History NamesToRunAwayFrom / ReligiousNames

30th Jun '16 6:24:02 AM LondonKdS
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* In ''ComicBook/TheWickedAndTheDivine'', it is revealed that Baphomet is actually Nergal, but he took the name of Baphomet because he didn't want people making ''Warhammer 40K'' jokes.
26th Jun '16 12:32:34 PM Dravencour
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* The undead and angelic minions of [[FallenAngel Malthael]] from the ''VideoGame/DiabloIII'' expansion ''Reaper of Souls''.



* [[http://www.marvunapp.com/Appendix/tantalus.htm Tantalus]]

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* [[http://www.marvunapp.com/Appendix/tantalus.htm Tantalus]]
Tantalus]].
26th Jun '16 12:27:31 PM Dravencour
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* The evil snake god of Stygia from the ''[[Literature/ConanTheBarbarian Conan]]'' saga, who is worshipped by many {{Evil Sorcerer}}s from that land.
26th Jun '16 12:23:20 PM Dravencour
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* Werewolf Fenrir Greyback in ''Literature/HarryPotter''.

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* Werewolf Fenrir Greyback in ''Literature/HarryPotter''.''Literature/HarryPotter'', who absolutely revels in his werewolf side unlike Remus Lupin who tries to protect others from it.
26th Jun '16 12:20:33 PM Dravencour
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* Half-demon {{Badass}} from ''VideoGame/DevilMayCry''

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* Half-demon DemonSlaying {{Badass}} from ''VideoGame/DevilMayCry''''VideoGame/DevilMayCry''. He's generally a nice guy unless you happen to be a demon threatening humanity. Then his devil side comes out to play.



A figure from Greek myth who conspired to kill her own mother after she murderered Electra's father. In modern times it has been used occassionally to denote the female form of the OedipusComplex. Even when not completely evil, almost always mysterious and alluring. The direct translation [[SpecialPersonNormalName Amber]] is never used this way, however.

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A figure from Greek myth who conspired to kill her own mother after she murderered murdered Electra's father. In modern times it has been used occassionally to denote the female form of the OedipusComplex. Even when not completely evil, almost always mysterious and alluring. The direct translation [[SpecialPersonNormalName Amber]] is never used this way, however.



And all derivations of it; it means "fist" in German.

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And all derivations of it; it means "fist" in German.
German and carries some pretty diabolic undertones due to Faust being the subject of the quintessential tale of the DealWithTheDevil.
26th Jun '16 10:21:23 AM nombretomado
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* ''BaldursGate'', named after the Norse god.

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* ''BaldursGate'', ''Franchise/BaldursGate'', named after the Norse god.
19th Jun '16 10:54:30 PM gewunomox
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* German [[ProgRock progressive-rock]] band Faust, culpable of terrifying deeds such as performing the Cabaret/[[NoiseRock noise-rock]] anthem "Why Don't You Eat Carrots".

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* German [[ProgRock progressive-rock]] ProgressiveRock band Faust, culpable of terrifying deeds such as performing the Cabaret/[[NoiseRock noise-rock]] anthem "Why Don't You Eat Carrots".
14th Jun '16 11:07:22 PM wolftickets1969
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[[folder: Xibalba]]
The underworld in K'iche' Maya mythology, also translates as "place of fear".

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* Podracing champion Sebulba in ''Film/StarWarsEpisodeIThePhantomMenace''.
* The star that Tom the Astronaut travels to in ''Film/TheFountain''.

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* A trilingual extreme metal band from Pomona, CA.

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* The lord of the Land of the Forgotten in ''WesternAnimation/TheBookOfLife''.

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9th Jun '16 5:45:56 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* Kalia, ThatOneBoss in ''ActRaiser''.

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* Kalia, ThatOneBoss in ''ActRaiser''.''VideoGame/ActRaiser''.
1st Jun '16 3:14:46 PM Pseudoname
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* Reaper of ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'', a black robed, nigh-unkillable, sociopathic terrorist who reduces his victims to withered husks.


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* In ''VideoGame/{{Evolve}}'', the Gorgon is named after the greek monster that turned all who looked at it to stone, as well as the root word gorgós, meaning dreadful.
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