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When my wife and I refer to reading our Kindle, we say that we are kindleing or however you would spell it.  So I guess Kindle, which is a noun could be become a verb, such as I think I will go kindle for a while, instead of saying I will go read my Kindle.

I suppose it could eventually mean reading any e-book on any device so you might say, I think I will go kindle my Nook for a while?

So have you used the word kindle this way?
 

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Franklin Eddy said:
So I guess Kindle, which is a noun could be become a verb
Kindle already was a verb long before the device was created:
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/kindle

kin·dle1    
[kin-dl]
verb, -dled, -dling.
-verb (used with object)
1.
to start (a fire); cause (a flame, blaze, etc.) to begin burning.
2.
to set fire to or ignite (fuel or any combustible matter).
3.
to excite; stir up or set going; animate; rouse; inflame: He kindled their hopes of victory.

-verb (used without object)
5.
to begin to burn, as combustible matter, a light, fire, or flame.
6.
to become aroused or animated.
7.
to become lighted up, bright, or glowing, as the sky at dawn or the eyes with ardor.
You may be using the verb to refer to a different action than what is defined here but using it as a verb in general is nothing new.
 

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In addition to "Kindeling" and "Kindelized".....I have seen "Gone Kindle" and "Kindleboarding" used on this forum....Well wouldn't you expect a gaggle of readers and authors to play with words ??
 

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I believe Jeff Bezos chose the name "Kindle" because he wanted to light the fire of reading in people.
 

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I heard when they started Amazon, he just went through a list of words in alphabetical order until he came up with one he liked!

I keep waiting for them to release a smaller version of the Kindle called "the Ignite." :D
 

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I wonder how soon "flip/turn the page" will become "click the page", or something in that vein.
 

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I coined the term "enKindled" quite some time ago to indicate any book that is available for the Kindle. :)
 

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I have used the term "kindle-ing" for both reading and shopping the Kindle store.  Also, I often say my novels are "kindle-ized."  I have books available for the Nook, as well, but have never referred to them as being "nook-ized."
 

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balaspa said:
I have used the term "kindle-ing" for both reading and shopping the Kindle store. Also, I often say my novels are "kindle-ized." I have books available for the Nook, as well, but have never referred to them as being "nook-ized."

Nooky ??
 

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No, I still just call it reading. I guess it's just assumed in my house if I'm going to read it will be on my kindle.
 

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On one hand, it is good for amazon that kindle is a verb.  Verbing your product is the pinnicle for advertisers.  However, kindling and reading still seem to be two different actions to people.  Though the gap is closing. 
 

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After I finished converting a few of my non-mobi ebooks to the friendly Kindle format, I told my lady-wife that the "Kindle-fication process" was complete.  She just looked at me like I was nuts (which is a common occurrence around these parts).
 
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