He or She

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  1. Archer

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    Hi, I've had my motorhome a few weeks now and have noticed that you all name them, I'm not sure what to call mine.
    At first I thought it was a 'He' as it puffs up hills , farts about in the mornings and drinks quite a bit but didn't give me any trouble.
    But now I think it's a 'She' cos I keep spending money on her, new this, new that, and this week a new TV!

    What have you called yours and why?:Smile:
     
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    Motorhome Names

    Hi

    We called ours Boris, not sure why, but shortly after naming him he got stuck on a zip wire somewhere in east london:Rofl1:

    A 1997 Swift Royalle 630
     
  3. movan

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    Mine is called Buddy, cos she is just that. When things get too much for me, switch on the ignition and straight away the world is a brighter place.:Smile:
     
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    Ours is neither one or the other, we just call it the van.
     
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    Mine is neither. I call it a name that can't be repeated in polite company. It's a right shed:Doh:
     
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    Hi, mine's called Fidget , basically because we never stay anywhere more than 3 nights then must move on . our previous van which was a Pilote A class, it was called Piglet and my name on various other sites was Piglets Pilot .:sin:
     
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    I just stopped myself from answering !

    Nah.....don't go there Salopian !!!!:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Hi Mine is called "Nobby" because the registration is KN08 _ _ _ simplessss...:Wink:
     
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    LHotRy

    Ours is called LHotRy, which comes from Little House on the Runway. One of the first trips was to Switzerland to swap over some aircraft parts. The avatar picture is wild camping beside the airfield.
     
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    RUBY

    bought it on our Ruby wedding anniversary year.
     
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    Grandkids named it Busby, its a bus and we are all Man Utd season ticket holders.
     
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    we called ours get a life
     
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    1st van Swifty
    2nd van Sunti
    Must be something to do with a lack of imagination!
     
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    Prolly why I think of ours as Bessie then, so you aren't alone!

    But there again my car is always Betsy anyway. I mean successive ones. My BiL always called his car Betsy which must have made some sort of impression I spose.....

    Pete doesn't call his vehicles anything but as far as I'm concerned he still owns Wanda (the Honda) and Trixibelle (the Trophy) (without the Fifi)
     
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    Funny thing is I've never named a car but felt compelled to name our MH;
    wait for it.......Morrison:Cool:
     
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    Bobil

    This is (I think) Norwegian for Motorhome, we started calling our van this after going to Bobilcamps on our Scandinavian trip.
     
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    Mine is called BOB - which stands for Beastie Of Bling. :BigGrin:
     
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    motorhome

    I call mine "the motorhome" or "the camper" because that's what it is.
     
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    commo Steve, tell us, nobodys listening:RollEyes:
     
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    That has just made my day,,,, :Rofl1: :Rofl1: :Rofl1:
     
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