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Old October 17 2012, 09:52 AM   #32
Bry_Sinclair
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Re: Does anyone have suggestions for names of starships

There are loads of possible name origins; mythological gods and creatures, military leaders and battlefields, ground-breaking scientists, social activists and campaigners, respectable politicians, places, previous ships, and on and on .

The real possibilities are endless. But then there are all the future famous people between now and Trek time (250-odd years), and of course all the same types of people on alien worlds.

If you want some random names thrown out then here it goes:

U.S.S. Athena (Greek goddess)
U.S.S. Bannockburn (historic battlefield)
U.S.S. Churchill (British Prime Minister during WW2)
U.S.S. Deliverance
U.S.S. Einstein (scientist)
U.S.S. Farnsworth (named for Hubert Farnsworth in Futurama )
U.S.S. Gagarin (Cosmonaut)
U.S.S. Hagharff (alien origin)
U.S.S. Isis (Egyptian goddess)
U.S.S. Jupiter (Roman god and a planet)
U.S.S. Kumari (Andorian ice gutter)
U.S.S. L'Neye (alien origin)
U.S.S. Mandela (Nelson Mandela)
U.S.S. Noel (a medical ship named after Doctor Helen Noel)
U.S.S. Orpheus (from Greek mythology)
U.S.S. Pieces (zodiac sign)
U.S.S. Queen Elizabeth (British monarch)
U.S.S. Renown
U.S.S. Saaryn (Vulcan origin)
U.S.S. Titanic (infamous cruise liner)
U.S.S. Ulysses (novel by James Joyce)
U.S.S. V'aa (alien origin)
U.S.S. Wildeblood (Peter Wildeblood, gay rights campaigner)
U.S.S. Xott (alien origin)
U.S.S. Ytok (alien origin)
U.S.S. Zenith
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