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Diss
14-10-2006, 22:08:27
now post things in this thread to make it great. I would, but I have to go to work.

Koshko
14-10-2006, 22:11:11
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Cruddy
14-10-2006, 23:57:17
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Skanky Burns
15-10-2006, 01:20:12
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Deacon
15-10-2006, 07:25:49
From:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_nicknames_of_European_Royalty_and_Nobility :_G-I (http://tinyurl.com/ykalko)

"The Great"

(Riki, Arm. Redz, Cat. el Gran, Cze. Velikύ, Dan. den Store, Dut. de Grote, Fr. le Grand, Gae. Mawr, Geo. Didi, Ger. der Grosse, Gr. Megas, Hun. Nagy, It. il Grande, Lat. Magnus, Nor. den Mektige, Pol. Wielki, Por. o Grande, Rum. cel Mare, Rus. Velikij, Sp. el Grande, el Magno, el Mayor, Welsh, Fawr):

Aethelmaer Ciel (d.c.1016), Thane of Sussex, 1005
Afonso de Albuquerque
Alain (1471–1522), 16th Lord of Albret
Alan I, Duke of Brittany
Alberico da Barbiano, Count of Conversano
Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Lόneburg
Albert I, Duke of Mecklenburg
Alexander I of Georgia
Alexander the Great
Afonso I of Portugal
Alfonso of Aragon (1415–1485), 1st Duke of Villahermosa, natural son of John II of Aragon and Leonor de Escobar
Alexander I, Prince of Wallachia, 1352–1364
Alexius I (1182–1222), Emperor of Trebizond
Alfonso III of Asturias
Alfred the Great, King of England
Amadeus III of Savoy
Anthony (1390–1475), Lord of Croy
Archambaud VIII, Sire de Bourbon
Arnold III of Guines (c.1225–?)
Arnulf I, Count of Flanders
Ashot I Kuropalates, King of Armenia, 885–890
Bagrat V of Georgia
Baldwin V, Count of Flanders
Barnim III, Duke of Pomerania, 1295–1344
Barnim III, Duke of Pomerania-Stettin, 1334–1368
Basarab I of Wallachia
Berenguela of Castile
Bogislaw III, Duke of Pomerania
Bogislaw X, Duke of Pomerania, 1474–1523
Bolko I (1270–1301), Duke of Silesia
Boris of Tver (1425–1461)
Bruno (925–965), Duke of Lorraine, 953–959
Canute the Great
Casimir III of Poland
Catherine II of Russia
Charlemagne
Charles III, Duke of Lorraine
Charles Emmanuel I, Duke of Savoy
Clotaire II
Clovis I
Conrad I (1091–1157), Margrave of Meissen
Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany
Constantine I (emperor), Roman Emperor
David, Lord Roche, Viscount Roche of Fermoy
David II, King of Abkhazia, 990–1000
David VII Ulu, King of Georgia
Diego Hurtado de Mendoza y Luna (1461–1531), 3rd Duke of Infantado
Donald O'Brien (d.1194), King of Thomond, King of Munster
Edzard I, Count of East Frisia
Egbert of Wessex
Elizabeth I of England
Enguerrand III (1174–1242), Lord of Coucy
Ethelred Mucil (d.912), Earl of Mercia
Ferdinand I of Castile
Frederick II of Prussia
Frederick II, Duke of Silesia
Gauthier II of Enghien (d.1271)
Gerard IV (d.1070), Duke of Lorraine, 1048–1070
Gerhard III, Count of Holstein
Gero, Margrave of Ostmark, 936–965
Gothelo I (967–1044), Duke of Lower and Upper Lorraine
Gradlon of Cornouaille
Guichard IV of Beaujeau (d.1216)
Guichard VI of Beaujeau (d.1331)
Gurgen II, King of Georgia, 918–941
Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Henry IV of France
Henry V, Count of Luxemburg, 1247–1281
Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor
Hermann III of Baden
Hugh, Earl of Mercia, son of Leofric, Earl of Mercia
Hugh the Great, Count of Paris
Hugh, Earl of Mercia
Hugh of Vermandois
Hugh, Margrave of Tuscany, 970–1001
Hugh III of Cyprus
Humphrey II (1057–1129), Lord of Bohun
Ivan III of Russia
John I of Portugal
John II of Aragon
John IX of Ghistelle (d.1414), Lord of Harnes, 1380–1385/86
Justin I, Byzantine Emperor
Justinian I, Byzantine Emperor
Kwirike III, King of Kakheti, 1010–1029
Leo I the Thracian, Byzantine Emperor
Leo II of Armenia
Llywelyn the Great, Prince of Wales
Louis of Hungary
Louis I, Duke of Bourbon
Louis XIV of France
Maelgwn Hir ap Cadwallon, King of Gwynedd
Manuel I Comnenus, Byzantine Emperor
Manuel I of Portugal
Margaret I of Denmark
Martin della Torre (1110–1147), Lord della Torre
Matteo I (1250–1322), Duke of Milan
Matthew IV, Lord of Montmorency, 1270–1304
Maurice FitzGerald, 1st Earl of Desmond
Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria
Milo I of Montlhery
Mircea cel Bătrβn of Wallachia
Mstislav of Kiev
Mzečabuk the Great, Prince of Meschia, 1502–1515
Napoleon I of France
Niall of the Nine Hostages
Odo of Aquitaine
Oleg II (d.1402), Prince of Riazan, 1379–1389, Grand Prince of Riazan, 1389–1402
Otakar II of Bohemia
Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor
Otto I (1150–1207), Count of Guelders
Otto IV of Kirchberg
Otto-Henry, Duke of Burgundy
Peter I of Pskov (1507–1509)
Peter I of Russia
Peter III of Aragon
Radu cel Mare, Prince of Wallachia
Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona
Raoul III (d.1074), Count of Vexin & Valois
Rhodri the Great, Prince of Wales
Richard de Burgh (d.1243), Lord of Connacht, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Robert VII (d.1325), Count of Auvergne
Roger II of Sicily
Roger-Bernard II of Foix
Roman the Great, Prince of Novgorod, Volhynia and Halych
Roupen I, Lord of Taurus, 1080–1095
Salomoni I, King of Abkhazia, 1752–1766, 1768–1784
Sancho III of Navarre
Sigurd (d.937), King of Trondheim and Ringerike, 900–937
Simeon I of Bulgaria
Stefan Dusan
Stephen I of Hungary
Stephen III of Moldavia
Svyatoslav IV, Prince of Smolensk, 1358–1386
Svatopluk I, Margrave of Moravia, 870–894
Svantipolk | Swietopelk II (1182–1266), Duke of Pomerelia
Theobald II of Champagne
Theodoric the Great, King of the Ostrogoths
Theodosius I, Roman Emperor
Thierry, Bishop of Verdun, 1047–1088
Thorfinn II Sigurdsson (1009–1065), Earl of Orkney, 1020–1065
Turlough (Toirdealbach Mor) O'Connor (d.1156), King of Connacht
Valdemar I of Denmark
Valdemar II, Duke of Schleswig
Vasili (1399–1461), Grand Prince of Tver, 1425–1461
Vladimir I of Kiev
Vytautas the Great, Grand Duke of Lithuania
Waldemar, Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal
Walter IV of Brienne
William of Gellone
William I of Burgundy (d.1304), Count of Auxerre
William I, Count of Burgundy
William I of Craon (1318–87), Viscount of Chateaudun
William II, Count of Julich, 1176–1207
William II, Count of Weimar, 963–1003
William V of Aquitaine

mr_G
15-10-2006, 10:04:22
Originally posted by Deacon
From:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_nicknames_of_European_Royalty_and_Nobility :_G-I (http://tinyurl.com/ykalko)

"The Great"

(Riki, Arm. Redz, Cat. el Gran, Cze. Velikύ, Dan. den Store, Dut. de Grote, Fr. le Grand, Gae. Mawr, Geo. Didi, Ger. der Grosse, Gr. Megas, Hun. Nagy, It. il Grande, Lat. Magnus, Nor. den Mektige, Pol. Wielki, Por. o Grande, Rum. cel Mare, Rus. Velikij, Sp. el Grande, el Magno, el Mayor, Welsh, Fawr):

Aethelmaer Ciel (d.c.1016), Thane of Sussex, 1005
Afonso de Albuquerque
Alain (1471–1522), 16th Lord of Albret
Alan I, Duke of Brittany
Alberico da Barbiano, Count of Conversano
Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Lόneburg
Albert I, Duke of Mecklenburg
Alexander I of Georgia
Alexander the Great
Afonso I of Portugal
Alfonso of Aragon (1415–1485), 1st Duke of Villahermosa, natural son of John II of Aragon and Leonor de Escobar
Alexander I, Prince of Wallachia, 1352–1364
Alexius I (1182–1222), Emperor of Trebizond
Alfonso III of Asturias
Alfred the Great, King of England
Amadeus III of Savoy
Anthony (1390–1475), Lord of Croy
Archambaud VIII, Sire de Bourbon
Arnold III of Guines (c.1225–?)
Arnulf I, Count of Flanders
Ashot I Kuropalates, King of Armenia, 885–890
Bagrat V of Georgia
Baldwin V, Count of Flanders
Barnim III, Duke of Pomerania, 1295–1344
Barnim III, Duke of Pomerania-Stettin, 1334–1368
Basarab I of Wallachia
Berenguela of Castile
Bogislaw III, Duke of Pomerania
Bogislaw X, Duke of Pomerania, 1474–1523
Bolko I (1270–1301), Duke of Silesia
Boris of Tver (1425–1461)
Bruno (925–965), Duke of Lorraine, 953–959
Canute the Great
Casimir III of Poland
Catherine II of Russia
Charlemagne
Charles III, Duke of Lorraine
Charles Emmanuel I, Duke of Savoy
Clotaire II
Clovis I
Conrad I (1091–1157), Margrave of Meissen
Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany
Constantine I (emperor), Roman Emperor
David, Lord Roche, Viscount Roche of Fermoy
David II, King of Abkhazia, 990–1000
David VII Ulu, King of Georgia
Diego Hurtado de Mendoza y Luna (1461–1531), 3rd Duke of Infantado
Donald O'Brien (d.1194), King of Thomond, King of Munster
Edzard I, Count of East Frisia
Egbert of Wessex
Elizabeth I of England
Enguerrand III (1174–1242), Lord of Coucy
Ethelred Mucil (d.912), Earl of Mercia
Ferdinand I of Castile
Frederick II of Prussia
Frederick II, Duke of Silesia
Gauthier II of Enghien (d.1271)
Gerard IV (d.1070), Duke of Lorraine, 1048–1070
Gerhard III, Count of Holstein
Gero, Margrave of Ostmark, 936–965
Gothelo I (967–1044), Duke of Lower and Upper Lorraine
Gradlon of Cornouaille
Guichard IV of Beaujeau (d.1216)
Guichard VI of Beaujeau (d.1331)
Gurgen II, King of Georgia, 918–941
Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Henry IV of France
Henry V, Count of Luxemburg, 1247–1281
Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor
Hermann III of Baden
Hugh, Earl of Mercia, son of Leofric, Earl of Mercia
Hugh the Great, Count of Paris
Hugh, Earl of Mercia
Hugh of Vermandois
Hugh, Margrave of Tuscany, 970–1001
Hugh III of Cyprus
Humphrey II (1057–1129), Lord of Bohun
Ivan III of Russia
John I of Portugal
John II of Aragon
John IX of Ghistelle (d.1414), Lord of Harnes, 1380–1385/86
Justin I, Byzantine Emperor
Justinian I, Byzantine Emperor
Kwirike III, King of Kakheti, 1010–1029
Leo I the Thracian, Byzantine Emperor
Leo II of Armenia
Llywelyn the Great, Prince of Wales
Louis of Hungary
Louis I, Duke of Bourbon
Louis XIV of France
Maelgwn Hir ap Cadwallon, King of Gwynedd
Manuel I Comnenus, Byzantine Emperor
Manuel I of Portugal
Margaret I of Denmark
Martin della Torre (1110–1147), Lord della Torre
Matteo I (1250–1322), Duke of Milan
Matthew IV, Lord of Montmorency, 1270–1304
Maurice FitzGerald, 1st Earl of Desmond
Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria
Milo I of Montlhery
Mircea cel Bătrβn of Wallachia
Mstislav of Kiev
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Mzečabuk the Great, Prince of Meschia, 1502–1515
Napoleon I of France
Niall of the Nine Hostages
Odo of Aquitaine
Oleg II (d.1402), Prince of Riazan, 1379–1389, Grand Prince of Riazan, 1389–1402
Otakar II of Bohemia
Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor
Otto I (1150–1207), Count of Guelders
Otto IV of Kirchberg
Otto-Henry, Duke of Burgundy
Peter I of Pskov (1507–1509)
Peter I of Russia
Peter III of Aragon
Radu cel Mare, Prince of Wallachia
Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona
Raoul III (d.1074), Count of Vexin & Valois
Rhodri the Great, Prince of Wales
Richard de Burgh (d.1243), Lord of Connacht, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Robert VII (d.1325), Count of Auvergne
Roger II of Sicily
Roger-Bernard II of Foix
Roman the Great, Prince of Novgorod, Volhynia and Halych
Roupen I, Lord of Taurus, 1080–1095
Salomoni I, King of Abkhazia, 1752–1766, 1768–1784
Sancho III of Navarre
Sigurd (d.937), King of Trondheim and Ringerike, 900–937
Simeon I of Bulgaria
Stefan Dusan
Stephen I of Hungary
Stephen III of Moldavia
Svyatoslav IV, Prince of Smolensk, 1358–1386
Svatopluk I, Margrave of Moravia, 870–894
Svantipolk | Swietopelk II (1182–1266), Duke of Pomerelia
Theobald II of Champagne
Theodoric the Great, King of the Ostrogoths
Theodosius I, Roman Emperor
Thierry, Bishop of Verdun, 1047–1088
Thorfinn II Sigurdsson (1009–1065), Earl of Orkney, 1020–1065
Turlough (Toirdealbach Mor) O'Connor (d.1156), King of Connacht
Valdemar I of Denmark
Valdemar II, Duke of Schleswig
Vasili (1399–1461), Grand Prince of Tver, 1425–1461
Vladimir I of Kiev
Vytautas the Great, Grand Duke of Lithuania
Waldemar, Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal
Walter IV of Brienne
William of Gellone
William I of Burgundy (d.1304), Count of Auxerre
William I, Count of Burgundy
William I of Craon (1318–87), Viscount of Chateaudun
William II, Count of Julich, 1176–1207
William II, Count of Weimar, 963–1003
William V of Aquitaine

C.G.B. Spender
15-10-2006, 15:15:10
I don't know about the greatest thread but I know this from the Sam & Max game:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biggest_ball_of_twine