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21st May '17 7:49:11 PM creader
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* ''Anime/PrincessMononoke'' has [[LadyOfWar Lady Eboshi]], who commands her troops with ruthless efficiency. Her name refers to the high hats traditionally worn by Japanese military commanders and nobility.
16th May '17 10:08:55 PM DarkHunter
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** Ymir is a reference to Norse mythology. [[spoiler:Specifically, the mythical Ymir was ancestor to all giants and Ymir is hinted to have an elite status among titans, to the point where a Titan refers to her as "Ymir-sama".]]

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** Ymir is a reference to Norse mythology. [[spoiler:Specifically, the mythical Ymir was ancestor to all giants and Ymir is hinted to have an elite status among titans, to the point where a Titan refers to her as "Ymir-sama". We later learn that she was named in-universe for the very first Titan to ever appear, a woman who was also named Ymir.]]
23rd Apr '17 9:12:42 AM nombretomado
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** ''Lacus Clyne'' isn't very meaningful, but the spelling is close to ''Lac des Cygnes'' (French for ''SwanLake''), and "Lacus" is Latin for "lake".

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** ''Lacus Clyne'' isn't very meaningful, but the spelling is close to ''Lac des Cygnes'' (French for ''SwanLake''), ''Theatre/SwanLake''), and "Lacus" is Latin for "lake".



** Mytho's name comes from the greek word "Mythos" which means "story"--a fitting name for a prince from a Story. His true name, [[spoiler:Siegfried, is also the name of the prince from SwanLake]].

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** Mytho's name comes from the greek word "Mythos" which means "story"--a fitting name for a prince from a Story. His true name, [[spoiler:Siegfried, is also the name of the prince from SwanLake]].''Theatre/SwanLake'']].
4th Apr '17 9:14:11 PM mouschilight
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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[FanOfUnderdog massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]] Her name suits her well, because [[LivingEmotionalCrutch she was often the only one]] who managed to help out Naruto during [[DespairEventHorizon some of the darkest moments of his life]] in the series.

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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[FanOfUnderdog massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]] Her name suits her well, because [[LivingEmotionalCrutch she was often the only one]] who managed to help out Naruto Naruto]] during some of [[DespairEventHorizon some of the darkest moments of his life]] in the series.
4th Apr '17 9:11:14 PM mouschilight
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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[FanOfUnderdog massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]] It's a fitting name for someone who manages to help Naruto out of some of the darkest moments of his life in the series.

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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[FanOfUnderdog massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]] It's a fitting Her name for someone suits her well, because [[LivingEmotionalCrutch she was often the only one]] who manages managed to help out Naruto out of during [[DespairEventHorizon some of the darkest moments of his life life]] in the series.
4th Apr '17 9:04:38 PM mouschilight
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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[StalkerWithACrush massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]]

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*** Hinata Hyuuga: Her names forming a pun around the sun, linked to the Hyuuga clan symbol. The pun being that her first and last name can both be read as the same thing, "into the sun", or "facing the sun". She also happens to have a [[StalkerWithACrush [[FanOfUnderdog massive crush]] on the sunny personality and blond hair that is Naruto [[spoiler: who eventually gets lit up like the sun when he uses his controlled [[GoldenSuperMode Nine Tails Mode]].]] It's a fitting name for someone who manages to help Naruto out of some of the darkest moments of his life in the series.
19th Mar '17 11:48:39 AM Gamermaster
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** [[ PowerCopying Monoma's]] name comes from "monomane", the Japanese word for "mimicry".

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** [[ PowerCopying [[PowerCopying Monoma's]] name comes from "monomane", the Japanese word for "mimicry".


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* Makoto Sain from ''Manga/{{Fullmapla}}'' does all communication by TalkingWithSigns.
12th Mar '17 11:09:09 AM nombretomado
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** Kotaro Sasaki is the rival of Gen "Musashi" Takekura, just as Kojiro Sasaki was the rival of MiyamotoMusashi

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** Kotaro Sasaki is the rival of Gen "Musashi" Takekura, just as Kojiro Sasaki was the rival of MiyamotoMusashiUsefulNotes/MiyamotoMusashi
12th Mar '17 7:53:23 AM secretfan14
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** Taeko, the {{Dojikko}}, has a name meaning "delicate child".

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** Taeko, the {{Dojikko}}, CuteClumsyGirl, has a name meaning "delicate child".
3rd Mar '17 12:26:02 PM Xtifr
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** Julius Caesar, general of one of the seven Mykene armies (the Superhuman Battle Beasts division) is obviously named after Creator/GaiusJuliusCaesar.

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** Julius Caesar, general of one of the seven Mykene armies (the Superhuman Battle Beasts division) is obviously named after Creator/GaiusJuliusCaesar.UsefulNotes/JuliusCaesar.
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