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* ''WesternAnimation/TheMagicSchoolBus'' features among the Friz Kids one Dorothy Ann.


* Selina Kyle, Comicbook/{{Catwoman}}.

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* Flint Marko, Marvel's Sandman.


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* Selina Kyle, Comicbook/{{Catwoman}}.

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* Jonah Ray (... Rodrigues).


** Also Dave Nelson, Matthew Brock, and Max Louis..

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** Also Dave Nelson, Matthew Brock, and Max Louis..Louis.


** Also Dave Nelson, Matthew Brock, Max Louis, and Jimmy's ArchEnemy Johnny Johnson.

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** Also Dave Nelson, Matthew Brock, and Max Louis, and Jimmy's ArchEnemy Johnny Johnson.Louis..

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* Ross Martin, born Martin Rosenblatt.
* Robert Conrad, born Conrad Robert Falk.

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* ''Franchise/StarWars'' features Luke's uncle Owen Lars.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'' has Reinhardt Wilhelm, whose first and last names are both valid first names in German, though Reinhardt is more commonly seen as a surname. As a result, less informed fans of the game get confused and mistakenly think his first name is Wilhelm.


* ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' discusses this with [[OctopodeAliens Mark Chang]]. While disguised on Earth, he takes the form of a teen heartthrob named Justin Jake Ashton. Whenever he or someone else introduces himself, they always mention he has three first names.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' discusses this with [[OctopodeAliens [[OctopoidAliens Mark Chang]]. While disguised on Earth, he takes the form of a teen heartthrob named Justin Jake Ashton. Whenever he or someone else introduces himself, they always mention he has three first names.


** This seems to be a rather fond trope for the writers of the DCU and Marvel, as well as [[AlliterativeName alliterative naming]]. Justified in that this may be a way to help the writers remember the names of [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters several characters]]. Creator/StanLee [[WordofGod himself]] has said that this is why so many of Marvel's characters have an AlliterativeName -- it helps him remember.

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** This seems to be a rather fond popular trope for the writers of the DCU and Marvel, as well as [[AlliterativeName alliterative naming]]. Justified in that this may be a way to help the writers remember the names of [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters several characters]]. Creator/StanLee [[WordofGod himself]] has said that this is why so many of Marvel's characters have an AlliterativeName -- it helps him remember.



* ComicBook/BlackCanary is a mantle held by two women; Dinah Drake Lance and her daughter Dinah Laurel Lance.

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* ComicBook/BlackCanary is a mantle held by two women; women - Dinah Drake Lance and her daughter Dinah Laurel Lance.



* There are more than a few [[ProfessionalWrestling pro-wrestlers]] that fit here: Wrestling/StoneColdSteveAustin, [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]], Chris Harris, Trevor Murdoch, Wrestling/MarkHenry, Wrestling/MattMorgan, [[Wrestling/TheYoungBucks Nick & Matt & Malachi Jackson]], [[Wrestling/BillyGunn Kip James]], Wrestling/KellyKelly, Donovan Morgan, Ricky Marvin, Brian Christopher, Wrestling/ShaneDouglas, Dave Taylor, Wrestling/ChuckTaylor (no relation), Wrestling/VinGerard[[note]]His full name is Vincent Gerard Durling[[/note]], Wrestling/JerryLynn, Wrestling/CandiceMichelle, Wrestling/SheltonBenjamin, Wrestling/JoeyRyan. Wrestling/ShawnMichaels, Wrestling/Stevie Richards, Davey Richards (no relation), Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Eddie Edwards, Wrestling/JimmyJacobs, Jack Evans, Erick Stevens and Petey Williams come close. Wrestling/MickieJames is a female wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two traditionally male names]], Alex Shelley a male wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two female names]]. [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]] is actually named after wrestler Wrestling/DeanMalenko, whose real name is Dean Simon.

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* There are more than a few [[ProfessionalWrestling pro-wrestlers]] pro wrestlers]] that fit here: Wrestling/StoneColdSteveAustin, [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]], Chris Harris, Trevor Murdoch, Wrestling/MarkHenry, Wrestling/MattMorgan, [[Wrestling/TheYoungBucks Nick & Matt & Malachi Jackson]], [[Wrestling/BillyGunn Kip James]], Wrestling/KellyKelly, Donovan Morgan, Ricky Marvin, Brian Christopher, Wrestling/ShaneDouglas, Dave Taylor, Wrestling/ChuckTaylor (no relation), Wrestling/VinGerard[[note]]His full name is Vincent Gerard Durling[[/note]], Wrestling/JerryLynn, Wrestling/CandiceMichelle, Wrestling/SheltonBenjamin, Wrestling/JoeyRyan. Wrestling/ShawnMichaels, Wrestling/Stevie Richards, Davey Richards (no relation), Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Eddie Edwards, Wrestling/JimmyJacobs, Jack Evans, Erick Stevens and Petey Williams come close. Wrestling/MickieJames is a female wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two traditionally male names]], Alex Shelley a male wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two female names]]. [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]] is actually named after wrestler Wrestling/DeanMalenko, whose real name is Dean Simon.



*** After Michael left, a number of candidates applied for his job, among which were Fred Henry, Nellie Bertram and the aforementioned David Brent. The one to eventually get the job was Andy Bernard.

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*** After Michael left, a number of candidates applied for his job, among which were Fred Henry, Nellie Bertram Bertram, and the aforementioned David Brent. The one to eventually get the job was Andy Bernard.



* In ''{{Literature/Emma}}'', anyone in the Martin family: Robert Martin and Elizabeth Martin.

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* Creator/JaneAusten has at least one example in each of her novels:
** ''{{Literature/Emma}}'' has the Rev. Philip Elton and his wife Augusta. There's also Robert Martin, Elizabeth Martin, and their unnamed mother and sister. [[spoiler:Also Harriet, after she marries Robert near the end.]]
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In ''{{Literature/Emma}}'', ''Literature/PrideAndPrejudice'', anyone in the Martin family: Robert Martin Lucas family, such as Sir William Lucas and Elizabeth Martin.his daughter Charlotte Lucas.
** In ''Literature/SenseAndSensibility'', Colonel Brandon, though his first name is never given. [[spoiler:This also applies to Marianne after she marries him.]]
** In ''Literature/MansfieldPark'', Sir Thomas Bertram and his wife and children.
** In ''Literature/{{Persuasion}}'', Anne Elliot, as well as her father and sister.
** In ''Literature/NorthangerAbbey'', Mr. and Mrs. Allen, although their first names are not mentioned.



* {{Played for laughs}} on ''Series/TheDrewCareyShow'' when Mimi remarks "Drew Alison Carey? Geez, all *three* of your names are girl names."

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* {{Played for laughs}} on ''Series/TheDrewCareyShow'' when Mimi remarks remarks, "Drew Alison Carey? Geez, all *three* ''three'' of your names are girl names."



* ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' discusses this with [[OctopoidAlien Mark Chang]]. While disguised on Earth, he takes the form of a teen hearthrob named Justin Jake Ashton. And whenever he or someone else introduces himself, they always mention he has three first names.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' discusses this with [[OctopoidAlien [[OctopodeAliens Mark Chang]]. While disguised on Earth, he takes the form of a teen hearthrob heartthrob named Justin Jake Ashton. And whenever Whenever he or someone else introduces himself, they always mention he has three first names. names.
* In later seasons of ''Series/TheWaltons'', Mary Ellen's husband is Curtis Willard. Their son is John Curtis Willard, who has ''three'' first names (he's always called John Curtis).


* There are more than a few [[ProfessionalWrestling pro-wrestlers]] that fit here: Wrestling/StoneColdSteveAustin, [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]], Chris Harris, Trevor Murdoch, Wrestling/MarkHenry, Matt Morgan, Nick & Matt & Malachi Jackson, [[Wrestling/BillyGunn Kip James]], Wrestling/KellyKelly, Donovan Morgan, Ricky Marvin, Brian Christopher, Shane Douglas, Dave Taylor, Chuck Taylor (no relation), Vin Gerard, Jerry Lynn, Wrestling/CandiceMichelle, [[Wrestling/TheWorldsGreatestTagTeam Shelton Benjamin]], Wrestling/JoeyRyan. Wrestling/ShawnMichaels, Wrestling/Stevie Richards, Davey Richards (no relation), Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Eddie Edwards, Wrestling/JimmyJacobs, Jack Evans, Erick Stevens and Petey Williams come close. Wrestling/MickieJames is a female wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two traditionally male names]], Alex Shelley a male wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two female names]]. Simon Dean is actually named after wrestler Wrestling/DeanMalenko, whose real name is Dean Simon.
** On an episode of ''Wrestling/{{TNA}} Impact'', the Main Event Mafia took over the show and made two referees fight Wrestling/BookerT. The referees' names were Rudy Charles and Andrew Thomas, which ring announcer Wrestling/ScottSteiner pointed out during introductions.

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* There are more than a few [[ProfessionalWrestling pro-wrestlers]] that fit here: Wrestling/StoneColdSteveAustin, [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean]], Chris Harris, Trevor Murdoch, Wrestling/MarkHenry, Matt Morgan, Wrestling/MattMorgan, [[Wrestling/TheYoungBucks Nick & Matt & Malachi Jackson, Jackson]], [[Wrestling/BillyGunn Kip James]], Wrestling/KellyKelly, Donovan Morgan, Ricky Marvin, Brian Christopher, Shane Douglas, Wrestling/ShaneDouglas, Dave Taylor, Chuck Taylor Wrestling/ChuckTaylor (no relation), Vin Gerard, Jerry Lynn, Wrestling/VinGerard[[note]]His full name is Vincent Gerard Durling[[/note]], Wrestling/JerryLynn, Wrestling/CandiceMichelle, [[Wrestling/TheWorldsGreatestTagTeam Shelton Benjamin]], Wrestling/SheltonBenjamin, Wrestling/JoeyRyan. Wrestling/ShawnMichaels, Wrestling/Stevie Richards, Davey Richards (no relation), Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Eddie Edwards, Wrestling/JimmyJacobs, Jack Evans, Erick Stevens and Petey Williams come close. Wrestling/MickieJames is a female wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two traditionally male names]], Alex Shelley a male wrestler with [[GenderBlenderName two female names]]. [[Wrestling/MikeBucci Simon Dean Dean]] is actually named after wrestler Wrestling/DeanMalenko, whose real name is Dean Simon.
** On an episode of ''Wrestling/{{TNA}} Impact'', ''[[Wrestling/ImpactWrestling TNA Impact]]'', the Main Event Mafia took over the show and made two referees fight Wrestling/BookerT. The referees' names were Rudy Charles and Andrew Thomas, which ring announcer Wrestling/ScottSteiner pointed out during introductions.


* Creator/JenniferLopez's ex-husband Mark Anthony, born Marco Antonio Muñiz.

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* Creator/JenniferLopez's Music/JenniferLopez's ex-husband Mark Anthony, born Marco Antonio Muñiz.

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In RealLife, this practice was particularly common among Jewish-American entertainers for much of the 20th century. In a time of widespread antisemitism, they would often replace their distinctive Germanic surnames with innocuous Anglo-Saxon given names when choosing stage aliases. This is how Moses Horwitz became "[[Film/TheThreeStooges Moe Howard]]", how Stanley Lieber became "Creator/StanLee", how Allan Konigsberg became "Creator/WoodyAllen", and how Robert Zimmerman became "Music/BobDylan".


** Jessica Drew.
** Gwen Stacy.

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