Overly Long Name: Comic Books

  • In the Tintin story The Calculus Affair, the stereotypical Italian character gets pulled over for reckless driving. After giving his full name, the gendarme lets him off with a warning rather than bother to write it down.
  • In The Ballad Of Halo Jones, the alien Proximen have to buy words to add to their names, making name length an indicator of class. A Proximan in a position of political power, for instance, is called 'Procurator Bandaged Ice That Stampedes Inexpensively Through A Scribbled Morning Waving Necessary Ankles', whereas one encountered by the heroine at a bus stop tells her, "Name is Snivelling. When can afford second word in name, will be Snivelling Earthquake."
  • Cable: Cable's name is Nathan Dayspring Charles Christopher Summers, sometimes appended with Askani'Son or Soldier X—leading Deadpool to add things like "Priscilla" and "Gesundheit" to the middle.
    • This is actually a fusion of two different "full" names (each rather long in its own right) that Cable went by at different points in his life: his birth name, Nathan Charles Christopher Summers and the name he was raised under in the distant future, Nathaniel Dayspring Askani'Son.
  • In the X-Wing Series, Plourr Illo's true name is revealed to be Isplorrdacartha Estillo. All of the royal family of her homeworld, Eiattu VI, had names like that - her father was Uthorrferrell Cartha, her brother was Harrandatha Estillo. Other nobles, including her cousin and fiance Rial Pernon, have easier to spell names.
  • From The Authority: Seth Angus Bubba Joe Billy Cletus Clement Callum Cowie. Named for his "eight handsome uncles who slam dunked his mama on that cold Christmas eve."
  • Defoe has a character named If-Christ-Had-Not-Died-For-Thee-Thou-Wouldst-Be-Damned Jones.
    • Which is a slight variation on the full name of an actual famous Londoner (see Real Life).
  • At one point in the second Megami Sound stage of Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, Fate, who has been adopted by the Harlaown family, apologizes for how long "Fate Testarossa-Harlaown" is, but notes that both of them are her "real last names".
  • De cape et de crocs gives us Don Lope de Villalobos Y Sangrin, Messire Armand Raynal de Maupertuis, but the award goes to Herr Bombastus Johannes Theophrastus Almagestus Wernher Von Ulm.
  • Castle Waiting has a minor character named Solicitous Kummernis Eutropia Dignifortis Uncumber Hulfe Reginfledes Liberata. Everyone just calls her Skeeter.
  • Astérix in Corsica has the Corsican chieftain Boneywasawarriorwayayix.