Say, I wonder if there are enough examples of Punny Names
to make their own trope? Not quite a Meaningful Name
or a Steven Ulysses Perhero
, just a name that makes a pun when you read it quickly.
As usual, I am thinking directly of Beakman's World
for the chief one, where the chef character is named Art Burn and the sports commentators are named Jim Shorts and Harry Pitts. Also, Bart's prank call names to Moe on The Simpsons
would fall under here. Now, if there are any more, we got a trope...