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21st Aug '16 1:34:50 AM TheNerevarine
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* ''ComicBook/{{Crimson}}'' Joe almost always refers to Alex as "bobo", which is Spanish for "silly". He tends to call Scarlet "red" or "rojita" because of her red head, but less often than he does with Alex.
17th Aug '16 10:26:59 PM jamespolk
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* ''Film/LuckyStar'': After observing that Mary is a sort of "black sheep", Tim nicknames her "Baa-baa".
17th Aug '16 7:15:12 PM ZimFan89
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* In ''Fanfic/TheBridge'' universe, PlatonicLifePartners Godzilla Junior and Mothra Lea call each other "Goji" and "Lele". Rodan also calls Godzilla "Chief", while [[Film/{{Godzilla1998}} Zilla Junior]] simply calls him "G".
6th Aug '16 8:53:19 PM eowynjedi
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* In ''Literature/WolfHall'', Henry VIII takes to calling Thomas Cromwell "Crumb" when they're on their own or if he's in a good mood. A few others, like William Fitzwilliam, are also close enough to use the moniker, though on more equal footing.
2nd Aug '16 1:48:53 AM MadSpy
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* In ''Theatre/Wicked'', Glinda takes to calling Elphaba "Elphie," much to her friend's chagrin.

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* In ''Theatre/Wicked'', ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}'', Glinda takes to calling Elphaba "Elphie," much to her friend's chagrin.
2nd Aug '16 1:41:57 AM MadSpy
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* A brotherly example with Pablo Ramirez in ''TheGoodtheBadandtheUgly'', who gets called "Pablito" by his brother Tuco.

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* A brotherly example with Pablo Ramirez in ''TheGoodtheBadandtheUgly'', ''TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly'', who gets called "Pablito" by his brother Tuco.
31st Jul '16 6:57:40 AM JackG
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* Subverted in the mini-series ''Shackleton''. The famous Antarctic explorer has a habit of giving everyone an affectionate nickname. However his wife is shocked when she realises that ''she'' doesn't have one, as she's just his wife.
28th Jul '16 8:49:44 PM ladyofthelibrary
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* Megan Clark of TheAmazingSpiez has personal nicknames for her brothers. Lee has "Jockstrap", Marc has "Genius" and Tony has "Brony".
13th Jul '16 12:06:55 AM PaulA
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* In Creator/VCAndrews' ''Orphans'' series, the dainty and shy Janet is called "Butterfly" by her orphan friends. Similarly, in the Wildflowers series, the meek and timid Cathy is called "Cat" by her OWP (Orphans With Parents) friends.
** In the ''Casteel'' series, Heaven's [[HairOfGoldHeartOfGold angelically beautiful]] and [[TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth saintly]] mother Leigh was called "Angel" by Luke after he heard her call her doll that and said that the nickname fit her better. Heaven herself is called "Heavenly" by her brother Tom who's super-close to her (but ''not'' romantically interested in her, [[SignatureStyle shockingly]] [[BrotherSisterIncest enough]]).
** In the Dollanganger series, Cathy's eldest son is named Julian after his father, but is known in the family as Jory, which is a combination of his real name and that of his late uncle Cory.

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* Creator/VCAndrews:
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In Creator/VCAndrews' ''Orphans'' the ''Literature/{{Orphans}}'' series, the dainty and shy Janet is called "Butterfly" by her orphan friends. friends.
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Similarly, in the Wildflowers series, the meek and timid Cathy is called "Cat" by her OWP (Orphans With Parents) friends.
** In the ''Casteel'' ''[[Literature/TheCasteelSeries Casteel]]'' series, Heaven's [[HairOfGoldHeartOfGold angelically beautiful]] and [[TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth saintly]] mother Leigh was called "Angel" by Luke after he heard her call her doll that and said that the nickname fit her better. Heaven herself is called "Heavenly" by her brother Tom who's super-close to her (but ''not'' romantically interested in her, [[SignatureStyle shockingly]] [[BrotherSisterIncest enough]]).
** In the Dollanganger series, Literature/DollangangerSeries, Cathy's eldest son is named Julian after his father, but is known in the family as Jory, which is a combination of his real name and that of his late uncle Cory.
8th Jul '16 2:00:12 PM NNinja
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** [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Phoenix]]: "Nick", by Larry and later Maya. "Feenie" by Dahlia [[spoiler: and Iris]].
** Dahlia was called "Dollie" by Phoenix. [[spoiler: or rather Iris was]]

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** [[VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney Phoenix]]: "Nick", by Larry and later Maya. Maya, "Feenie" by Dahlia [[spoiler: and Iris]].
** Dahlia was called "Dollie" by Phoenix. [[spoiler: or Or rather Iris was]]was.]]



** [[VisualNovel/ApolloJusticeAceAttorney Apollo]]: "Polly", by Trucy.

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** [[VisualNovel/ApolloJusticeAceAttorney Apollo]]: "Polly", by Trucy.Trucy, "Herr Forehead" by Klavier.
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