History MeaningfulName / Fanworks

26th Jan '18 1:23:35 AM Cryoclaste
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*** Likewise, 'Rodard' is also a mix. (of '''Rod''' Serling, the author of TheTwilightZone, and Robert H. Godd'''ard''', a pioneer of the first liquid fueled rocket)

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*** Likewise, 'Rodard' is also a mix. (of '''Rod''' Serling, the author of TheTwilightZone, ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'', and Robert H. Godd'''ard''', a pioneer of the first liquid fueled rocket)



** 'Nohmyt' is extracted from 'Kanamit' from TheTwilightZone, and as such, his full name is in fact Kanohmyt. WordOfGod confirms that his race was based on the Kanamit.

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** 'Nohmyt' is extracted from 'Kanamit' from TheTwilightZone, ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'', and as such, his full name is in fact Kanohmyt. WordOfGod confirms that his race was based on the Kanamit.
30th Nov '17 1:42:12 PM hubakon1368
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* ''FanFic/MyLittleUnicorn'':
** The author says he chose "Celesto" as the name for the Grand Ruler because it means "heavenly." [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial It is not a gender-flipped version]] [[BlatantLies of "Celestia."]]

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* ''FanFic/MyLittleUnicorn'':
''Fanfic/MyBravePonyStarfleetMagic'':
** The author says he chose "Celesto" as the name for the Grand Ruler because it means "heavenly." [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial It is not a gender-flipped version]] [[BlatantLies of "Celestia."]]"Celestia".]]
1st Oct '17 10:43:24 AM RisefromYourGrave
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''[[AC: Disney/LiloAndStitch]]''
* ''FanFic/WrathOfTheDamned'': Lilo decides to name 625 Arnold. 625 thinks it's for Arnold Schwarzenegger, but Lilo really names him after Benedict Arnold.

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* ''FanFic/WrathOfTheDamned'': Lilo decides to name 625 Arnold. 625 thinks it's for Arnold Schwarzenegger, but Lilo really names him after Benedict Arnold.
Arnold. (The fic was published well before ''WesternAnimation/LeroyAndStitch''[='=]s release.)
30th Sep '17 1:15:08 AM lillolillo
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** The author says he chose "Celesto" as the name for the Grand Ruler because it means "heavenly." [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial It is not a {{gender flip}}ped version]] [[BlatantLies of "Celestia."]]

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** The author says he chose "Celesto" as the name for the Grand Ruler because it means "heavenly." [[SuspiciouslySpecificDenial It is not a {{gender flip}}ped gender-flipped version]] [[BlatantLies of "Celestia."]]


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* In ''Fanfic/AForceOfFour'', Lyta wanted to be a hero but she couldn't take up her mother's "Franchise/WonderWoman" mantle until she earned the name. Following Hector Hall's advice to tie her hero name in with mythology she chose the "Fury" name.
31st Aug '17 9:53:26 PM Gamermaster
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* The fanfic [[FanFic/BookFiveLegends Book Five: Legends]] features several, but particular attention needs to go to Temuji. As in Temuji''n'', the birth name of ''UsefulNotes/GenghisKhan''. [[spoiler:Also, [[NumberOfTheBeast six]] letters, just like all previous BigBad villains of ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendofKorra''.]]

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* The fanfic [[FanFic/BookFiveLegends Book Five: Legends]] features several, but particular attention needs to go to Temuji. As in Temuji''n'', the birth name of ''UsefulNotes/GenghisKhan''. [[spoiler:Also, [[NumberOfTheBeast six]] letters, just like all previous BigBad villains of ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendofKorra''.''WesternAnimation/TheLegendOfKorra''.]]
4th Jul '17 9:35:41 AM Nepeta
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15th Apr '17 12:55:08 PM AgProv
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* In the writings of Creator/AAPessimal, the once-mentioned canonical character of Miss Smith-Rhodes gets backstory and a truly meaningful name. it turns out an eminient ancestor, Sir Cecil Smith-Rhodes, emigrated from the Sto Plains to [[DarkestAfrica Howondaland]] and lived a life of colonial adventure, conquering a whole country for Ankh-Morpork at the tail-end of iits Empire and then naming it - with superb modesty - after himself. '''Smith-Rhodesia'''. His Howondalandian-born descendent bears the name with pride. On Roundworld, Cecil Rhodes founded the country called Rhodesia; Ian Smith presided over its end and handover as Zimbabwe. although Terry P did not develop the character beyond her name, pessimal reasoned [[ViewersAreGeniuses this was an incredibly good subtle clue]] as to which way he intended her to go.

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* In the writings of Creator/AAPessimal, the once-mentioned canonical character of Miss Smith-Rhodes gets backstory and a truly meaningful name. it It turns out an eminient eminent ancestor, Sir Cecil Smith-Rhodes, emigrated from the Sto Plains to [[DarkestAfrica Howondaland]] and lived a life of colonial adventure, conquering a whole country for Ankh-Morpork at the tail-end of iits its Empire and then naming it - with superb modesty - after himself. '''Smith-Rhodesia'''. His Howondalandian-born descendent descendant bears the name with pride. On Roundworld, Cecil Rhodes founded the country called Rhodesia; Ian Smith presided over its end and handover as Zimbabwe. although Terry P UsefulNotes/{{Zimbabwe}}. Although Creator/TerryPratchett did not develop the character beyond her name, pessimal Pessimal reasoned [[ViewersAreGeniuses this was an incredibly good subtle clue]] as to which way he intended her to go.
go. The Discworld thus got its population of [[UsefulNotes/SouthAfricansWithSurfaceToAirMissiles attitudinal White Howondalandians]].
15th Apr '17 12:44:58 PM AgProv
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* In the writings of Creator/AAPessimal, the once-mentioned canonical character of Miss Smith-Rhodes gets backstory and a truly meaningful name. it turns out an eminient ancestor, Sir Cecil Smith-Rhodes, emigrated from the Sto Plains to [[DarkestAfrica Howondaland]] and lived a life of colonial adventure, conquering a whole country for Ankh-Morpork at the tail-end of iits Empire and then naming it - with superb modesty - after himself. '''Smith-Rhodesia'''. His Howondalandian-born descendent bears the name with pride. On Roundworld, Cecil Rhodes founded the country called Rhodesia; Ian Smith presided over its end and handover as Zimbabwe. although Terry P did not develop the character beyond her name, pessimal reasoned [[viewersAreGeniuses this was an incredibly good clue]] as to which way he intended her to go.

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* In the writings of Creator/AAPessimal, the once-mentioned canonical character of Miss Smith-Rhodes gets backstory and a truly meaningful name. it turns out an eminient ancestor, Sir Cecil Smith-Rhodes, emigrated from the Sto Plains to [[DarkestAfrica Howondaland]] and lived a life of colonial adventure, conquering a whole country for Ankh-Morpork at the tail-end of iits Empire and then naming it - with superb modesty - after himself. '''Smith-Rhodesia'''. His Howondalandian-born descendent bears the name with pride. On Roundworld, Cecil Rhodes founded the country called Rhodesia; Ian Smith presided over its end and handover as Zimbabwe. although Terry P did not develop the character beyond her name, pessimal reasoned [[viewersAreGeniuses [[ViewersAreGeniuses this was an incredibly good subtle clue]] as to which way he intended her to go.
15th Apr '17 12:44:22 PM AgProv
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* In the writings of Creator/AAPessimal, the once-mentioned canonical character of Miss Smith-Rhodes gets backstory and a truly meaningful name. it turns out an eminient ancestor, Sir Cecil Smith-Rhodes, emigrated from the Sto Plains to [[DarkestAfrica Howondaland]] and lived a life of colonial adventure, conquering a whole country for Ankh-Morpork at the tail-end of iits Empire and then naming it - with superb modesty - after himself. '''Smith-Rhodesia'''. His Howondalandian-born descendent bears the name with pride. On Roundworld, Cecil Rhodes founded the country called Rhodesia; Ian Smith presided over its end and handover as Zimbabwe. although Terry P did not develop the character beyond her name, pessimal reasoned [[viewersAreGeniuses this was an incredibly good clue]] as to which way he intended her to go.
8th Apr '17 2:27:30 AM Nepeta
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* ''{{Hexane}}''
** 'Nina' just means 'girl', reflecting how she was the first introduced.
** 'Erin' means 'peace'. She definately is a big help archieving it.
** 'Phobeimos' comes from the two moons of Mars, Phobos and Deimos (the personifications of fear and terror, respectively).
** 'Cythedite' is a combination of 'Cythera', one of Venus' epithets, and her Greek name, Aphrodithe.
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