Note: Please bear in mind that whilst this topic does canvass opinions, it is not a fight club. You may disagree with other posters but we do ask you please to stick to our Talk Guidelines and to be civil. We don't allow personal attacks or troll-hunting. Do please report any. Thanks, MNHQ.

To her really excited every time I spot another discworld themed name on here

(264 Posts)
HerrenaHarridan Thu 14-Feb-13 18:15:01

I just love it. What I really want to know is where is cheery littlebottom? According to mn the name is taken but I've never seen it.
So far I have spotted

And quite a few others I can't recall right now.
Who haven't I spotted / remembered and where is cheery?

GrimmaTheNome Thu 14-Feb-13 18:25:12

There's CMOTDibbler. There should be a GrannyWeatherwax but that was taken when I was looking for a TP name - hence, not discworld but one of your gang. I think there might be a MistressWeatherwax (damn why didn't I think of that?)

My name is from Good Omens rather than Discworld, do I count?

GrimmaTheNome Thu 14-Feb-13 18:38:13

There's also
Lady Margolotta

I'm sure there is a Magrat somewhere

MiaowTheCat Thu 14-Feb-13 18:43:51

Colleague at work got sooo pissed off when she proudly told us her guaranteed no one will know it pub quiz question - what's the name of Death's horse, and three of us in the staffroom promptly turned around and replied "Binky"

GrimmaTheNome Thu 14-Feb-13 18:50:50

oh, I think there's someone with Binky in their name too.
Why aren't you Maurice ? wink

If I didn't love my name so much I'd have a Discworld one. They always make me smile.

Me grin

BatmanLovesVodkaAndCherryade Thu 14-Feb-13 19:11:04

I used to be BatmanLovesVimes.

But I love vodka and cherryade more...

AdoraBelleDearHeart Thu 14-Feb-13 19:15:32

And there's me smile but it's too similar to someone else so I don't use it.

RobAnybody Thu 14-Feb-13 19:16:59

So I'll use this one instead.

Haven't got one myself but I do like to spot them.

I'm sure there was an Angua-based name at one point....

Grimma - I wanted your name, but you snaffled it first smile.

manicbmc Thu 14-Feb-13 19:18:45

I should change my name to 'You' like Granny Weatherwax's kitten. grin

PerditaXDream Thu 14-Feb-13 19:35:37

You just prompted me to change mine. I think I like it.

Ooh I'm tempted to change my name now...will get my thinking cap on grin

My cats are called You and Greebo grin

Bah all the names I wanted were taken. Will try again when I have more time!

CarrottsCarrot Thu 14-Feb-13 19:54:17

This thread inspired me to wear this for a bit.

<Twirls and bows>

I got name checked. I am so happy.

I have also seen a FutureNannyOgg or something like that. I find all the people with TP names (I include Good Omens and The Bromeliad etc.) to be lovely people. Possibly excepting myself grin

HerrenaHarridan Thu 14-Feb-13 20:14:42

I think SybilVimes is possibly LadySybil now?
Anathema of course you count MrsTerryPratchett does. Although I've always wondered if that's a double bluff and she really is?!
I tried every combination of grannyweatherwax I could think of with no luck! Also eskarinasmith but I've yet to see that.
Hi carrot grin

<Winks> Say no more, nod's as good as a wink. I'll tell the DH (you know who) that you are talking about him...

HerrenaHarridan Thu 14-Feb-13 20:19:13

LadyMargolotta yes I definitely remember seeing her somewhere recently.
Definitely never seen Angua, I'm sure I would have noticed.
Thinking about it I think I remember seeing gaspode at one point.
Oh and definitely a Cohen

HerrenaHarridan Thu 14-Feb-13 20:20:26

Oh and wasn't there a nobbynobbs at one point?

CarpeJugulum Thu 14-Feb-13 20:22:25

<pops in, waves, pops out>

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now