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15th Sep '16 12:38:17 PM Premonition45
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* Creator/RonHoward gave his children's middle names based on where they'd been conceived, e.g. his eldest daughter Creator/BryceDallasHoward was conceived in Dallas, Texas.
13th Sep '16 2:34:42 PM Premonition45
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** Apple used to name their [=OSes=] after [[AnimalThemeNaming big cats]] before moving to locations in California (Mavericks, Yosemite and El Capitan).

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** Apple used to name their [=OSes=] Mac OS X versions after [[AnimalThemeNaming big cats]] before moving to locations in California (Mavericks, (Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10), El Capitan (10.11), and El Capitan).Sierra (10.12)).
24th Jul '16 3:57:23 AM Beatlemania
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* The Ulsan-class frigates of [[UsefulNotes/{{SouthKoreanswithMarines}} ROK Navy]], named after the first ship from the class, ''Ulsan'', which itself is a name of a port city in UsefulNotes/{{South Korea}}, is this. The names include Ulsan, UsefulNotes/{{Seoul}} and Busan which are all names of cities, others being Chungnam, Kyeongbuk and Jeonnam, which are names of provinces.
14th Mar '16 5:42:51 PM Prfnoff
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* The four main girls of ''IchigoOneHundredPercent'' are named after the four cardinal directions: Toujou Aya (''tou''=East), Kitaouji Satsuki (''kita''=North), Nishino Tsukasa (''nishi''=West), and Minamoto Yui (''minami''=South). And, of course, the main character, Manaka Junpei (''naka''=middle).

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* The four main girls of ''IchigoOneHundredPercent'' ''Manga/StrawberryOneHundredPercent'' are named after the four cardinal directions: Toujou Aya (''tou''=East), Kitaouji Satsuki (''kita''=North), Nishino Tsukasa (''nishi''=West), and Minamoto Yui (''minami''=South). And, of course, the main character, Manaka Junpei (''naka''=middle).



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16th Feb '16 9:41:55 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Ring Of Honor's first top prospect winner Mike Bennett uses an Anaconda Vice called "Go back to Japan." (the move was innovated by Hiroyoshi Tenzan, a Japanese man)
16th Feb '16 9:40:31 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Wrestling/EddieGuerrero has a leg submission he calls "the lasso from El Paso".
16th Feb '16 9:37:42 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton named his top-rope legdrop the "Alabama Jam." When he was teaming with [[Wrestling/WilliamRegal Lord Steven Regal]] in the [=Bluebloods=] as Earl Robert Eaton, he renamed it the "[[UsefulNotes/BritishTouristAttractions Tower of London."]]
** When Brian Christopher (Wrestling/JerryLawler's son) did the move, he called it the Tennessee Jam.
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."

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* [[Wrestling/TheMidnightExpress "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton Eaton]] named his top-rope legdrop the "Alabama Jam." When he was teaming with [[Wrestling/WilliamRegal Lord Steven Regal]] in the [=Bluebloods=] as Earl Robert Eaton, he renamed it the "[[UsefulNotes/BritishTouristAttractions Tower of London."]]
** When Brian Christopher (Wrestling/JerryLawler's son) did the move, he called it the Tennessee Jam.
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of
Jam. Wrestling/ChrisCandido and Wrestling/BallsMahoney call it the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."
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* Magnum Tokyo called his Diving Crossbody "Air Tokyo."


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* Magnum Tokyo called his Diving Crossbody "Air Tokyo."
* Wrestling/CMPunk has a double under hook back breaker he calls "Welcome to Chicago motherfucker."
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."
2nd Feb '16 8:06:24 AM Prfnoff
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*** In UsefulNotes/{{Chicago}}'s River North neighborhood, streets running east to west are named after Midwestern states or Great Lakes. Here again the pattern is slightly obscured by renaming: Hubbard Street and Grand Avenue were formerly Michigan Street and Indiana Street, though this also avoids confusion with the major thoroughfare of Michigan Avenue and its South Side neighbor Indiana Avenue.
29th Jan '16 7:54:58 AM igordebraga
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** Brazil also has this trend. [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avenida_Brasil Brasil Avenue]] is common, and all sorts of regions are used to name streets: states (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Bahia), cities (Belo Horizonte, Curitiba) - SaoPaulo and Rio de Janeiro apply for both - or even foreign places (along with neighborhoods where all streets are named after foreign countries\cities, São Paulo has a neighborhood named [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooklin_Novo Brooklin]]).
24th Jan '16 11:13:10 AM nombretomado
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** Similarly, [[SuitePrettyCure Hibiki and Kanade's]] last names have the characters for, respectively, "North" (''Hou''jou) and "South" (''Minami''no), reflecting their conflicting personalities. Meanwhile, two supporting characters named Waon and Seika have "West" and "East" respectively (''Nishi''jima and ''Higashi''yama).

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** Similarly, [[SuitePrettyCure [[Anime/SuitePrettyCure Hibiki and Kanade's]] last names have the characters for, respectively, "North" (''Hou''jou) and "South" (''Minami''no), reflecting their conflicting personalities. Meanwhile, two supporting characters named Waon and Seika have "West" and "East" respectively (''Nishi''jima and ''Higashi''yama).
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