# Rebus puzzle - An awkward question

I'm from Scratch. We're planning on building the Scratch Space Academy. Many of my friends, such as Bi, Tri, Quadri, Penta, joined us too. When we got to the site, suddenly, a worker asked me an awkward question.

I replied with this rebus.

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|    \   /    |
|     \ /     |
|      -      |
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This is one of my names.


This is a rebus puzzle.

Solve it.

Is it...

MONO, as in "M on O"?

• Yes, but please read the background. – Scratch---Cat Nov 10 at 11:31
• Sorry, what do you mean by reading the background? – athin Nov 10 at 22:54
• The friends' names are in Latin, but the solution of the rebus is in Greek? (No idea if this is what OP means, just spitballing here.) – Bass Nov 11 at 8:43
• @Bass The question says: "This is one of my names" – Scratch---Cat Nov 12 at 12:59

Is it

UNI

Like the answer above, but follows the pattern laid out in the riddle according to the names of your friends.

• It could be that all of them are latin cardinal prefixes,but then the question is wrong, because it should be "du" instead of "bi" ?? – balazs.com Nov 11 at 18:02
• @balazs.com rot13(Havcrq, ovcrq, dhnqevcrq, cragncrq...V'z abg fher nobhg gur ebbgf, ohg gurfr cersvkrf frrz yvathvfgvpnyyl fvzvyne nppbeqvat gb zl vaghvgvba. Gurer jnf ab "gev" gubhtu, jrveqyl rabhtu...) – ribs2spare Nov 11 at 20:19
• See comment in the previous answer – Scratch---Cat Nov 12 at 12:59
• @Scratch---Cat rot13(Pbhyq vg or "zbaxrl" gura? "Zbab" vf Fcnavfu sbe zbaxrl...) – ribs2spare Nov 12 at 13:26