I noticed someone saying a line about the Zirkurim mountains or something similar, I've chosen option C. I could live with D as well though.

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« Reply #6 on: 28 August 2005, 21:59:00 »

Soooooooo...

That would be the Zirghurim leading by a full length, methinks...

I appreciate your input, everyone!   The Zirghurim they shall be, forthwith.  I shall have to invent a rationale and some new words in ThergerimTaal to make sense out of it, but oh, well... at least now I can remember what my new clan is CALLED!

Thank you all again, fellow Dreamers.  

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