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* Garnet is affectionately called "Square Mom" by fans, while Pearl is "Bird Mom", and Amethyst is sometimes referred to as "Purple Mom", "Grape Mom", or "Fun Mom". Garnet, Amethyst and Pearl make "The Mom Squad." Following this pattern, Rose is sometimes called "[[DepartmentofRedundancyDepartment Mom Mom]]" and "Space Mom".

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* Garnet is affectionately called "Square Mom" by fans, while Pearl is "Bird Mom", and Amethyst is sometimes referred to as "Purple Mom", "Grape Mom", or "Fun Mom". Garnet, Amethyst and Pearl make "The Mom Squad." Squad". Following this pattern, Rose is sometimes called "[[DepartmentofRedundancyDepartment Mom Mom]]" and "Space Mom".



** "Cotton Candy Garnet" for Garnet's first form seen in "The Answer," as she has pink and light blue MulticoloredHair resembling cotton candy.
** "The Great Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird Keep Beach City Weird]]"). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.
* Although it's not as common as the other Gems, the Centipeetle Mother started getting called "Bug Mom" by a few fans [[spoiler: after Steven's attempt to heal her gave her a more humanoid appearance]].

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** "Cotton Candy Garnet" for Garnet's first form seen in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E25TheAnswer "The Answer," Answer"]], as she has pink and light blue MulticoloredHair resembling cotton candy.
** * "The Great Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird Keep Beach City Weird]]"). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.
* Although it's not as common as the other Gems, the Centipeetle Mother started getting called "Bug Mom" by a few fans [[spoiler: after [[spoiler:after Steven's attempt to heal her gave her a more humanoid appearance]].



** After her EscapePod fired off in the general direction of Ontario at the end of "Jail Break", she's become known in some circles as [[CanadaEh Canadot, eh?]]. The nickname died down when "Joy Ride" indicated that she came down near Beach City.
** And after [[ExitVillainStageLeft her narrow escape]] in "Keeping It Together", she's known as Pericopter or [[WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget "Inspector Peridot".]]
** When it's shown in "Catch and Release" that her real body is actually quite short (barely taller than Steven), people started calling her "Smoldot", "Tinydot" and "Perismol". Steven comparing her to "an angry little slice of pie" inspired the nickname "Pieridot".
** "Peridemption" is the term fans used when they believed Peridot will make a HeelFaceTurn, which eventually happened in "Message Received". [[AscendedMeme A very similar term is used officially]] when CN [[LateArrivalSpoiler advertised a marathon of the relevant episodes as]] "Peridot's Redemption".

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** After her EscapePod fired off in the general direction of Ontario at the end of [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E49JailBreak "Jail Break", Break"]], she's become known in some circles as [[CanadaEh Canadot, eh?]]. The nickname died down when [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E3JoyRide "Joy Ride" Ride"]] indicated that she came down near Beach City.
** And after [[ExitVillainStageLeft her narrow escape]] in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E11KeepingItTogether "Keeping It Together", Together"]], she's known as Pericopter or [[WesternAnimation/InspectorGadget "Inspector Peridot".]]
Peridot"]].
** When it's shown in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E21CatchAndRelease "Catch and Release" Release"]] that her real body is actually quite short (barely taller than Steven), people started calling her "Smoldot", "Tinydot" and "Perismol". Steven comparing her to "an angry little slice of pie" inspired the nickname "Pieridot".
** "Peridemption" is the term fans used when they believed Peridot will make a HeelFaceTurn, which eventually happened in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E28MessageReceived "Message Received".Received"]]. [[AscendedMeme A very similar term is used officially]] when CN [[LateArrivalSpoiler advertised a marathon of the relevant episodes as]] "Peridot's Redemption".



* Jasper is called "Big Buff Cheeto Puff" due to her orange skin and muscular build. Because of the latter, Jasper is also referred to as [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants "Big Meaty Claws"]]. Loving fans like to call her their "Bara Cheeto Wife/Mom". [[spoiler: Her corrupted form is called a "moldy cheeto" (due to her growing green spots all over her body), and also "Jaspuppy" or "Jaspupper" (corrupted Quartzes somewhat resemble fluffy dogs.)]]
* Gems as a whole are often called "alien space rocks". The Crystal Gems, more specifically, will often get called "Queer/Gay/Lesbian space rocks/Alien waifu".
* "X-methyst", with X being whatever Amethyst is shape-shifted as- the most common variation probably being 'Owlmethyst' ([[http://steven-universe.wikia.com/wiki/File:Owlmethyst.jpg which is actually an official term]]).

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* Jasper is called "Big Buff Cheeto Puff" due to her orange skin and muscular build. Because of the latter, Jasper is also referred to as [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants "Big Meaty Claws"]]. Loving fans like to call her their "Bara Cheeto Wife/Mom". [[spoiler: Her [[spoiler:Her corrupted form is called a "moldy cheeto" (due to her growing green spots all over her body), and also "Jaspuppy" or "Jaspupper" (corrupted Quartzes somewhat resemble fluffy dogs.)]]
dogs).]]
* Gems as a whole are often called "alien space rocks". The Crystal Gems, more specifically, will often get called "Queer/Gay/Lesbian space rocks/Alien waifu".
waifu".
* "X-methyst", with X being whatever Amethyst is shape-shifted as- shapeshifted as the most common variation probably being 'Owlmethyst' "Owlmethyst" ([[http://steven-universe.wikia.com/wiki/File:Owlmethyst.jpg which is actually an official term]]).



* After "Alone Together", [[MellowFellow Sour Cream's]] nickname is "Rave Master".

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* After [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E37AloneTogether "Alone Together", Together"]], [[MellowFellow Sour Cream's]] nickname is "Rave Master".



* When Ruby and Sapphire fused into Garnet for the first time in "The Answer", she's referred to as "Cotton Candy Mom"/"Cotton Candy Garnet" because of her swirling, pink-and-blue color scheme.



* The Lapis/Jasper ship is the S.S. Misery, after the boat where they encountered each other again, which happens to fit perfectly with their dynamic.

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* The Lapis/Jasper ship is the S.S. Misery, ''Misery'', after the boat where they encountered each other again, which happens to fit perfectly with their dynamic.



* "Lion 4: Alternate Ending" led to a rise in the use of Nora as a name for Rule 63 iterations of Steven, as opposed to the ostensibly-obvious Stephanie.
* As a nod to "Big Buff Cheeto Puff", fans have taken to calling Topaz "Big Thick Franchise/{{LEGO}} Brick" due to her square body shape, yellow skin tone, and cylindrical gems that resemble the studs on a Lego piece. Alternatively there is "Big Yellow Marshmallow".

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* [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E20Lion4AlternateEnding "Lion 4: Alternate Ending" Ending"]] led to a rise in the use of Nora as a name for Rule 63 iterations of Steven, as opposed to the ostensibly-obvious Stephanie.
* As a nod to "Big Buff Cheeto Puff", fans have taken to calling Topaz "Big Thick Franchise/{{LEGO}} Brick" due to her square body shape, yellow skin tone, and cylindrical gems that resemble the studs on a Lego piece. Alternatively Alternatively, there is "Big Yellow Marshmallow". Marshmallow".



* As of the ''Wanted'' block of episodes that comprise Season Five's premiere, fans have taken to calling Lars "Larzarus" [[spoiler:after Steven brings him back from the dead.]] Several fans have also taken to calling him [[spoiler:Pink Lars, due to his skin and hair turning pink following his revival]]. Another one that is fairly widespread is [[spoiler:[[Anime/CaptainHarlock Captain Larslock]], due to the attire he dons during his quest to return to Earth.]]

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* As of the ''Wanted'' block of episodes that comprise Season Five's premiere, fans have taken to calling Lars "Larzarus" [[spoiler:after Steven brings him back from the dead.]] dead]]. Several fans have also taken to calling him [[spoiler:Pink Lars, due to his skin and hair turning pink following his revival]]. Another one that is fairly widespread is [[spoiler:[[Anime/CaptainHarlock Captain Larslock]], due to the attire he dons during his quest to return to Earth.]]Earth]].



* One of the Gems introduced in "Off Colors" is Fluorite, a massive permafusion with a worm-like body and the demeanor of a kindly old lady. This inspired some fans to start calling her "Caterpillar Grandma".
** She's also called "poly[[GrannyClassic gramma]]rous" as a pun on her being a stable fusion of multiple gems, comparable to a happy polyamorous relatioship.

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* One of the Gems introduced in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E3OffColors "Off Colors" Colors"]] is Fluorite, a massive permafusion with a worm-like body and the demeanor of a kindly old lady. This inspired some fans to start calling her "Caterpillar Grandma".
** She's also called "poly[[GrannyClassic gramma]]rous" as a pun on her being a stable fusion of multiple gems, Gems, comparable to a happy polyamorous relatioship. relatioship.



* After "Gem Harvest" revealed that Greg's birth name was [=DeMayo=], it's not uncommon to see "Steven [=DeMayo=]" used as a tag to refer to Steven himself. This includes variants such as Steven Quartz [=DeMayo=] and, after "A Single Pale Rose", [[spoiler:Steven Diamond [=DeMayo=]]].

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* After [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E8GemHarvest "Gem Harvest" Harvest"]] revealed that Greg's birth name was [=DeMayo=], it's not uncommon to see "Steven [=DeMayo=]" used as a tag to refer to Steven himself. This includes variants such as Steven Quartz [=DeMayo=] and, after [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E18ASinglePaleRose "A Single Pale Rose", Rose"]], [[spoiler:Steven Diamond [=DeMayo=]]].



* Before her name was revealed, some fans called the unnamed Jade Fusion from "Together Alone" "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green Jade and a lime-green Jade. They weren't that far off, as her actual name is Lemon Jade.

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* Before her name was revealed, some fans called the unnamed Jade Fusion from [[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E26TogetherAlone "Together Alone" Alone"]] "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green Jade and a lime-green Jade. They weren't that far off, as her actual name is Lemon Jade.


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* re her name was revealed, some fans called the unnamed Jade Fusion from "Together Alone" "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green Jade and a lime-green Jade. They weren't that far off, as her actual name is Lemon Jade.

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* re Before her name was revealed, some fans called the unnamed Jade Fusion from "Together Alone" "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green Jade and a lime-green Jade. They weren't that far off, as her actual name is Lemon Jade.


* Some have decided to call the yet to be named Jade fusion "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green jade and a lime-green jade. Surprisingly enough, her real name is Lemon Jade, so fans weren't too far off.

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* Some have decided to call re her name was revealed, some fans called the yet to be named unnamed Jade fusion Fusion from "Together Alone" "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green jade Jade and a lime-green jade. Surprisingly enough, Jade. They weren't that far off, as her real actual name is Lemon Jade, so fans weren't too far off.Jade.



* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven". This name is also used by [[http://joethejohnston.tumblr.com/post/182231670698/more-drawings-from-the-eye-lasers-bit-of-change some of the staff]] as well, but not in the episode itself.

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* The [[spoiler: full-gem [[spoiler:full-Gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' Mind]]" is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven". This name is also used by [[http://joethejohnston.tumblr.com/post/182231670698/more-drawings-from-the-eye-lasers-bit-of-change some of the staff]] as well, but was not in the episode itself.


* [[DarkerAndEdgier Bad]] Pearl: The name given to a number of fan-art starring Pearl as a [[SmokingIsCool chain-smoking]], [[HellBentForLeather leather-wearing]] badass with a [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold tough demeanor]]. The persona Pearl adopts in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E6LastOneOutOfBeachCity Last One Out Of Beach City]]" that was more-or-less based off this is also called this as well.

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* [[DarkerAndEdgier Bad]] Pearl: The name given to a number of fan-art fan-arts starring Pearl as a [[SmokingIsCool chain-smoking]], [[HellBentForLeather leather-wearing]] badass with a [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold tough demeanor]]. The persona Pearl adopts in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E6LastOneOutOfBeachCity Last One Out Of Beach City]]" that was more-or-less based off this is also called this as well.


* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven". This name is also used by [[http://joethejohnston.tumblr.com/post/182231670698/more-drawings-from-the-eye-lasers-bit-of-change some of the staff]], as well, but not in the episode.

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* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven". This name is also used by [[http://joethejohnston.tumblr.com/post/182231670698/more-drawings-from-the-eye-lasers-bit-of-change some of the staff]], staff]] as well, but not in the episode.episode itself.


** "The Great Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird "Keep Beach City Weird"]]). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.

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** "The Great Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird "Keep "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird Keep Beach City Weird"]]).Weird]]"). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.



* [[DarkerAndEdgier Bad]] Pearl: The name given to a number of fan-art starring Pearl as a [[SmokingIsCool chain-smoking]], [[HellBentForLeather leather-wearing]] badass with a [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold tough demeanor]].

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* [[DarkerAndEdgier Bad]] Pearl: The name given to a number of fan-art starring Pearl as a [[SmokingIsCool chain-smoking]], [[HellBentForLeather leather-wearing]] badass with a [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold tough demeanor]]. The persona Pearl adopts in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E6LastOneOutOfBeachCity Last One Out Of Beach City]]" that was more-or-less based off this is also called this as well.



* Some of the "Famethyst" from the Zoo Station are popular enough to get names of their own, including Jay (8XJ), Sharky (with the super-pointy teeth), Chip (the burgundy one with a ''chipped'' tooth), Skinny (the Jasper built like a Pearl), and Carny (the only Carnelian in the whole bunch).

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* Some of the "Famethyst" from the Zoo Station are popular enough to get names of their own, including Jay (8XJ), Sharky (with the super-pointy teeth), Chip (the burgundy one with a ''chipped'' tooth), Skinny (the Jasper built like a Pearl), and Carny (the only Carnelian in the whole bunch).


* Some have decided to call the yet to be named Jade fusion "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green jade and a lime-green jade.

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* Some have decided to call the yet to be named Jade fusion "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green jade and a lime-green jade. Surprisingly enough, her real name is Lemon Jade, so fans weren't too far off.


** "The Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird "Keep Beach City Weird"]]). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.

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** "The Great Diamond Authority" - the Homeworld Gems' presumptive galactic empire (from Ronaldo's [[TheCuckoolanderWasRight surprisingly accurate]] rantings in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E31KeepBeachCityWeird "Keep Beach City Weird"]]). This was, in fact, later revealed to be canon.


* As of the ''Wanted'' block of episodes that comprise Season Five's premiere, fans have taken to calling Lars "Larzarus" [[spoiler:after Steven brings him back from the dead.]] Several fans have also taken to calling him [[spoiler:Pink Lars, due to his skin and hair turning pink following his revival]].

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* As of the ''Wanted'' block of episodes that comprise Season Five's premiere, fans have taken to calling Lars "Larzarus" [[spoiler:after Steven brings him back from the dead.]] Several fans have also taken to calling him [[spoiler:Pink Lars, due to his skin and hair turning pink following his revival]]. Another one that is fairly widespread is [[spoiler:[[Anime/CaptainHarlock Captain Larslock]], due to the attire he dons during his quest to return to Earth.]]


* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven".

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* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven". This name is also used by [[http://joethejohnston.tumblr.com/post/182231670698/more-drawings-from-the-eye-lasers-bit-of-change some of the staff]], as well, but not in the episode.

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* The [[spoiler: full-gem version of Steven]] in ''[[Recap/StevenUniverseS5E28ChangeYourMind Change Your Mind]]'' is generally agreed to be called "Pink Steven".


* The gems at the Era 3 Ball, who aren't specified as Jades, are mockingly called "Series/ThomasTheTankEngine", since their headshapes and facial features resemble said train somewhat. There is also the fact that their dresses resemble gears, and they also dance around each other in a way that resembles a gear motion.

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* The gems at the Era 3 Ball, who aren't specified as Jades, are mockingly called "Series/ThomasTheTankEngine", "WesternAnimation/ThomasTheTankEngine", since their headshapes and facial features resemble said train somewhat. There is also the fact that their dresses resemble gears, and they also dance around each other in a way that resembles a gear motion.

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* The gems at the Era 3 Ball, who aren't specified as Jades, are mockingly called "Series/ThomasTheTankEngine", since their headshapes and facial features resemble said train somewhat. There is also the fact that their dresses resemble gears, and they also dance around each other in a way that resembles a gear motion.

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* Some have decided to call the yet to be named Jade fusion "Lemonlime", due to her components being a lemon-green jade and a lime-green jade.

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