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** As of season 2, Jet loves calling Sean "Sean-zo".


* In ''Anime/MagiLabyrinthOfMagic'', Aladdin calls Morgiana "Mor". Kouha shortens his brother's Kouen and Koumei's names to "En" and "Mei". And some of Sinbad's generals call him "Sin". Ugo's real name was Uraltugo but all his friends call him Ugo.

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* In ''Anime/MagiLabyrinthOfMagic'', ''Manga/MagiLabyrinthOfMagic'', Aladdin calls Morgiana "Mor". Kouha shortens his brother's Kouen and Koumei's names to "En" and "Mei". And some of Sinbad's generals call him "Sin". Ugo's real name was Uraltugo but all his friends call him Ugo.

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* On ''WesternAnimation/DanielTigersNeighborhood'', Jodi Platypus's mother often refers to her as "[=JoJo=]-bean."


** Lorne is an enthusiastic {{Nicknamer}} in general, but he goes over the edge with Angel, with whom he has always been very flirty. He usually calls him Angel Cakes, but sometimes he calls him "pudding", "angel muffin," or other desserts.

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** Lorne is an enthusiastic {{Nicknamer}} [[TheNicknamer nicknamer]] in general, but he goes over the edge with Angel, with whom he has always been very flirty. He usually calls him Angel Cakes, but sometimes he calls him "pudding", "angel muffin," or other desserts.



* In ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'' Al calls his daughter Kelly "Pumpkin". The nickname became an AscendedMeme in Peru ever since The90s to refer to people considered a BrainlessBeauty, specially a DumbBlonde.

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* In ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'' Al calls his daughter Kelly "Pumpkin". The nickname became an AscendedMeme in Peru ever since The90s TheNineties to refer to people considered a BrainlessBeauty, specially a DumbBlonde.

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* Tetsu in ''Webcomic/NeverSatisfied'' is on the receiving end of several, mostly from their mentor and her cheerful wife, though their best friend joins in the fun as well. Their reaction is usually [[EmbarrassingNickname a little miffed]], especially when January repeats the nicknames.


** Qrow is a man who often gives nicknames for those he like. So far, he uses "pipsqueak" for [[PerkyGoth Ruby]], "firecracker" for [[BoobsOfSteel Yang]], "Oz" for [[BigGood Ozpin]], "Tai" for [[BruiserWithASoftCenter Taiyang]] and "Jimmy" for [[FourStarBadass Ironwood]].

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** Qrow is a man who often gives nicknames for those people that he like. likes. So far, he uses "pipsqueak" "Pipsqueak" for [[PerkyGoth Ruby]], "firecracker" "Firecracker" for [[BoobsOfSteel [[CoolBigSis Yang]], "Oz" for [[BigGood Ozpin]], "Tai" for [[BruiserWithASoftCenter Taiyang]] and "Jimmy" for [[FourStarBadass Ironwood]].



* ''WebAnimation/RWBY'': Qrow is TheNicknamer when it comes to people he's close to. Some notable examples are 'Oz' for Ozpin, 'Tai' for Taiyang and 'Firecracker' for Yang. He also calls Ironwood 'Jimmy', which initially seems intended to be disrespectful, but might actually be affectionate since their relationship is better than it seems at first.

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* ''WebAnimation/RWBY'': Qrow is TheNicknamer when it comes to people he's close to. Some notable examples are 'Oz' for Ozpin, 'Tai' for Taiyang and 'Firecracker' for Yang. He also calls Ironwood 'Jimmy', which initially seems intended to be disrespectful, but might actually be affectionate since their relationship is better than it seems at first.

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* On ''Podcast/MissionToZyxx'' the ''Bargarean Jade'' is "Bargie" to the crew, C-53 is "Cee," and Dar likes to call Nermut "Nermie" when she's flirting with him.


* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' with Jeremy. In the episode "The Baljeatles," Jeremy suddenly becomes TheNicknamer and nicknames everybody ''except'' Candace. When she finally stops trying to make him nickname her and confronts him about it, he says, "I call you Candace, but not because I don't care enough to come up with a cute nickname for you. I call you Candace because I happen to really like that name." [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming Aww...]]

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* Inverted in ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' with Jeremy. In the episode "The Baljeatles," Jeremy suddenly becomes TheNicknamer and nicknames everybody ''except'' Candace. When she finally stops trying to make him nickname her and confronts him about it, he says, "I call you Candace, but not because I don't care enough to come up with a cute nickname for you. I call you Candace because I happen to really like that name." [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments Aww...]]

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* ''Film/HighAndTight'' - Shane only ever calls his little brother 'Scotty'. Their other brother Seth notably doesn't.

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* The ''FanFic/BrideOfDiscord'' verse:
** Screwball is often refereed to as "Screwy" by her friends and family.
** Scootaloo refers to Rainbow Dash's daughter Prism as "Rainbow Junior" or RJ for short.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries'', Harley Quinn usually refers to the Joker as either "Mistah J" or "Puddin'", and Poison Ivy as "Red".


* This happens due to UsefulNotes/RussianNamingConvention in ''The Bronze Horseman'' by Paullina Simons. The protagonists call each other by intimate-diminutive versions of their names, but have to be careful not to use them around other people as it would give away their SecretRelationship.

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* This happens due ''Literature/TheBronzeHorseman'' by Creator/PaullinaSimons: Due to UsefulNotes/RussianNamingConvention in ''The Bronze Horseman'' by Paullina Simons. The UsefulNotes/RussianNamingConvention, the protagonists call each other by intimate-diminutive versions of their names, but have to be careful not to use them around other people as it would give away their SecretRelationship.


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* Creator/IsaacAsimov:
** "Literature/RejectionSlips": "Gruff", the second letter, addresses Creator/IsaacAsimov with the very informal "Ike". This shows the poem to be more 'rough' than the other two, as Dr Asimov was often distressed with [[AccidentalMisnaming people saying/spelling his name wrong]].
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*** When they were eight, Trevelyan would call George "Jaw-jee".
*** When they were eight, George would call Armand Trevelyan "Stubby", which changed to "Trev" when Trevelyan [[OutgrowingTheChildishName decided that it was too childish]].

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* ''Series/KamenRiderBuild'': [[spoiler: Gentoku]] calls Kazumi "potato" in reference to the latter formerly being a farmer. Kazumi calls him "beardo" in reference to what used to be a BeardOfEvil.


* In ''Manga/OnePiece'', ''Donquixote Doflamingo'' of all people gets one from his Executives, "Doffy". It turns out he's genuinely close-knit to his Executives, considering them TrueCompanions and his true family. Naturally, [[FanNickname the fanbase has taken to calling Doflamingo "Doffy" as shorthand]].

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* In ''Manga/OnePiece'', ''Donquixote Doflamingo'' of all people gets one from his Executives, "Doffy". It turns out he's genuinely close-knit close to his Executives, considering them TrueCompanions and his true family. Naturally, [[FanNickname the fanbase has taken to calling Doflamingo "Doffy" as shorthand]].



* In the original version of ''Anime/YuGiOhGX'', both Sho and Kenzan call Judai "Aniki", a Japanese term for "big brother". (Meaning that they regard Judai as a BigBrotherMentor.) In the third season, Jim calls Kenzan "Dino-Boy" and calls Asuka "Tomorrow Girl". (A rough translation of her actual name; he tends to speak English most of the time.)

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* In the original version of ''Anime/YuGiOhGX'', both Sho and Kenzan call Judai "Aniki", a Japanese term for "big brother". (Meaning that they regard Judai as a BigBrotherMentor.) In the third season, Jim calls Kenzan "Dino-Boy" and calls Asuka "Tomorrow Girl". (A (It's a rough translation of her actual name; he tends to speak English most of the time.)



** Dick Grayson has affectionately called Jason Todd "Little Wing"
** Jason has called Dick "Dickie Bird" in canon, sometimes affectionately and sometimes mockingly.

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** Dick Grayson has affectionately called Jason Todd "Little Wing"
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Wing." In turn, Jason has called Dick "Dickie Bird" in canon, Bird," sometimes affectionately and sometimes mockingly.



* In FanFic/RealityChecksNyxverse, Night Light (her grandfather), Shining Armor (her uncle), and Ink Spot (her eventual stepfather) all take to calling Nyx "[[StealthPun Nyxy Sticks]]".

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* In FanFic/RealityChecksNyxverse, ''FanFic/RealityChecksNyxverse'', Night Light (her grandfather), Shining Armor (her uncle), and Ink Spot (her eventual stepfather) all take to calling Nyx "[[StealthPun Nyxy Sticks]]".



* The titular character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as "Yellowbird," receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him "Sam." The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for Sam until the end of the film.

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* The titular title character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Yellowbird}}'', incidentally known as "Yellowbird," receives one in the film's final scene. Delf, his closest friend and implied love interest, chooses to call him "Sam." The other members of the flock all agree that that is a fine name, even Karl, who didn't care much for Sam until the end of the film.film.
* In ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit," Jessica calls Roger "honey-bunny," and he calls her "love cup."



** Meg's twins are named Margaret and John, after their parents. Everyone calls them Daisy and Demi - Demi being short for "Demijohn." In the sequel ''Little Men,'' their baby sister is named Josephine after her Aunt Jo, and is known in the family as Josie. Amy's daughter is named Elizabeth, [[DeadGuyJunior after Beth]], but everyone calls her Bess.

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** Meg's twins are named Margaret and John, after their parents. Everyone calls them Daisy and Demi - Demi being short for "Demijohn." In the sequel ''Little Men,'' their baby sister is named Josephine after her Aunt Jo, and is known in the family as Josie. Amy's daughter is named Elizabeth, [[DeadGuyJunior after Beth]], but everyone calls while she's commonly addressed as Bess, the eponymous little men more often refer to her Bess.as "the princess."



* Rose Hathaway from ''Literature/VampireAcademy'', has "Little Dhampir" as nicknamed by Adrian and "Roza" as nicknamed by Dimitri.

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* Rose Hathaway from ''Literature/VampireAcademy'', has is "Little Dhampir" as nicknamed by Adrian and "Roza" as nicknamed by Dimitri.



*** Anders will sometimes call a romanced Hawke "love." Sebastian uses the same nickname if he and a maxed-friendship Hawke enter a chaste marriage.

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*** Anders will sometimes call a romanced Hawke "love." Sebastian uses the same nickname if he and a maxed-friendship Hawke enter a chaste marriage. Merrill will call a romanced Hawke "vhenan" (see below).



*** Solas calls an Inquisitor who romances him "vhenan," while Dorian uses "amatus" and Iron Bull uses "kadan." All three words mean roughly the same thing ("heart" or "close to the heart") in Elvhen, Tevene, and Qunlat, respectively. [[spoiler:If neither Dorian nor Bull is romanced, they may get together and use those nicknames for each other.]]

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*** Solas calls an Inquisitor who romances him "vhenan," while Dorian uses "amatus" and Iron Bull uses "kadan." All three words mean roughly the same thing ("heart" or "close to the heart") in Elvhen, Tevene, and Qunlat, respectively. [[spoiler:If neither Dorian nor Bull is romanced, they may get together and use those nicknames for each other.]]]] Solas will greet a non-romanced Inquisitor for whom he has high regard as "My friend," which is a big concession from TheFriendNobodyLikes.



*** If Morrigan was romanced by the Warden in the saved world state imported for ''Inquisition'', she refers to her beloved as "my Warden" or "my love."
* Tiki in ''Videogame/FireEmblemShadowDragonAndTheBladeOfLight'' and ''Videogame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem'' calls her ParentalSubstitute Bantu "Ban-Ban" and later calls Marth "Mar-Mar" ([[{{Woolseyism}} an adaptation of her use of affectionate honorifics in the Japanese version]]). Justified in that, despite being a thousand year old [[OurDragonsAreDifferent Dragon]], slow aging means she's mentally and physically still a small child. This continues in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', where despite her growing physically into a young woman, she'll sometimes accidentally say "Mar-Mar" around people who remind her of Marth.
** Also in Awakening, Cynthia's father calls her "Pega-Pony Princess", much to his embarrassment, which she demands he say to prove he's really her father.

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*** If Morrigan was romanced by the Warden in the saved world state imported for ''Inquisition'', she refers to her beloved as "my Warden" or "my love." She also addresses her son Kieran as "little man."
* Tiki in ''Videogame/FireEmblemShadowDragonAndTheBladeOfLight'' and ''Videogame/FireEmblemMysteryOfTheEmblem'' calls her ParentalSubstitute Bantu "Ban-Ban" and later calls Marth "Mar-Mar" ([[{{Woolseyism}} an adaptation of her use of affectionate honorifics in the Japanese version]]). Justified in that, despite being a thousand year old thousand-year-old [[OurDragonsAreDifferent Dragon]], slow aging means she's mentally and physically still a small child. This continues in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'', where where, despite her growing physically into a young woman, she'll sometimes accidentally say "Mar-Mar" around people who remind her of Marth.
** Also in Awakening, ''Awakening'', Cynthia's father calls her "Pega-Pony Princess", much to his embarrassment, which she demands he say to prove he's really her father.



* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', despite having turned her husband, Regent Cid, into a frog for his womanizing, Lady Hildagarde is quite affectionate with him after turning him back into a human, calling him variously "sugar-cup," "darling" and "my sweet froggy-woggy" (referential of the fact that he was also a frog for a while due to a potion.)

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* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX'', despite having turned her husband, Regent Cid, into a frog for his womanizing, Lady Hildagarde is quite affectionate with him after turning him back into a human, calling him human. She variously calls him "sugar-cup," "darling" "darling," and "my sweet froggy-woggy" (referential of the fact that he was also a frog for a while due to a potion.)frog).



* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaBreathOfTheWild'', Kodah, a Zora woman who had been a ChildhoodFriend of Link's a century before, always calls him "Linny."

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* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaBreathOfTheWild'', Kodah, a Zora woman who had been a ChildhoodFriend of Link's a century before, earlier, always calls him "Linny."



** Dahlia was called "Dollie" by Phoenix. [[spoiler:Or rather Iris was.]]

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** Dahlia was called "Dollie" by Phoenix. [[spoiler:Or rather rather, Iris was.]]



*** Master of Words for Keiichi, for his tendancy to make a RousingSpeech at vital moments and general charisma.

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*** Master of Words for Keiichi, for his tendancy tendency to make a RousingSpeech at vital moments and general charisma.



* Mr. and Mrs. Cake in ''Blog/SliceOfLife'' always call each other using a variety of confectionary-related terms, with a RunningGag that they don't reuse the same nickname in the same strip.

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* Mr. and Mrs. Cake in ''Blog/SliceOfLife'' always call each other using a variety of confectionary-related confectionery-related terms, with a RunningGag that they don't reuse the same nickname in the same strip.



* In ''Blog/OffThePageAndIntoLife'', Sam, Hank, and Henry all have a tendency to call Gail "Gaily." In [[PapaWolf Hank's]] case, it's of [[DotingParent genuine adoration]] for his daughter, and as a result, is the only person who's explicitly allowed to call her that. Sam also genuinely means it to be affectionate, as he is Gail's best friend, but mostly prefers to call her "little lady." Henry, on the other hand, uses the name as TermsOfEndangerment, along with "lovebug." (Though it's explicitly stated he teases Gail because he likes her.)

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* In ''Blog/OffThePageAndIntoLife'', Sam, Hank, and Henry all have a tendency to call Gail "Gaily." In [[PapaWolf Hank's]] case, it's out of [[DotingParent genuine adoration]] for his daughter, and as a result, is the only person who's explicitly allowed to call her that. Sam also genuinely means it to be affectionate, as he is Gail's best friend, but mostly prefers to call her "little lady." Henry, on the other hand, uses the name as TermsOfEndangerment, along with "lovebug." (Though it's explicitly stated he teases Gail because he likes her.)



* Megan Clark of TheAmazingSpiez has personal nicknames for her brothers. Lee has "Jockstrap", Marc has "Genius" and Tony has "Brony".
* WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack got his name - or rather, the one he goes by - this way. When he arrived in Aku's dystopian future, a the first folks he met were a bunch of street toughs who called him "Jack", as a way of saying "dude" or "pal". Not fully understanding modern slang, when asked his name later, he simply said "They call me Jack," and it stuck.

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* Megan Clark of TheAmazingSpiez ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingSpiez'' has personal nicknames for her brothers. Lee has "Jockstrap", Marc has "Genius" and Tony has "Brony".
* WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack got his name - or rather, the one he goes by - this way. When he arrived in Aku's dystopian future, a the first folks he met were a bunch of street toughs who called him "Jack", as a way of saying "dude" or "pal". Not fully understanding modern slang, when asked his name later, he simply said "They call me Jack," and it stuck.



** Arnold's Grandpa would often refer to him as "Short Man". [[spoiler:This turns out to be case of HiddenInPlainSight meeting NotHyperbole when it's revealed that Arnold's mysterious surname is "Shortman"]].

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** Arnold's Grandpa would often refer to him as "Short Man". [[spoiler:This turns out to be case of HiddenInPlainSight meeting NotHyperbole when it's revealed that Arnold's mysterious surname is "Shortman"]]."Shortman."]]

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