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Okay- this one oughta be tough!!!! CANUCKTION- 92 points

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Can Can, Feb 2, 2006.

  1. Can Can

    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Read the question carefully:

    A certain Asian country has a deity of the sea, who looks out for sailors and their ships. She was given a new name sometime ago.What was her ORIGINAL name?

    92 points, lads. Get 'er done........
     
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    mikey_d05 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Ba-ngu
     
  3. midnitewarya

    midnitewarya Sounds like a problem for future me. Premium Member

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    Matsu-po, from China

    Lin Moniang was her birth name.
     
  4. Can Can

    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Keep trying. Hint: you're on the right track........
     
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    mikey_d05 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Which one of us?
     
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    Matsu is Matsu-po's original name.

    Ba Ngu - is the correct spelling of the other name.
     
  8. midnitewarya

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    Taiwan! They started the heavy worshipping of her.
     
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    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    WHat, I give you a hard one and you all run away?:shame:
     
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    Tin Hau
     
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    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Ooooooooooohh. Read the question carefully, Jeff.........:doah:
     
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    You can alos say her mortal name in Chinese order, Mo-Niang Lin.
     
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    Motherly Matriarch, Kuan Yin of the Southern Sea, Daughter of the Dragon, and Empress of Heaven, Mazu, Matsu, Mat-su, she is from China.
     
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    92 points for midnitewarya. Good job, brother. That was indeed a tough one!!!! :bow: :bow:

    What's your first name, brother?
     
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    :woot:

    That was a tough one. There were so many Temple names that she had, I was going crazy trying to put the together. Good job!

    They call Al, but my original name was Allen Venuti. :wink1:
     
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    My brain hurts.
     
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    I lost mine, so it doesn't hurt LOL
     
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