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18th Nov '16 6:35:03 PM xelldx
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** Played straight with the Matsuda siblings, Laura and Sean. Grandfather and Father are Japanese and their mother is Afro-Braazilian.
11th Nov '16 11:24:00 AM intastiel
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* Film/WendyWuHomecomingWarrior

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* Film/WendyWuHomecomingWarrior''Film/WendyWuHomecomingWarrior'' has the title character.


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* In ''Film/PacificRim'', Hannibal Chau named himself after "my favourite [[UsefulNotes/PunicWars historical character]] and my second-favourite Szechuan restaurant in Brooklyn."
13th Oct '16 1:59:47 PM Gamermaster
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** The Numbers that didn't perform a HeelFaceTurn have [[AdaptationalNameChange Japanese first names]] and an Italian last name in ''INNOCENT''.
13th Oct '16 1:54:21 PM Gamermaster
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** The Nakajima family are a downplayed example. All of them have Mid-Childan first names and Nakajima is Japanese since Genya's ancestors came from Earth. However, Nakajima is written out in katakana instead of kanji and their names are in western order to emphasize their foreign nature.

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** The Cinque, Nove, Dieci, and Wendi Nakajima family are a downplayed example. All of them all have Mid-Childan Italian first names and Nakajima is a Japanese since Genya's ancestors came from Earth. However, Nakajima is written out in katakana instead of kanji and their names are in western order last name. Though -technically speaking- the entire family qualifies due to emphasize their foreign nature.the family qualifies for the same reasons as Vivio.
9th Oct '16 7:31:45 PM zoop
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* In ''Bitmap World,'' all of the characters are smilies (emoji). One of the major characters is a yellow smiley named Cyan Pixel. The other characters seem to regard this as a mixed-ethnicity name.
2nd Oct '16 12:43:47 PM nombretomado
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** Note that "Edogawa Rampo" was a pen name of Taro Hirai, [[ShoutOut chosen to honor]] no one else than EdgarAllanPoe.

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** Note that "Edogawa Rampo" was a pen name of Taro Hirai, [[ShoutOut chosen to honor]] no one else than EdgarAllanPoe.Creator/EdgarAllanPoe.
28th Sep '16 3:06:54 AM LondonKdS
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* In ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'', we have Connie Maheswaran. Her surname is Tamil and means [[AwesomeMcCoolname "Lord of the Universe"]]. However, [[http://inklins.tumblr.com/post/114461572579/as-this-other-post-states-connies-surname it has been theorized]] "Connie" is a Westernized version of Hindi name Kahaani.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'', we have Connie Maheswaran. Her surname is Tamil and means [[AwesomeMcCoolname "Lord of the Universe"]]. However, [[http://inklins.tumblr.com/post/114461572579/as-this-other-post-states-connies-surname it has been theorized]] fans have speculated]] that "Connie" is a Westernized an Anglicised version of the Hindi name Kahaani.
23rd Sep '16 7:06:30 AM Lord_Vetinari
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* In ''Webcomic/CaptainUfo'' there's an ''alien'' named Poxu Fukuoka. And there are no humans in the galaxy the series is set in, for all we know.
7th Sep '16 7:48:37 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* ''{{Clerks}}'' gives us a subtler example in Dante Hicks. WordOfGod states that he is half-Irish, half-Italian.
* Bernardo O'Reilly in The Magnificent Seven, "Irish on one side, Mexican on the other, and me in the middle."

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* ''{{Clerks}}'' ''Film/{{Clerks}}'' gives us a subtler example in Dante Hicks. WordOfGod states that he is half-Irish, half-Italian.
* Bernardo O'Reilly in The Magnificent Seven, ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'', "Irish on one side, Mexican on the other, and me in the middle."
7th Sep '16 6:44:36 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* In ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10092339/1/Ranma-Saotome-Chi-Master Ranma Saotome, Chi Master]]'', Ranma's guru is named Parvati Chun, a name that reflects her Indo-Chinese heritage.
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