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28th May '17 11:49:15 PM Kameba90
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* Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion has this all over the place. While some of the abbreviations have definite meanings (i.e. "N2" = "Non-Nuclear, "S2" = "Super Solenoid"), many words are unexplained acronyms (i.e. "LCL") or are capitalized for no particular reason (i.e. "NERV", "SEELE").
10th May '17 7:57:10 PM Shadeblade11
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* ''Anime/GaoGaiGar'''s GGG (organization defending humanity from Zonders) stood for '''G'''utsy '''G'''eoid '''G'''uard. In season 2, it received a new name(as well as an orbital base): '''G'''utsy '''G'''alaxy '''G'''uard.

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* ''Anime/GaoGaiGar'''s ''[[Anime/GaoGaiGar Gao Gai Gar's]]'' GGG (organization defending humanity from Zonders) stood for '''G'''utsy '''G'''eoid '''G'''uard. In season 2, it received a new name(as well as an orbital base): '''G'''utsy '''G'''alaxy '''G'''uard.
20th Apr '17 9:46:11 AM MiinU
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* The anime for the figure line ''Toys/FrameArmsGirls'' has the very unfortunate acronym FAG.

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* ''Toys/FrameArmsGirls'': The anime for of the action figure line ''Toys/FrameArmsGirls'' series has the very unfortunate acronym FAG.FAG.
*''Manga/UchiNoMusumeNiTeODasuNa'': N.U.D.E. stands for: "Next Ultimate Defense Exports". Though in chapter 1, [[BridgeBunnies Risa]] agrees with Athena that it's an embarrassing name for a military organization.
14th Apr '17 4:41:44 PM WoodyAlien3rd
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** The Asurada models of AKF in the [=OVA=]s are made up of the initials of '''A'''surada, '''K'''azami and '''F'''ortran. Similarly, the Stil and Speigel cars has "HG" on them, which stands for '''H'''einel and '''G'''udelhian.

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** The Asurada models of AKF in the [=OVA=]s are made up of the initials of '''A'''surada, '''K'''azami and '''F'''ortran. Similarly, the Stil and Speigel cars has "HG" on them, which stands for '''H'''einel and '''G'''udelhian.'''G'''udelhian.
* The anime for the figure line ''Toys/FrameArmsGirls'' has the very unfortunate acronym FAG.
1st Mar '17 7:24:28 PM JGC-97
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* In ''AnimeMagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'', Nanoha's ChekhovsSkill in the finishing episodes was acronymed in the Japanese subtitle (as Raising Heart was talking) as "WAS". It stood for '''W'''ide '''A'''rea '''S'''earch.

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* In ''AnimeMagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'', ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'', Nanoha's ChekhovsSkill in the finishing episodes was acronymed in the Japanese subtitle (as Raising Heart was talking) as "WAS". It stood for '''W'''ide '''A'''rea '''S'''earch.
20th Nov '16 2:20:20 PM AnonFangeekGirl
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* ''Manga/FairyTale'' has the demon E.N.D. What's hiding behind the acronym is a massive spoiler. [[spoiler: It stands for '''E'''therious '''N'''atsu '''D'''ragneel.]]



* ''Manga/FairyTale'' has the demon E.N.D. What's hiding behind the acronym is a massive spoiler. [[spoiler: It stands for '''E'''therious '''N'''atsu '''D'''ragneel.]]
20th Nov '16 2:19:57 PM AnonFangeekGirl
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* ''Manga/FairyTale'' has the demon E.N.D. What's hiding behind the acronym is a massive spoiler. [[spoiler: It stands for '''E'''therious '''N'''atsu '''D'''ragneel.]]
14th Oct '16 6:11:31 PM Gamermaster
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* In ''MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha Strikers'', Nanoha's ChekhovsSkill in the finishing episodes was acronymed in the Japanese subtitle (as Raising Heart was talking) as "WAS". It stood for '''W'''ide '''A'''rea '''S'''earch.

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* In ''MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha Strikers'', ''AnimeMagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikers'', Nanoha's ChekhovsSkill in the finishing episodes was acronymed in the Japanese subtitle (as Raising Heart was talking) as "WAS". It stood for '''W'''ide '''A'''rea '''S'''earch.
24th Jul '16 3:50:05 AM Medinoc
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* Speaking of yaoi, it stands for "yama nashi, ochi nashi, imi nashi" (no highs, no lows, no point), but among fans, there's a joke that it stands for "'''Ya'''mete! '''O'''shiri ga '''i'''tai!" (Stop! My ass hurts!)



* Yaoi stands for "yama nashi, ochi nashi, imi nashi" (no highs, no lows, no point), but among fans, there's a joke that it stands for "'''Ya'''mete! '''O'''shiri ga '''i'''tai!" (Stop! My ass hurts!)
3rd Jul '16 6:48:16 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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*** The novels of the original English dub, Anime/{{Robotech}}, give a backronym for ''Veritech'': '''V'''ariable '''E'''ngineering and '''R'''obotic '''I'''ntegration '''Tech'''nology.

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*** The novels of the original English dub, Anime/{{Robotech}}, dub ''Anime/{{Robotech}}'' give a backronym for ''Veritech'': '''V'''ariable '''E'''ngineering and '''R'''obotic '''I'''ntegration '''Tech'''nology.
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