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26th Apr '16 5:30:58 AM Tron80
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* When [[spoiler:Shinji, Asuka, Rei and Misato ascend to godhood]] in ''Fanfic/ThousandShinji'', they rename themselves. Their new appellatives are [[spoiler:a portmanteau of their olds names and their respective gods' names.]]
23rd Apr '16 3:15:51 PM StarTropes
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* Happens with Sith in ''Franchise/StarWars''. Anakin Skywalker is renamed Darth Vader and is spoken of as a different person. Count Dooku, having left the Jedi to join the Sith, had already become Darth Tyranus. And, of course, Palpatine/Darth Sidious.

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* Happens with Sith in ''Franchise/StarWars''. Anakin Skywalker is renamed Darth Vader and is spoken of as a different person. Count Dooku, having left the Jedi to join the Sith, had already become Darth Tyranus. And, of course, Palpatine/Darth Sidious. Now joining the list is Kylo Ren, formerly known as [[spoiler: Ben Solo]].
16th Apr '16 1:18:48 PM PaulA
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* In ''Literature/TheBalancedSword'', the Intelligent Toads are given one name when they are born and choose a second name with some personal significance when they become adults. One of the protagonists of the trilogy is a Toad named Poplock Duckweed, and his introduction shows the event which inspired him to choose the name "Poplock".
13th Apr '16 4:39:00 PM SomberCaelifera
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*** Strangely, this goes against what was stated in the previous episode, which claims that [[spoiler:the language of the planet where Melody grew up only has one word for a body of water - "river"; and "melody" was turned into "song". Additionally, the first and last names were stitched on both sides of a piece of cloth, making it easy for someone who doesn't know that name to read the last name as first and vice versa]].

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*** Strangely, this goes against what This occurred because her mother was stated in the previous episode, which claims that [[spoiler:the language of the planet where Melody grew up given a charm made by someone whose native tongue had only has one word for a body of water - water: "river"; and "melody" was turned into "song". Additionally, because the first and last names were stitched on both sides of a piece of cloth, making cloth that comprised the item, this made it easy for someone who doesn't know that name to read the last name as first and vice versa]].versa.
12th Apr '16 9:36:35 PM Digifiend
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' sees Fancy Dan take up the name "Ricochet" after gaining PoweredArmor. Ox decides to still keep the same codename and [[CompositeCharacter Shocker is still called called by his nickname "Montana"]] out of costume.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheSpectacularSpiderMan'' sees Fancy Dan take up the name "Ricochet" after gaining PoweredArmor. Ox decides to still keep the same codename and [[CompositeCharacter Shocker is still called called by his nickname "Montana"]] out of costume.
11th Apr '16 1:11:57 PM ultimomant
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** Ponies sometimes change their name when they earn their Cutie Mark. Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon were Tarnished Rich and Silver Tray before they gained their Cutie Marks.



* After becoming an alicorn in Fanfic/TwilightSparklesAwesomeAdventure, Twilight Sparkle changes her name to Twilight Sparklier.

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* After becoming an alicorn in Fanfic/TwilightSparklesAwesomeAdventure, ''Fanfic/TwilightSparklesAwesomeAdventure'', Twilight Sparkle changes her name to Twilight Sparklier.
11th Apr '16 11:59:32 AM Morgenthaler
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* In the ''MalazanBookOfTheFallen'' series, many characters choose to abandon their old names with their old lives, particularly among [[RagtagBunchOfMisfits The Malazan Army]].

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* In the ''MalazanBookOfTheFallen'' ''Literature/MalazanBookOfTheFallen'' series, many characters choose to abandon their old names with their old lives, particularly among [[RagtagBunchOfMisfits The Malazan Army]].
10th Apr '16 11:38:37 PM ultimomant
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** When Pinkie Pie pulled a SplitPersonalityMerge with all her fractured personalities, she starts calling herself Pinkie Diane.
10th Apr '16 11:10:50 PM ultimomant
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** Prince Blueblood's parents Blue Knight and Hemlock Blood changed their names to Blue Zenith and Lady Pure Blood to sound more impressive to the nobility.
8th Apr '16 11:41:46 PM Scrounge
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*** Rampage was known as "Protoform X" until he was MadeASlave by Megatron, who renamed him. He would later admit that the new name suited him.
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