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Old May 10 2014, 10:49 AM   #31
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

'Personal'?
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Old May 10 2014, 11:52 AM   #32
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

standard
orbit
factor
meter
kilometer
light-year
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Old May 10 2014, 02:05 PM   #33
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Agreed
Conference
Briefing
Core
Phase or phasic
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Old May 10 2014, 02:14 PM   #34
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For proper names I'll also throw in Odo. Because like Data and Spock, he's a very prominent character in a seven season series always referred to by the same name.
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Old May 10 2014, 04:22 PM   #35
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weapon, if we haven't already had it.
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Old May 10 2014, 07:53 PM   #36
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Red
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Old May 10 2014, 09:48 PM   #37
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

Wait, wait. Nobody's guessed 'Space' yet? How is that possible?
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Old May 10 2014, 09:51 PM   #38
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

Lucky wrote: View Post
Kirk
Picard
Sisko
Janeway
Archer
Riker
Cardassian
Bajoran
Alpha
Delta
Gamma
Voyager
Borg
System
Picard only made #61. Sisko even less at #88. And Janeway even less at #95. Hmm. Archer was much further down. Riker was actually #75.

Cardassian is #38, so there's one actually in the top 50. Bajoran was close at #52. It's worth noting that I combined Cardassia and Cardassian(s), Bajor and Bajoran(s), or any other species that came from a homeworld with the same root name.

Voyager is #49. Borg was only #66. System is a great one at #9.

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Star
Planet
Away
Team
Deep
Bajor
Prophet
Wormhole
Alien
Time (Too common?)
Most of these have been guessed already. Only Prophet and Wormhole weren't, and neither are on the list.

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Reconfigure
Class
Speed
Conduit
Tube
Panel
Home
Logical
Fascinating
Interesting
Lutefisk
Quarters
Wave
Computer
Haha, lutefisk. The only one of these on the list is Computer at #16, which is a good one. The next closest one here that wasn't too generic was quarters at #73.

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Chief
Main
Officer
Chief wasn't bad, but came in at #54. I think main was too generic. Officer is at #35.

Tom wrote: View Post
Order(s)
Good one. #20.

Smellincoffee wrote: View Post
Compensate

(Definitely top 100 for ST Voyager. ST overall, maybe not. )
Yeah, it didn't actually occur that much.

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'Personal'?
Nope.

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standard
orbit
factor
meter
kilometer
light-year
Orbit was #77. The rest didn't quite make it.

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Agreed
Conference
Briefing
Core
Phase or phasic
Core was the closest just outside the top 100. The rest didn't make it.

JirinPanthosa wrote: View Post
For proper names I'll also throw in Odo. Because like Data and Spock, he's a very prominent character in a seven season series always referred to by the same name.
#76 only.

WillsBabe wrote: View Post
weapon, if we haven't already had it.
We haven't, and it's #26!

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Red
and Alert.
Already guessed.

I'll post the updated list shortly.
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Old May 10 2014, 10:15 PM   #39
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

JirinPanthosa wrote: View Post
Wait, wait. Nobody's guessed 'Space' yet? How is that possible?
The closest was subspace, but I didn't think to credit him space. It's #49.

Here's the updated list:

1. captain(s): 15,849 (Joel_Kirk)
2. ship(s)/starship(s)/spaceship(s)/warship(s): 9,500 (Tarheel)
3. sir: 9,380 (JirinPanthosa)
4. doctor(s): 5,555 (Lucky)
5. commander/sub-commander: 4,599 (JirinPanthosa)
6. power (and derivatives): 3,343 (Sran)
7. data/Data/database: 3,319 (JirinPanthosa)
8. Enterprise: 3,081 (B.J.)
9. system(s): 3,039 (Lucky)
10. warp/transwarp: 2,746 (Lucky)
11. Spock: 2,692 (JirinPanthosa)
12. ?
13. planet(s)/planetary: 2,660 (Tarheel)
14. lieutenant: 2,649 (shadow55)
15. Starfleet: 2,632 (Lucky)
16. computer(s): 2,575 (Vandervecken)
17. engine(s)/engineer(s)/engineering: 2,556 (shadow55)
18. transport (and derivatives including transporter): 2,543 (Lucky)
19. human(s)/humanoid(s): 2,526 (JirinPanthosa)
20. order (and derivatives): 2,498 (Tom)
21. Klingon(s): 2,282 (JirinPanthosa)
22. bridge: 2,215 (shadow55)
23. report (and derivatives): 2,165 (Lucky)
24. beam (and derivatives): 2,137 (JirinPanthosa)
25. weapon(s): 2,136 (WillsBabe)
26. aye: 2,080 (MacLeod)
27. aboard/board: 2,028 (Vandervecken)
28. ?
29. sensor(s): 1,987 (Lucky)
30. Federation: 1,972 (MacLeod)
31. destroy (and derivatives): 1,938 (Vandervecken)
32. station(s): 1,914 (Lucky)
33. shield(s)/shielding: 1,889 (Cyke101)
34. officer(s): 1,879 (JirinPanthosa)
35. ?
36. ?
37. Cardassia(n)(ns): 1,805 (Lucky)
38. ?
39. ?
40. ?
41. log(s)/starlog: 1,728 (shadow55)
42. ?
43. Vulcan: 1,643 (DrCorby)
44. ?
45. ?
46. attack (and derivatives): 1,551 (Tarheel)
47. fire(d): 1,487 (Joel_Kirk)
48. Voyager: 1,405 (Lucky)
49. space: 1,402 (JirinPanthosa)
50. ?

I sorted some things around again because there was a word on the list that was in the most common 500 English words on the list that I missed, and I didn't think people would guess it, so I removed it. That makes 13 left!

From here on I'll just be posting the updated list since I can't edit the first post anymore.

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Old May 10 2014, 10:34 PM   #40
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Might as well throw in Romulan, Quark and Ferengi.

Which derivatives of hologram did you group together? If it was grouped with holodeck and any other word with holo- in it, it just might make the list.
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Old May 11 2014, 12:17 AM   #41
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- Come (in)
- Thrust(er(s))
- Sickbay
- Photon(s) / Photonic(s)
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Old May 11 2014, 12:27 AM   #42
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Ryan8bit wrote: View Post
JirinPanthosa wrote: View Post
Wait, wait. Nobody's guessed 'Space' yet? How is that possible?
The closest was subspace, but I didn't think to credit him space. It's #49.

Here's the updated list:

1. captain(s): 15,849 (Joel_Kirk)
2. ship(s)/starship(s)/spaceship(s)/warship(s): 9,500 (Tarheel)
3. sir: 9,380 (JirinPanthosa)
4. doctor(s): 5,555 (Lucky)
5. commander/sub-commander: 4,599 (JirinPanthosa)
6. power (and derivatives): 3,343 (Sran)
7. data/Data/database: 3,319 (JirinPanthosa)
8. Enterprise: 3,081 (B.J.)
9. system(s): 3,039 (Lucky)
10. warp/transwarp: 2,746 (Lucky)
11. Spock: 2,692 (JirinPanthosa)
12. ?
13. planet(s)/planetary: 2,660 (Tarheel)
14. lieutenant: 2,649 (shadow55)
15. Starfleet: 2,632 (Lucky)
16. computer(s): 2,575 (Vandervecken)
17. engine(s)/engineer(s)/engineering: 2,556 (shadow55)
18. transport (and derivatives including transporter): 2,543 (Lucky)
19. human(s)/humanoid(s): 2,526 (JirinPanthosa)
20. order (and derivatives): 2,498 (Tom)
21. Klingon(s): 2,282 (JirinPanthosa)
22. bridge: 2,215 (shadow55)
23. report (and derivatives): 2,165 (Lucky)
24. beam (and derivatives): 2,137 (JirinPanthosa)
25. weapon(s): 2,136 (WillsBabe)
26. aye: 2,080 (MacLeod)
27. ?
28. ?
29. sensor(s): 1,987 (Lucky)
30. Federation: 1,972 (MacLeod)
31. ?
32. station(s): 1,914 (Lucky)
33. shield(s)/shielding: 1,889 (Cyke101)
34. officer(s): 1,879 (JirinPanthosa)
35. ?
36. ?
37. Cardassia(n)(ns): 1,805 (Lucky)
38. ?
39. ?
40. ?
41. log(s)/starlog: 1,728 (shadow55)
42. ?
43. Vulcan: 1,643 (DrCorby)
44. ?
45. ?
46. attack (and derivatives): 1,551 (Tarheel)
47. fire(d): 1,487 (Joel_Kirk)
48. Voyager: 1,405 (Lucky)
49. space: 1,402 (JirinPanthosa)
50. ?

I sorted some things around again because there was a word on the list that was in the most common 500 English words on the list that I missed, and I didn't think people would guess it, so I removed it. That makes 13 left!

From here on I'll just be posting the updated list since I can't edit the first post anymore.
Awesome!

I guessed two of the 50.
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Old May 11 2014, 12:37 AM   #43
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Re: Guess the 50 most common words in all of Trek

Ryan8bit, te salut!--good game!


sun
aft
forward
world
starboard
port
working
destroy
shoot
aboard
kill, kills, killed, etc
dead
coordinate(s)
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Old May 11 2014, 02:19 AM   #44
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Indeed
Percent
Civilization
Race
Life
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Old May 11 2014, 05:02 AM   #45
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How about course and speed?
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