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14th Jan '18 12:56:36 AM ToltecSpirit
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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as "Yellowbird", receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him "Sam". The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for Sam until the end of the film.

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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as "Yellowbird", "Yellowbird," receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him "Sam". "Sam." The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for Sam until the end of the film.
14th Jan '18 12:55:41 AM ToltecSpirit
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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as Yellowbird, receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him Sam. The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for him until the end of the film.

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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as Yellowbird, "Yellowbird", receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him Sam. "Sam". The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for him Sam until the end of the film.
14th Jan '18 12:54:28 AM ToltecSpirit
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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}, incidentally known as Yellowbird, receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him Sam. The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for him until the end of the film.

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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}, ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as Yellowbird, receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him Sam. The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for him until the end of the film.
14th Jan '18 12:53:55 AM ToltecSpirit
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* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}, incidentally known as Yellowbird, receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him Sam. The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for him until the end of the film.
30th Dec '17 6:23:28 PM nombretomado
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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'', ''Film/TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly'', who gets called "Pablito" by his brother Tuco.
25th Dec '17 1:25:40 PM SeptimusHeap
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* In their series, once ''{{Spider-Man}}'' and ''ComicBook/{{Deadpool}}'' become friends, the latter starts referring to Spider-Man as "Webs."

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* In their series, once ''{{Spider-Man}}'' ''Franchise/SpiderMan'' and ''ComicBook/{{Deadpool}}'' become friends, the latter starts referring to Spider-Man as "Webs."
22nd Dec '17 4:10:08 AM Derkhan
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* In ''Manga/LaughingUnderTheClouds'', Chutaro calls his oldest brother Tenka "Ten-nii"[[note]]short for Ten-nii-san aka "Older Brother Ten"[[/note]]. Both Funimation's sub and dub use "Tenny" instead. Likewise, he also calls Shirasu "Shiro-nii".
9th Dec '17 10:17:48 AM Excelsior123
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* As of the ''WesternAnimation/ReadyJetGo'' episode "Constellation Prize", Sean refers to his mother as "Dr. Mom"
7th Dec '17 7:55:40 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales1987'': A number of the characters have friendly nicknames for the others:
** Scrooge [=McDuck=]: "boys/lads" (the triplets), "my darling Webbigail" (Webby), "Launchpad m'boy" (Launchpad).
** Launchpad [=McQuack=]: "little buddy/little buddies" (the triplets and [[IntergenerationalFriendship Doofus Drake]]) and "Mr. [=McDee=]" (Scrooge).
20th Nov '17 10:10:33 PM LadyNorbert
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* Found all over the place in ''Fanfic/SkyholdAcademyYearbook.'' Most notably, Evvy and [[Franchise/DragonAge Dorian]] call one another "Cinderella" and "Fairy Godfather." He also refers to her as "the sister I never had," while Varric is "the brother I never wanted."



** Dean usually gives nicknames to people he's close to. [[BigBrotherInstinct Sam]] is Sammy and [[HoYay Castiel]] is Cas.
** Meg, a demon, regularly calls Castiel "Clarence" [[spoiler:once they've started getting flirty]], after the angel from ''Film/ItsAWonderfulLife.'' [[PopCulturalOsmosisFailure Castiel has no idea what it means.]]

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** Dean usually gives nicknames to people he's close to.to whom he feels close. [[BigBrotherInstinct Sam]] is Sammy and [[HoYay Castiel]] is Cas.
** Meg, a demon, regularly calls Castiel "Clarence" [[spoiler:once they've started they start getting flirty]], after the angel from ''Film/ItsAWonderfulLife.'' [[PopCulturalOsmosisFailure Castiel has no idea what it means.]]



** Lorne is an enthusiastic {{Nicknamer}} in general, but he goes over the edge with Angel, with whom he has always been very flirty. He usually calls him Angel Cakes, but sometimes he calls him "pudding", "angel mufin" or other desserts.

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** Lorne is an enthusiastic {{Nicknamer}} in general, but he goes over the edge with Angel, with whom he has always been very flirty. He usually calls him Angel Cakes, but sometimes he calls him "pudding", "angel mufin" muffin," or other desserts.



** In ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'' Michael De Santa calls Trevor Philips "T" about 85% of the time, even when it's not necessary to hide their identities. Trevor returns the favor by often calling Michael "Porkchop" or "Sugartits," though [[{{TheResenter}} it's not always affectionate]].

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** In ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoV'' Michael De Santa calls Trevor Philips "T" about 85% of the time, even when it's not necessary to hide their identities. Trevor returns the favor by often calling Michael "Porkchop" or "Sugartits," though [[{{TheResenter}} [[TheResenter it's not always affectionate]].



** [[TheNicknamer Varric]] from ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'' has nicknames for everyone (except [[SergeantRock Aveline]], whom he apparently fears too much for this, and Hawke), but the closest examples to this trope would probably be "Daisy" for [[MoralityPet Merrill]] and "Sunshine" for [[ShipTease Bethany]].

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** [[TheNicknamer Varric]] from ''VideoGame/DragonAgeII'' has nicknames for everyone (except [[SergeantRock Aveline]], whom he apparently fears too much for this, and Hawke), but the Hawke). His closest examples to this trope would probably be "Daisy" for [[MoralityPet Merrill]] and "Sunshine" for [[ShipTease Bethany]]. Bethany]], who also is occasionally "Milady Sunshine" or "my Sunshine."



*** Anders will sometimes call a romanced Hawke "love." Sebastian uses the same nickname if he and a maxed-friendship Hawke enter a chaste marriage.



*** Sera will give a nickname to a female Inquisitor who romances her. If she's not romanced, in her diary she dubs GadgeteerGenius Dagna "Widdle;" the ''Trespasser'' DLC reveals that they get together.

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*** Sera will give a nickname to a female Inquisitor who romances her. If she's not romanced, in her diary she dubs GadgeteerGenius Dagna "Widdle;" the ''Trespasser'' DLC reveals that they get together. She sometimes calls a non-romanced female Inquisitor "Her Gracious Ladybits," although how affectionate this is may be up for debate.



* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' with Jeremy. In the episode ''The Baljeatles'', Jeremy suddenly becomes TheNicknamer and nicknames everybody ''except'' Candace. When she finally stops trying to make him nickname her and confronts him about it, he says "I call you Candace, but not because I don't care enough to come up with a cute nickname for you. I call you Candace because I happen to really like that name." [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming Aww...]]

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* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' with Jeremy. In the episode ''The Baljeatles'', "The Baljeatles," Jeremy suddenly becomes TheNicknamer and nicknames everybody ''except'' Candace. When she finally stops trying to make him nickname her and confronts him about it, he says says, "I call you Candace, but not because I don't care enough to come up with a cute nickname for you. I call you Candace because I happen to really like that name." [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming Aww...]]
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