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What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 26 Apr 2011, 04:58
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jordanhendrix = Michael Jordan + Jimi Hendrix

two guys who I look up too. Mainly for their work ethic, desire to win and be the best.
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 26 Apr 2011, 06:27
gurpreetsingh => Gurpreet Singh => My real name :P
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 02 May 2011, 08:28
sanlitun -- the bar street in Beijing...
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 02 May 2011, 09:46
wiredo: the name I assigned to my halloween costume - christmas lights and wires running all over my body, a wreath made of wires, an easy switch that made me "light up" like a tree!
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 02 May 2011, 10:23
funny topic :lol:

pkit - it is an abbreviation of of my name and surname.
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 02 May 2011, 11:46
bakfed - the abbreviations of three beautiful actresses that I dreamt about dating when I was a teenager.

Funny thing though...I don't remember any of the three actresses anymore...

But what I did then was combined all three abbreviations and tried to make it into a word that is at least 'pronounce-able'.
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Annmary -->my real name is Maryam but i like 'Ann' , because it's short and simple ;so i select Annmary and thus, This name is a combination of Ann and Maryam.
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 03 May 2011, 10:24
Michmax, is a combination of my name and my puppy's name, although he is old now :(

The 3 came when I tried to use Michmax for the first time somewhere and found it was already taken, so I kept increasing the number until I was able to use it and it kind of just stuck
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 03 May 2011, 11:45
Four score and seven years ago......, back when my hair wasn't all grey, my GMATClub user name used to be "ninkorn" (now nink - shortened)..

Combination of two bands I listened to in highschool (NIN and Korn).....kinda started using that for everything else.....

P.S. - My musical preference has much evolved since....thank you very much.
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 03 May 2011, 14:59
LOL, very nice. Given how much music I listen to I shoulda totally done that! But I just used the first letter of my first name and a few off my surname. I guess I can't change my username now. Oh well....


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Four score and seven years ago......, back when my hair wasn't all grey, my GMATClub user name used to be "ninkorn" (now nink - shortened)..

Combination of two bands I listened to in highschool (NIN and Korn).....kinda started using that for everything else.....

P.S. - My musical preference has much evolved since....thank you very much.

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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 03 May 2011, 16:03
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LOL, very nice. Given how much music I listen to I shoulda totally done that! But I just used the first letter of my first name and a few off my surname. I guess I can't change my username now. Oh well....


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Four score and seven years ago......, back when my hair wasn't all grey, my GMATClub user name used to be "ninkorn" (now nink - shortened)..

Combination of two bands I listened to in highschool (NIN and Korn).....kinda started using that for everything else.....

P.S. - My musical preference has much evolved since....thank you very much.


On the contrary, you can change your username here on gmatclub! There's a thread that you just pose in.
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 03 May 2011, 18:54
An eskimo roll is the name of the technique in kayaking of righting the kayak from capsize. I'm a kayak instructor and for awhile got really into competitive rolling (rolling up the kayak in increasingly harder ways). :)
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An eskimo roll is the name of the technique in kayaking of righting the kayak from capsize. I'm a kayak instructor and for awhile got really into competitive rolling (rolling up the kayak in increasingly harder ways). :)


Ha I thought for sure it was some kind of sushi roll I never had before
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 04 May 2011, 04:02
hey guys , what about bb :!: :?:
bb=bad boy ,No No Noooooooo i dont think he is a good boy :wink:
bb=beautiful baby maybe.... :lol:
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hey guys , what about bb :!: :?:
bb=bad boy ,No No Noooooooo i dont think he is a good boy :wink:
bb=beautiful baby maybe.... :lol:


though I know the reason, but I want him to check this thread and reply.
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eskimoroll: I always thought that was sushi reference, learn something new everyday!
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Re: What does your Gmatclub name mean? [#permalink] New post 04 May 2011, 10:34
it seems that the term bb means a code or references to specific IT term
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I have followed the discussion since it was started and I knew my time would come.
It is not mysterious and I guess when I started GC in 2002 I did not quite think it was going to catch on or I would have to explain to anyone.... it is the first initial of my name and I doubled it. It was kind of difficult to be just "b", so the bb was born.

The relationship with phpBB, the software we use is purely co-incidental, though very ironic.
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thanks bb! :wink:
Now,it's fluke's turn! :twisted:
any suggestion?!! :shock: :wink:
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