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Old December 2, 2012, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Sohel
Just call him Bijoy. We have a wonderful tradition of "official" Bangla nicknames unrelated to the official name, and should use those. Let us be proud of what we are this way, rather than attempting the deplorable "English Medium" hipness we see so often everywhere.
I have to disagree. I'm always for giving as much individual freedom to the people. No one should have to call him Bijoy, if they don't feel like it. Anamul and Bijoy are both fine as they are his names given to him by his parents. If you want to coin a new cool nickname, like Run-amul, you should be allowed to do that as well. But if Anamul himself has a particular preference,( which I doubt he does), then I think it's polite to oblige his wishes.
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