name my emu contest

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by hunter1hall, Jun 9, 2010.

  1. hunter1hall

    hunter1hall Songster

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    I cannot seem to come up with a good name for my newly hatched emu chick, so I have decided to let my fellow BYC friends name it. I think its a girl but a good unisex name would be best. I want something that fits an emu. Not fred or amanda, not that they are bad names just not emu names. The winner will be named on July 4th. Winner will be awarded a golden feather membership. Good luck and I can't wait to see what you come up with.
     
  2. DragonEggs

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    How about Tallstrider? Or just Strider? I always thought something that emphasizes their strengths (long powerful legs) would be cool.
     
  3. chicnfarmer

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    Droma or Maizey or Nova (the scientific name of emu is Dromaius novaehollandiae)
     
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  4. Papadavid

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    i like road runner
     
  5. poultryfan73

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    How about Jolly because of their size and the Jolly Green Giant?
     
  6. Dingo

    Dingo Songster

    how about Mandu(means sun), or Dag(a goof)
     
  7. pharr389

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    Ralph :d
     
  8. hunter1hall

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    Here are the suggestions so far:

    Ralph
    Mandu(means sun)
    Dag(a goof)
    Jolly
    road runner
    Droma
    Maizey
    Nova
    Tallstrider
    Strider

    Keep em coming
     
  9. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Well... is it a boy or a girl? [​IMG]
     
  10. Cuttlefishherder

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    Well...
    Shaggy
    Leggs
    Omu ...

    and thats all I've got, I hope to have an emu or two in the future [​IMG]
     

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