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28th Feb '17 11:48:42 PM Pamina
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendOfKorra'' {{josse|d}}s the Gyatso one, but confirms Kya as the name of Aang and Katara's lone daughter. Not to mention their eldest son being named after Aang's old friend King Bumi.

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* Before ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendOfKorra'' premiered, ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender'' sequel fics would often give Aang and Katara a daughter named Kya, after Katara's mother, and/or a son named Gyatso, after Aang's mentor/father figure. ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendOfKorra'' {{josse|d}}s the Gyatso one, but confirms Kya as the name of Aang and Katara's lone daughter. Not to mention their eldest son being named after Aang's old friend King Bumi.
19th Jan '17 12:58:30 PM StarSword
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* Dynasties in ''VideoGame/CrusaderKings'' will frequently recycle the names of fathers and grandfathers (as rulers of the time frequently did), which can have unforeseen consequences if you gave a character a joke name. It also covers regnal names such as those used by Catholic popes: one player reported a son of a pope (from a marriage predating his investiture as a bishop) naming his son Honorius after grandpa.
18th Jan '17 2:44:14 PM Kartoonkid95
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* At the end of ''WesternAnimation/{{Barnyard}}'', Daisy names her new calf Ben, after Otis' father.
17th Jan '17 7:45:15 PM thecarolinabull01
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* The title character of ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'' was named after his maternal grandfather, who is implied to be deceased based on the context.
8th Jan '17 3:19:13 PM gb00393
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* ''Series/{{Game of Thrones}}'' In "The Rains of Castamere" Talisa suggests to her husband, King Robb, that if her unborn child is a boy, they should name him Eddard, after Robb's father who was executed by Joffrey. Minutes later, [[spoiler: mother, father and child are all dead in the now-infamous "Red Wedding"]].

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* ''Series/{{Game of Thrones}}'' Thrones}}'':
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In "The Rains of Castamere" Talisa suggests to her husband, King Robb, that if her unborn child is a boy, they should name him Eddard, after Robb's father who was executed by Joffrey. Minutes later, [[spoiler: mother, father and child are all dead in the now-infamous "Red Wedding"]].Wedding"]].
** While there have been countless Brandon Starks throughout history, Bran is named for his uncle, whose brutal murder by the Mad King helped spark Robert's Rebellion.
** Daenerys names her son Rhaego after her brother Prince Rhaegar, and continues the theme with her dragons: Drogon (Drogo), Viserion (Viserys), and Rhaegal (Rhaegar).
** Oberyn named one of his daughters Elia after the sister he lost in the Sack of King's Landing. Cersei ponders if the girl's troublesome attitude is related to her very name inciting grief and anger in her father.
6th Jan '17 1:06:49 AM Morgenthaler
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* Numerous examples in ''ASongOfIceAndFire'':

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* Numerous examples in ''ASongOfIceAndFire'':''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'':
14th Dec '16 6:02:39 PM EmperorMax2019
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* BoisterousBrusier Pax au Telemaus is killed off near the end of ''Literature/RedRising''. In the third book, Mustang names her and Darrow's son after him.
8th Dec '16 8:01:27 PM sgamer82
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* In a flashback to the past of Eren Yeager's father, Grisha, in ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', we learn that that the man who [[spoiler:gave Grisha the power of Titan Shifting]] was named Eren Kruger.
27th Nov '16 11:15:27 PM Dawnwing
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* Julie's little brother Amaroq in ''Julie'', the sequel to ''Literature/JulieOfTheWolves''.

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* Julie's little brother Amaroq in ''Julie'', the ''Julie'' (the sequel to ''Literature/JulieOfTheWolves''.''Literature/JulieOfTheWolves'') is named after the dead leader of the pack that saved Julie's life.
18th Nov '16 4:17:58 PM Arkhia
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* AlternateUniverse Janine's daughter, Elizabeth Joan Watson in ''The Sanctuary Telepath''. Given that she grew up in VictorianBritain it makes some sense, even more so as she can be downright sentimental. Elizabeth was her [[HappilyAdopted adoptive mother's]] name, Joan comes from John (her brother, already dead in that reality) and Watson is the girl's late father's last name (James Watson) which Janine uses for her despite that they've never been married and ''she'' uses her brother's last name, Druitt.
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