Alliterative Name / Anime and Manga
Mayu Miyuki of .
Ai Yori Aoshi Kaede Kayano and Sousuke Sugaya from .
Assassination Classroom Armin Arlert from .
Attack on Titan : Tomo Takino.
Azumanga Daioh Teppei Takamiya of
B't X :
Bakuman。 Moritaka Mashiro and his father Masahiro. When Miho gets married to Moritaka, she will presumably become Miho Mashiro.
Iwase's pen name, "Aiko Akina" is also alliterative.
Shun Shiratori, one of Mashiro's assistants.
Miyako Miyazaki ("Miya-Miya") of .
Bamboo Blade Kousuke Kanzaki from .
Barakamon represents with Mayu Miyano, Kazuki Kosuda, Mami Misato, Kyouka Kanejou, and Keiichi Kanejou. One can only imagine that series protagonist Yamada, while suffering from a case of " B Gata H Kei No First Name Given", would follow this theme as well.
: Kubo chooses names and language themes based on how words sound to him so this crops up a few times. Examples include Ouetsu Nimaiya's Sword Five girls, Aaroniero Arruerie, Bambietta Basterbine, Candice Catnipp, NaNaNa Najahkoop, and Giselle Gewelle (both names start with a soft-g to produce a "jheh" sound despite the "gi" and "gi" spelling). Averted with Loyd Lloyd, as the spelling variation Bleach changes both the letter and sound.
: Kaori Kanzaki, Misaka Mikoto, Misaka Misuzu.
A Certain Magical Index : Lelouch Lamperouge, Kallen Kozuki, Anya Alstreim, Gilbert Guilford, Sayoko Shinozaki and probably C.C., if those are indeed her initials.
Code Geass : Spike Spiegel.
Cowboy Bebop Kinshiro Kusatsu of .
Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE! The protagonist of is named "Tsukushi Tsukamoto".
DAYS Beyond Birthday from the side-novel Death Note Another Note. Also L Lawliet.
: Lenalee Lee.
D.Gray-Man In the dub of , Izzy Izumi. Also Kari Kamiya and T.K. Takaishi. And T.K.'s given name in the original Japanese is Takeru.
Digimon Adventure : Suzuo Sakurazaki.
Dokkoida?! Nobita and his father Nobisuke Nobi from .
Doraemon Bulma Briefs from .
Dragon Ball : The main characters: Homura Hinooka, Takumi Touya and Mayo Misasagi.
Fire Girl : Haruko Haruhara.
FLCL Rei Ryugazaki and Momotarou Mikoshiba from .
Free! Edward Elric and Alex Armstrong from .
Fullmetal Alchemist : Sôsuke Sagara and Teletha Testarossa.
Full Metal Panic! has Saihitei Shu/Seishuku Shu/Saihitei Seishuku (Hotohori, whose real full name remains a mystery to many fans), Suzaku Seikun and Seiryuu Seikun.
Fushigi Yuugi : Katsura Kotarou, Shimura Shinpachi.
Gintama Nils Nielsen from .
Gundam Build Fighters Azumane Asahi, Kenma Kozume, and Kyoutani Kentarou from .
Haikyuu!! Alexander Anderson and Max Montana from .
Hellsing Most of the cast in : Yokodera Youto, Azuki Azusa, Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko, Tsutsukakushi Tsukushi, Tsutsukakushi Tsukasa and Maimaki Mai.
Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko gives us Joey Jones. This is to follow the Comic Book hero naming convention; not surprising given Heroman Stan Lee is behind him.
gives us Asia Argento, High School D×D The Medic of the group. Bonus points for her because her seiyuu, Azumi Asakura, also has the same initials.
: Rena Ryuuguu and Shion Sonozaki.
Higurashi: When They Cry : Claude Claudel
Ikoku Meiro no Croisée : Miria Marigold Mackenzie.
Jewelpet Twinkle Most of the leading protagonists in the series. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Bonus points for having all of them start with a "j"/soft "g" sound.
Jonathan Joestar from Phantom Blood.
Joseph Joestar from Battle Tendency.
Giorno Giovanna from Vento Aureo
Johnny Joestar from Steel Ball Run
: Kirihara Kiriha, Kagarigi Kirika, Arisugawa Arisu, Toukouin To-ko, Narumi Nami, Moegihara Moyu, Kagihime Monogatari Mikoshiba Miko, Jack Jacqueline, Lilina Lorina.
: Kujyou Kazune, Kujyou Kazusa, Kujyou Kazuto, Karasuma Kirio, Karasuma Kirika, Karasuma Kirihiko, Kamichama Karin Kujyou Karin...
: Niyama Nico
Kiznaiver Seiichiro Sano, Kageo Kuroki (the "Black Shadow") and Marco Maldini from .
The Law of Ueki : Naru Narusegawa. Love Hina Stops applying when she marries Keitaro and becomes Naru Urashima in the finale.
: Aqua Aino, Shikimi Shiramine and Tarou Tsuruoka.
Love Tyrant Gil Graham of .
Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha A's Every single character in .
Magic User's Club : Konoka Konoe and her grandfather Konoemon Konoe; Takamichi T. Takahata; Setsuna Sakurazaki; Sakurako Shiina...
Mahou Sensei Negima! :
Mai-HiME Mikoto Minagi and Takumi Tokiha.
Also Kazuya Kurauchi, who keeps his alliteration as Kazuya Krau-xeku in .
Mai-Otome Kouji Kabuto and his father, Kenzo Kabuto and Tetsuya Tsurugi from and its sequel, Mazinger Z .
Great Mazinger Kanna Kamui in . This even carries over when she takes Kobayashi's surname.
Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid : Setsuna F. Seiei, Hallelujah Haptism, Sergei Smirnov, Kinue Crossroad, Regene Regetta, Revive Revival, Hank Hercules.
Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Mikoto 'Mikorin' Mikoshiba from .
Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun : My Teen Romantic Comedy Snafu Nearly every character with a few exceptions in the series has an alliterative name. For starters, the Service Club trio's names starting with the main character are Hachiman Hikigaya, Yukino Yukinoshita, and Yui Yuigahama. There's also Hayato Hayama, Hina Ebina, Totsuka Saika, Saki Kawasaki, and their teacher, Shizuka Hiratsuka and a whole lot more. On a meta note, the author's name is Wataru Watari while the singer who performs the opening themes for both seasons is named Nagi Yanagi.
: Manaka Mukaido
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea :
Naruto Hinata Hyuuga, Hiashi Hyuuga, Hanabi Hyuuga... Almost every Hyuuga except Neji and Kou (a branch house member whose name is only mentioned once). With Hinata, it actually goes a step further. Both her given name and family name can be written with the exact same kanji, although only her family name is officially written in them, with her given name written in katakana.
Had Naruto taken on his father's last name, he would be Naruto Namikaze.
Hikari Horaki, the class rep from .
Neon Genesis Evangelion : Hikaru Hitachiin.
Ouran High School Host Club : Hachirota "Hachimaki" Hoshino.
Planetes : Kozue Kaoru.
Revolutionary Girl Utena Alice Alice Arquet and Maggie Mui from .
R.O.D the TV : Kurumu Kurono.
Rosario + Vampire : Sanosuke Sagara.
Rurouni Kenshin : Samurai Flamenco Mari Maya, Mizuki Misawa, and Moe Morita, each of whom are members of the idol group MMM.
Inverted in : the first letters of Kagami Yagami's first and last names are the only ones that aren't identical.
Sasami-san@Ganbaranai Kaere/Kaede Kimura of .
Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei : Kotonoha Katsura, Kokoro Katsura, and Sekai Saionji.
School Days Gourry Gabriev, from .
Slayers gives us the two main adult characters, Roy Revant and Miranda Maverick.
SoltyRei Shiro Sanada in . Called Sandor in Space Battleship Yamato , in expanded universe material, he was eventually given the first name Stephen making both names alliterative. In the same expanded universe, Captain Avatar (originally Juzo Okita) was also bestowed with an alliterative name, as his first name (never mentioned onscreen) was made Abraham.
StarBlazers : Hikari Hanazono.
Special A Miu Matsuoka.
Strawberry Marshmallow's : Hampnie Hambart and Sunday Without God Ai Astin.
Kamjin Kravshera from . He was given the name Khyron Kravshera in Super Dimension Fortress Macross .
Robotech In classic superhero fashion, both protagonists of - Kotetsu ( Tiger & Bunny T.) Kaburagi and Barnaby Brooks Jr. - have alliterative names.
Kazuto Kirigaya, the real name of Kirito from .
Sword Art Online : Subaru Sumeragi and Seishiro Sakurazuka, and also Tokyo Babylon Fay D Flourite (or however you want to spell it).
Ken Kaneki and Nishiki Nishio from .
Tokyo Ghoul Most of the human characters of have this type of name. There's Kazuya Kagami, Kasumi Kagami, Kanaka Kagami nee Kaitani, Chisato Chikaishi, Sunao Sumeragi, Shirou Shiramine, Osamu Osanai, Ouna Oriobana and more.
Tsugumomo From : Keima Katsuragi, his father Keiichi Katsuragi, Shiori Shiomiya, and Kusonoki Kasuga.
The World God Only Knows :
Yotsuba&! Asagi Ayase.
Takashi "Jumbo" Takeda.
has the titular Yuna Yuki.
Yuki Yuna Is a Hero gives us Baragne Binoix Bartoreuil Balmunk, a.k.a. Balmunk the Mystic.