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10th Jul '16 2:48:25 PM CactusFace
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** Also, Michael, Franklin and Trevor ofthen call oneanother M, F and T.

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** Also, Michael, Franklin and Trevor ofthen often call oneanother M, F and T.
10th Jul '16 7:16:32 AM CactusFace
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* In Ödön von Horvaths novel Jugend ohne Gott the narrator only refers to his students by letters, which are implied to be the first letter of their first names.

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* In Ödön von Horvaths novel Jugend ''Jugend ohne Gott Gott'' the narrator only refers to his students by letters, which are implied to be the first letter of their first names.
10th Jul '16 7:14:57 AM CactusFace
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* In Ödön von Horvaths novel Jugend ohne Gott the narrator only refers to his students by letters, which are implied to be the first letter of their first names.
10th Jul '16 7:08:03 AM CactusFace
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** Also, Michael, Franklin and Trevor ofthen call oneanother M, F and T.
** Just like the protagonists, Bratt is also called B in the opening mission.
22nd Jun '16 9:07:34 AM pi4t
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[[folder:TabletopGames]]
* In TabletopGame/{{Pathfinder}}, there's a Monk archetype which - at high levels - allows the monk to heal and resurrect all their allies in return for being wiped from existence to the extent that their name can't be written down. It has been proposed that one could abuse the one letter name trope to use 26 monks to destroy the alphabet.[[/folder]]
16th Jun '16 11:38:13 PM Morgenthaler
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* "X Agent" from ''SheepInTheBigCity''. The trope was parodied in his first appearance:

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* "X Agent" from ''SheepInTheBigCity''.''WesternAnimation/SheepInTheBigCity''. The trope was parodied in his first appearance:



* X Racer, (named after his uncle's codename), from ''SpeedRacerTheNextGeneration''.

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* X Racer, (named after his uncle's codename), from ''SpeedRacerTheNextGeneration''.''WesternAnimation/SpeedRacerTheNextGeneration''.
16th Jun '16 4:06:07 PM nombretomado
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* The main antagonist of the third ''TenchiMuyo'' OVA goes by Z, remarking that his real name, Z-0001332536893, is too long.

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* The main antagonist of the third ''TenchiMuyo'' ''Anime/TenchiMuyo'' OVA goes by Z, remarking that his real name, Z-0001332536893, is too long.
17th May '16 4:46:23 AM Perseus
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* One of the playable characters of ''VideoGame/XenobladeChroniclesX'' is named L. Technically, his full name is L'cirufe, but he prefers to go by just the first part.
30th Apr '16 1:25:39 PM Pichu-kun
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* The protagonist of ''I Am J'' is a teenage trans boy whose name is "J". Early in the book he gets into a confrontation with a teacher when she keeps on calling him "Jenifer", though his friend Melissa steps in and makes an excuse that he can't be called "Jenifer" because of an incident in his family that causes the name to bring up negative memories.

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* The protagonist of ''I Am J'' is a teenage trans boy whose name is "J". Early in the book book, a flashback shows that in sixth grade he gets into a confrontation with a teacher when she keeps kept on calling him "Jenifer", though his soon-to-be friend Melissa steps stepped in and makes made an excuse that he can't couldn't be called "Jenifer" because of an incident in his family that causes caused the name to bring up negative memories.
30th Apr '16 1:23:24 PM Pichu-kun
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* G, the BigBad of ''Manga/RealBoutHighSchool'', who honestly doesn't remember his name after the years of psychological and physical conditioning he was subjected to since he was a boy in order to become the perfect bodyguard. As far as he's concerned, it's a placeholder; He'll find out what his name is if it's the last thing he does.
** [[ShoutOut Like many characters in the series]], G is a CaptainErsatz of a ''[[VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters King of Fighters]]'' character; in his case, K' (see below).

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* G, the BigBad of ''Manga/RealBoutHighSchool'', who honestly doesn't remember his name after the years of psychological and physical conditioning he was subjected to since he was a boy in order to become the perfect bodyguard. As far as he's concerned, it's a placeholder; He'll find out what his name is if it's the last thing he does.
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does. [[ShoutOut Like many characters in the series]], G is a CaptainErsatz of a ''[[VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters King of Fighters]]'' character; in his case, K' (see below).



** In ''{{Manga/Pokemon Special}}'', the protagonists of each arc are named after their generation's games. So the protagonists for the XY arc are named... X and Y. Granted, when romanized their names become Ekkusu and Wai, [[AerithAndBob but it still doesn't make their names any less weird.]] Averted with Y in the Viz version, as her actual name is [[DubNameChange Yvonne]] but has 'Y' as her nickname.

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** * In ''{{Manga/Pokemon Special}}'', Adventures}}'', the protagonists of each arc are named after their generation's games. So the protagonists for the XY arc are named... X and Y. Granted, when romanized their names become Ekkusu and Wai, [[AerithAndBob but it still doesn't make their names any less weird.]] Averted with Y in the Viz version, as her actual name is [[DubNameChange Yvonne]] but has 'Y' as her nickname.


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* The protagonist of ''I Am J'' is a teenage trans boy whose name is "J". Early in the book he gets into a confrontation with a teacher when she keeps on calling him "Jenifer", though his friend Melissa steps in and makes an excuse that he can't be called "Jenifer" because of an incident in his family that causes the name to bring up negative memories.
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