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21st Aug '16 5:18:25 AM Bissek
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* Lionel Fusco of ''Series/PersonOfInterest'' was named after a lion his father once fed at the local zoo.
28th Jul '16 9:47:00 AM Willbyr
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* Kouya in ''TheTwelveKingdoms'' renames his youma (demon) "Rokuta" after the human name of his first (and for a long time, only) friend.

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* Kouya in ''TheTwelveKingdoms'' ''LightNovel/TheTwelveKingdoms'' renames his youma (demon) "Rokuta" after the human name of his first (and for a long time, only) friend.



* Ichigo of ''TokyoMewMew'' names her fluffy mascot, Masha, after her boyfriend, Masaya.

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* Ichigo of ''TokyoMewMew'' ''Manga/TokyoMewMew'' names her fluffy mascot, Masha, after her boyfriend, Masaya.
24th Jul '16 10:47:24 AM nombretomado
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** And CharlesDarwin has a moth and a prehistoric lemur named after him.

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** And CharlesDarwin UsefulNotes/CharlesDarwin has a moth and a prehistoric lemur named after him.
13th Jul '16 5:20:30 PM Adept
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*** Played with in ''[[Film/IndianaJonesAndTheKingdomOfTheCrystalSkull The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull]]'' with Mutt Williams, who is named not after a dog but after a synonym for "dog."

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*** ** Played with in ''[[Film/IndianaJonesAndTheKingdomOfTheCrystalSkull The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull]]'' with Mutt Williams, who is named not after a dog but after a synonym for "dog."



* [[CrocodileDundee "Crocodile" Dundee]].

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* [[CrocodileDundee "Crocodile" Dundee]].%%* Film/CrocodileDundee.
13th Jul '16 5:17:46 PM Adept
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* In ''Manga/{{GUNNM}}'', main character Gally was named after a cat that Dr. Ido owned, which had died a short time before he found her. She's not happy to hear this. Of course, in [[BattleAngelAlita the U.S. version]], the cat's name is Alita instead. Either way, part of the reason she's not happy about it is that [[GenderBlenderName the cat was male]].

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* In ''Manga/{{GUNNM}}'', main character Gally was named after a cat that Dr. Ido owned, which had died a short time before he found her. She's not happy to hear this. Of course, in [[BattleAngelAlita [[Manga/BattleAngelAlita the U.S. version]], the cat's name is Alita instead. Either way, part of the reason she's not happy about it is that [[GenderBlenderName the cat was male]].



* In ''TheDaichisEarthDefenceFamily'', younger child Dai learns that he was named for a dog his mother had as a child. To hammer it further, the kanji for Dai's name can be made into the kanji for "dog" with just one more stroke.

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* In ''TheDaichisEarthDefenceFamily'', ''Manga/TheDaichisEarthDefenceFamily'', younger child Dai learns that he was named for a dog his mother had as a child. To hammer it further, the kanji for Dai's name can be made into the kanji for "dog" with just one more stroke.



* In the ''Manga/BlackButler'' manga, [[spoiler:Sebastian was named after Ciel's dog. Though he didn't show it, he was quite displeased at this (he doesn't like dogs)]].

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* In the ''Manga/BlackButler'' manga, [[spoiler:Sebastian Sebastian was named after Ciel's dog. Though he didn't show it, he Sebastian was quite displeased at this (he this, as he doesn't like dogs)]].dogs.
6th Jul '16 1:48:19 PM FF32
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* In ''Webcomic/GastroPhobia'', Phobia accuses her slave/boyfriend Klepto of naming their dog Mania after his ex-girlfriend of the same name. Subverted because, as Klepto points out, ''Phobia'', who had no idea the other Mania existed, named the dog.
25th Jun '16 10:43:11 PM TheNerevarine
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* In ''WesternAnimation/ElCid'', Rodrigo names his horse after his girlfriend Jimena, which annoys her greatly when she finds out.
30th May '16 8:05:09 PM sayaleviathan
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* In ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'', Daenarys Targaryen named her three dragons after her dead husband Drogo and her dead brothers Rhaegar and Viserys.
26th May '16 11:19:35 AM Willbyr
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* Yoite from ''NabariNoOu'' has the same name as a cat Yukimi used to have. Strangely, this is later inverted into Type 1 when Yukimi gets another cat after [[spoiler:Yoite dies]] and, unconsciously influenced by the [[spoiler: traces of his memories of Yoite]](the person, not the first cat), names it Yoite. [[ZigZaggingTrope And in the end it's subverted]] when everyone [[spoiler: regains their memories of Yoite]] and Yukimi [[spoiler:renames the cat "Yoi"]].

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* Yoite from ''NabariNoOu'' ''Manga/NabariNoOu'' has the same name as a cat Yukimi used to have. Strangely, this is later inverted into Type 1 when Yukimi gets another cat after [[spoiler:Yoite dies]] and, unconsciously influenced by the [[spoiler: traces of his memories of Yoite]](the person, not the first cat), names it Yoite. [[ZigZaggingTrope And in the end it's subverted]] when everyone [[spoiler: regains their memories of Yoite]] and Yukimi [[spoiler:renames the cat "Yoi"]].
25th Apr '16 4:37:56 PM teomodo
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* In an episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'', Flapjack adopts a rat and calls it "K'nuckles II".

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* In an the episode "K'nuckles Is A Filthy Rat" of ''WesternAnimation/TheMarvelousMisadventuresOfFlapjack'', Flapjack adopts a rat and calls it "K'nuckles II".
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