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9th Feb '17 10:29:32 PM LucaEarlgrey
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* ''VideoGame/{{Chunithm}}'' = ''{{chuunibyou}}'' + rhythm.
20th Jan '17 8:47:24 PM AshlynNyx
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* WebVideo/{{Phelous}}'s screen name is a portmanteau of his real name, '''Phel'''on Porte'''ous'''.
10th Jan '17 6:47:49 PM nombretomado
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* In the ''LoadingReadyRun'' Sketch "The Pub". The pub was a portmanteau for Portmanteau Club where the members created portmanteau.

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* In the ''LoadingReadyRun'' ''WebVideo/LoadingReadyRun'' Sketch "The Pub". The pub was a portmanteau for Portmanteau Club where the members created portmanteau.
31st Dec '16 1:35:16 PM nombretomado
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* EnidBlyton used ''delumptious'' and ''scrumplicious'', the two possible portmanteaux of ''delicious'' and ''scrumptious''. This was also referenced in ''Literature/GoodnightMisterTom''.

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* EnidBlyton Creator/EnidBlyton used ''delumptious'' and ''scrumplicious'', the two possible portmanteaux of ''delicious'' and ''scrumptious''. This was also referenced in ''Literature/GoodnightMisterTom''.
29th Dec '16 4:34:12 AM JackG
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* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. The episode "Tuvix" is about two main characters, Tuvok and Neelix, who are combined via a TeleporterAccident into [[FusionDance one person]] who decides to call himself...[[BaitAndSwitchComment Neevok!]] He then decides Tuvix is better.
28th Dec '16 10:10:40 PM SuperSaiyanMusashi
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* Wizzzard's only album Bettishbreez takes its name from the 3 members: Betty Wright, Ish Ledesma, and Breezy Beat MC.
27th Nov '16 1:41:05 PM igordebraga
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** "Pokémon" is in itself a Portmanteau. (Pocket + Monsters)

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** "Pokémon" is in itself a Portmanteau. (Pocket + Monsters)Portmanteau, as copyright issues prevented Nintendo from using "Pocket Monsters" outside Japan.



* Portmanteaus are common for shipping names such as "Brangelina." Don't try this with '''Pee'''ta and Kat'''nis''' from ''The Hunger Games'' though.

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* Portmanteaus {{Portmanteau Couple Name}}s are common for shipping names such as "Brangelina." Don't try this with '''Pee'''ta and Kat'''nis''' from ''The Hunger Games'' though.


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* Brazilian association football\soccer has many such names for their derbies, such as Grenal (Grêmio\Internacional), Atletiba (Atlético-PR\Coritiba) Fla-Flu (Flamengo\Fluminense) and San-São (Santos\São Paulo, also the Portuguese name of Samson). There was also player Vampeta, "Vampire + Capeta" (the latter one of the many names of {{Satan}} in Portuguese), a childhood nickname inspired by his teeth that had fallen.
3rd Nov '16 9:17:31 PM nombretomado
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* ''HomeMovies'' - the kids are making a movie set in a hotel:

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* ''HomeMovies'' ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies'' - the kids are making a movie set in a hotel:
2nd Nov '16 3:19:14 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''TheFutureIsWild'', being a SpiritualSuccessor to ''After Man'' (above), uses a similar naming system.

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* ''TheFutureIsWild'', ''Franchise/TheFutureIsWild'', being a SpiritualSuccessor to ''After Man'' (above), uses a similar naming system.
16th Oct '16 7:40:15 AM StFan
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* Some of the future animals in ''AfterManAZoologyOfTheFuture'' are named this way, portmanteauing the extant species they're descended from with the species that currently fills their ecological niche (eg Rabbuck, for a rabbit the size of a deer).

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* Some of the future animals in ''AfterManAZoologyOfTheFuture'' ''Literature/fterManAZoologyOfTheFuture'' are named this way, portmanteauing the extant species they're descended from with the species that currently fills their ecological niche (eg Rabbuck, for a rabbit the size of a deer).
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