One-Letter Title
aka: H

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Falcon Pain: "Every ad I've gotten today has been for V. Perhaps our ad banners are just the beginning..."
The Advertisement Server: "NO, IT'S JUST THAT MY SEQUENCING ALGORITHMS ARE MALFUNCTIONING. YOU SHOULD BE GETTING THE FULL BACKLOG OF ADS FOR W QUITE SOON."
G-Mon: "And where were all the ads for N?"
The Advertisement Server: "DON'T YOU REMEMBER? THEY CAME AFTER ALL THOSE ONES FOR M."

Related to One-Letter Name, works with a One Letter Title are exactly that: works that are titled with a single letter, of whatever script.

See also Short Titles and Letter Motif.


26 Latin Alphabet Examples:

  • A is an album, a Jethro Tull one.
  • b is a tabloid by the Baltimore Sun.
  • C is a language that's good with runtime.
  • D is a Bollywood film about crime.
  • E! is a network for gossip when bored.
  • F is a series of trucks made by Ford.
  • G. is a movie, one that's quite "grand".
  • "H." is a hit by a "Tool"-ish rock band.
  • i was a network, now ION TV.
  • j is a label that's owned by Sony.
  • K is a record, Kula Shaker twirled.
  • L titles a film, while Changing The World.
  • M is a picture that stars Peter Lorre.
  • N is a game where a ninja gets glory.
  • "O" is Othello, except in high school!
  • P was Johnny Depp's band. Pretty cool.
  • Q is a flick about a big flying snake.
  • R. is a CD that Kelly did make.
  • S was a short-living group of K-Pop.
  • T is a Mister that cancer can't stop.
  • U is by Pearl Jam, released in 'nine-eight.
  • V has an alien metaphor. Great.
  • W..'s a biopic of George Bush Two.
  • X is a manga that CLAMP did debut.
  • Y is a comic about the Last Man.
  • Z ends our list with a big junta ban.

More examples below, except not in verse.
And because they are not, it is so much better.


More Latin Alphabet Examples:

    A 
  • A tripped-out conversation novel by Andy Warhol.
  • A band who is known for their song Nothing.
  • A song by Knorkator which consists of the four verses "A", "A", "A", and "A".
  • A song by the Barenaked Ladies.
  • A song by the Billy Naylor Band, mostly revolving around the five vowels in the English alphabet (not counting sometimes-vowel Y).
  • An instrumental piece by DJ Amuro, which appeared in beatmania IIDX and Dance Dance Revolution Extreme
    B 
    C 
    D 
    H 
  • An Elizabeth Shepard found-document novel about an autistic boy's letters from summer camp.
  • Also a French Live-Action TV Hospital comedy.
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  • K is a multimedia (anime/manga/novels) series revolving around supernatural Kings.
    L 
  • A South Korean movie.
  • A novel by Norwegian author Erlend Loe.
    M 
  • A non-fiction book by journalist John Sack, detailing his time with M Company during the Vietnam War.
  • A British one hit wonder one man band from 1979.
  • A song by Kent about Jocke Berg's grandma when she was ill.
    N 
  • A short story by Stephen King.
  • Also an album by Finnish metal band Norther.
    O 
  • "O", a Cirque du Soleil show.
  • The title of Oprah's magazine.
  • An anonymously penned novel about the 2008 presidential election.
  • 'O' is also the title of a 2006 Eiko Shimamiya album
  • 'Ö' is an album by German singer/songwriter Herbert Grönemeyer
  • The author of cool and new web comic.
  • Q is an arts and culture radio talk show on CBC formerly hosted by Jian Ghomeshi
    S 
    T 
    V 
  • Is also Thomas Pynchon's first novel, and despite all the other weird things in it, it is decidedly alien-free.
  • Is a dj TAKA song based on the "Winter" movement of Antonio Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, originally produced for the beatmania IIDX series.
  • W: Georges Perec's memoir of his time as a Jewish child in Nazi-occupied France.
    X 
  • Y: The first album by British band The Pop Group.
    Z 

Non-Latin Alphabet Examples

  • π.
  • π is also the title of the fourth story in the Petriculture cycle.
  • ? is an episode in the second season of Lost.
  • 9
  • Ё (pronounced "Yo") is a Russian planned hybrid electric car.
  • A novel called The Aleph, but spelled out.
  • In-universe example: in a soviet comedy "Операция Ы и другие приключения Шурика" (Operation Y and Shurik's Other Adventures), Ineffectual Sympathetic Villains trio call the planned operation "Y", "so that nobody would guess it".
  • Person of Interest Season 3, Episode 17: "/". "/" is the root directory for a Unix or Linux operating system. Root Path was mentioned as the title on IMDB, which is at least somewhat accurate.


Alternative Title(s): T, B, C, G, H, L, O, P, R, U, Y, F, J

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