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1%%²%%²%% Don't crosswick examples from derivative works that are already listed in canon, mainly because they're just copying the names without the context of trying to be humorous or whatever, with their name. You can list this on Fanfics for everyone, but on this page, original characters only.²%% Discussed in this Trope Repair Shop thread:²%%²%%²²[[quoteright:350:[[ComicBook/{{Supergirl}}]]]]²[-[[caption-width-right:350:[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} Linda Lee]], Comicbook/LoisLane, Comicbook/LanaLang, Comicbook/LexLuthor, Lena Luthor, Lori Lemaris, Lara Lor-Van... There's no escape, Franchise/{{Superman}}.]]-]²²->''"I'm Penny Parker. You can remember that 'cause it's got the same letter at the front of each name. That's important theatrically, you know."''²-->-- '''Penny Parker''', ''Series/{{MacGyver|1985}}'', "Every Time She Smiles"²²In RealLife an alliterative name is a name in which the first and last names begin with the same sound. In more extreme cases, this can also include the middle name.²²Giving a character an alliterative name is one of many ways a writer can make a name more interesting and catchy, which in turn makes the character more memorable to the audience. This is especially important in works with LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters, where extra help is needed to differentiate between them.²²In comic books, this is especially true of the names of {{Super Hero}}es or their close hangers-on. It was a favorite tool of Creator/StanLee's, since, swarmed with projects, he often had trouble remembering the characters' names, and the alliteration worked as a mnemonic device. (Though it didn't always work perfectly — Lee occasionally referred to "'''P'''eter '''P'''almer" and "'''B'''ob '''B'''anner".)²²Of note to writers: ''Overusing'' this trope dilutes its effect, particularly if multiple characters have the same starting letters in their names.²²A variation consists of [[DownplayedTrope downplaying]] the alliteration by having a prefix before the surname. Such as "'''A'''lice Mc'''A'''llister" or "'''B'''ob O''''B'''rien".²²In comic books, the Alliterative Name is often also TwoFirstNames. In cartoons, it goes hand-in-hand with SpeciesSurname.²²See AlliterativeTitle, for work titles that do this.²²Please note that Japanese names, though many may seem alliterative to an English-speaking audience, may not convey the same "alliterative power" in their original setting; syllables (and vowel sounds) matter more than letters in Japanese.²²While TruthInTelevision, RealLife examples [[Administrivia/PeopleSitOnChairs are way more common than it is in fiction and hasn't a significant relevance to be added here]]. On the other hand, real-life examples for [[AlliterativeFamily Alliterative Families]] are allowed as it is way less common.²----²!!For index / trope names themselves²[[index]]²* AlliterativeName/{{Indexes}}²* AlliterativeName/UsefulNotes²* AlliterativeName/TropesAToE²* AlliterativeName/TropesFToL²* AlliterativeName/TropesMToR²* AlliterativeName/TropesSToZ²[[/index]]²²!!Example sub-pages²[[index]]²* AlliterativeName/AnimeAndManga²* AlliterativeName/ComicBooks²* AlliterativeName/{{Literature}}²* AlliterativeName/LiveActionTV²* AlliterativeName/ProfessionalWrestling²* AlliterativeName/VideoGames²* AlliterativeName/WebComics²* AlliterativeName/WesternAnimation²[[/index]]²²!!Other examples²[[foldercontrol]]²²[[folder:Advertising]]²* The Cheetos mascot Chester Cheetah.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Asian Animation]]²* The primary antagonist of ''Animation/HappyHeroes'' Season 8 is named '''H'''uo '''H'''aha.²* ''Animation/PakdamPakdai'' has two examples:²** The main character is named Doggy Don.²** Nana the narrator, which is likely an unintentional example.²* ''Animation/PleasantGoatAndBigBigWolf'' features an alliterative location name. Green Green Grassland repeats the letter "G".²* ''Animation/SimpleSamosa'':²** The protagonist's full name is, in fact, '''S'''imple '''S'''amosa.²** Samosa's rival, Cham Cham, has his full name revealed to be '''Ch'''am '''Ch'''am '''Ch'''akraboty in the episode "Sollid Survival".²* The BigBad of ''Animation/VirTheRobotBoy'' is named Mad Max.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Comic Strips]]²* ''ComicStrip/{{Arrowhead}}'': '''D'''el and '''D'''eena '''D'''ixon, in the fashion of the superhero genre.²* ''ComicStrip/BeetleBailey'': The titular character.²* ''ComicStrip/{{Blondie}}'': The titular character, Blondie Bumstead.²* ''ComicStrip/{{Dilbert}}'': A lot of the oneshot characters have alliterative names that [[{{ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin}} describe their major personality flaws]], such as [[ Disgruntled Doug]], [[ Jittery Jeff]], and [[ Medical Mel.]]²* Dixie Dugan²* ''ComicStrip/GasolineAlley'': Walt Wallet.²* Moon Mullins²* ''ComicStrip/{{Retail}}'': Cooper Costello and Stuart Suchet. Marla ''used'' to qualify as well until she married and her last name changed from Masters to Garrison.²* ''ComicStrip/SnuffySmith'': The titular character.²* Winnie Winkle²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Fan Works]]²* Yolanda Yop in ''Fanfic/TheAristocatsIsland''.²* In the ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' PeggySue fic ''Fanfic/AshesOfThePast'', Ash's last opponent in the Silver Conference is Fred Farrell, whose team consists of Floodwater the Feraligatr, Fuchida the Forretress, Flambé the Flareon, Felicity the Flaaffy, and Fowler the Farfetch'd.²* ''Fanfic/{{Bait and Switch|STO}}'' has [=LtJG.=] Warragul Wirrpanda, chief medical officer of the USS ''Bajor''. "Fanfic/ShakedownShenanigans" reveals his middle name is "William".²* ''Fanfic/TheBlackWrangler'''s title character is [[spoiler: Kaichou Kurosaki]]. In the original Japanese, it wouldn't count as an example, but this is an English fanfic. ²* In ''Series/{{The Flash|2014}}''/''Series/{{Supergirl|2015}}'' crossover ''Fanfic/CallMeKara'', Alexandra Allen, [[spoiler:[[ComicBook/{{Supergirl}} Kara]] and [[Franchise/TheFlash Barry]]'s daughter]].²* ''Fanfic/CalvinAndHobbesTheSeries'':²** The Monster Maze. Lampshaded by Hobbes:²---> "Nice touch."²** Most of the things that Calvin sells at his stand in "Help Wanted" also count.²* Snow Storm and Bolt Buck in ''Fanfic/CapeAndCowl''.²* In ''[[ Catch Me in Midair]]'' Remus is pregnant with Sirius' child and Sirius deliberately suggests names such as "Antigone Artemis Alistronia Agatha" and "Icarus Ieolus Ilarion Izydorak."²* ''Fanfic/ChildOfTheStorm'': The LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters from Creator/DCComics, Creator/MarvelComics, Characters/NorseMythology, and ''AlliterativeName/HarryPotter'' who all have alliterative names, plus [=OC=] '''U'''htred '''U'''llrson.²* Saria Speeder from ''Fanfic/CIAAgents.''²* Franchise/{{Pokemon}} fanfic ''Fanfic/CloudedSky'''s main protagonist, Tobias Talltree.²* David Dakota, of the ''Fanfic/{{Dakota}}'' story.²* ''Fanfic/DespairsLastResort'' has a few. There's Takara Tsukuda, Miyako Morino, and [[spoiler: Saemi Sasagawa]]. Subverted with [[spoiler: Kazumi Katsuya]], who reveals that her name is a stage name. Her first name is really [[spoiler: Hanako]]²* ''Fanfic/DungeonKeeperAmi'' has [[ADungeonIsYou Keeper]] [[Anime/SailorMoon Mercury]] and his chief warlock, [[TokenEvilTeammate Torian]], create a hair-growing spell from a modified beard spell, the "Beastly Beard Booster" spell.²* ''Fanfic/TheDuskyverse'' has the original characters Dusky Down, her parents Windy Ward and Splendid Speech, and mayor Prideful Policy.²* ''[[ Ed, Edd, Eddy n Edna]]'': [[OriginalCharacter Edna]]'s full name is Edna Esmeralda Espinoza.²* ''Fanfic/ForumOfThrones'' has a number of major examples, such as Robert Raylan, Maron Mullendore, Wolfius Woodbark, and the ''entirety'' of House Hoare.²* In ''[[ Harry Potter - Three to Backstep]]'' after [=McGonagall=] becomes Headmistress she hires a Transfiguration professor named Belvedere Bartwinkle.²* ''Fanfic/{{HERZ}}'': This story has Captain Kurumi Kagero, UN Special Investigations Officer.²* In the ''LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya'' fanfic ''Fanfic/KyonBigDamnHero'', there's a case of alliterative [[OnlyKnownByTheirNickname nickname]]: Kyon is amused during Masao's apology when he addresses him as [[GratuitousJapanese Kowa-Keigo]] Kyon.²* ''Fanfic/MarqueAndReprisal'' has Gabriel Gashtar and Alazar Aboudi.²* ''Fanfic/NecessaryToWin'' has Yoshiko Yasukouchi and [[spoiler:Mizuho Miyanaga]].²* Just like its [[Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire source material]], several characters from ''Fanfic/NymeriasWar'', canon and original, have this type of name, examples include Mors Martell, Benedict Blackmont, Yorick Yronwood, Tomas Toland, Davos Dayne, Laroy Ladybright and more.²* In ''Fanfic/OldWest'', the main heroine's name is Grace Glossy.²* Raozya, the protagonist in the comedic ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' fanfic ''Fanfic/PicklesAndDepredation'', is known fully as Rozza Reyo Raozya.²* Karmen Kons and [[spoiler: Estella Erith]] from the 40k Fanfic ''FanFic/SecretWar''. One name is a pseudonym, it's not hard to guess which one isn't real.²* ''Fanfic/SunsplitSaga'': '''S'''unset '''S'''himmer, Sunburst's sister.²* ''Fanfic/TheTwilightChild'' has Twilight Twinkle, and her great-grandmother, who is also called Twilight Twinkle (she was named after her).²* ''Fanfic/ValesUnderground'': In addition to the canon examples from ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' (see those below), there are the original characters '''Jac'''ob '''Jac'''kson and '''Har'''vey '''Har'''t. '''G'''lynda's AdaptationNameChange doesn't affect her status as this since her surname was changed from "'''G'''oodwitch" to "'''G'''oodridge." [[spoiler: Cinder's real name, Kenna Carter, counts phonetically.]]²* ''WesternAnimation/{{Frozen|2013}}'' fanfic ''Fanfic/WhatAboutWitchQueen'' has three cases: major Andreas Andersen, [[FourStarBadass general]] Bjorn Berg and lieutenant [[ActionSurvivor George Gardner]].²* ''Fanfic/ViridianTheGreenGuide'': Izuku is nicknamed the Green Guide by the Pro Heroes who know him.²* In ''Fanfic/WithThisRingGreenLantern'', Hector Hammond names his current super-villain team the "Triumvirate of Terror", although the name fails to terrify -and impress- Hal Jordan.²-->'''Hector Hammond:''' "Now, Green Lantern, be sure to tell your fellow Corpsmen on the other side that the last foes you fought were known, collectively, as the Triumvirate of Terror."\²'''Hal Jordan:''' "Go to hell, Hammond."²* In ''ComicBook/{{Shazam}}'' fanfiction ''Fanfic/HereThereBeMonsters'', Joyce Albright and Chuck Ramsey take up the costumed identities of '''M'''idnight '''M'''aid and '''M'''ister '''M'''idnight, respectively.²* ''Fanfic/TalesOfTheOtherverse'': In the "A New Generation" story arc, Cora Zir-El goes by the assumed name '''K'''atrine '''K'''ent.²* ''Fanfic/SupermanOf2499TheGreatConfrontation'' has co-protagonist '''K'''atherine de '''K'''a'an.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Films — Animation]]²* ''WesternAnimation/AnAmericanTail'': Tony Toponi, which doubles as a BilingualBonus name, meaning "Tony mouse" in Italian.²* Barry B. Benson from ''WesternAnimation/BeeMovie''.²* ''WesternAnimation/BigHero6'' has Hiro Hamada, which was changed from Hiro Takachiho.²* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Cars}}'' series films has Axle Accelerator, Aiken Axler, Bernie Banks, Bruce Boxmann, Benny Brakedrum, Bruiser Bukowski, Bertha Butterswagen, Chuck Choke Cables, Charlie Checker, Chief Chick, Cora Copper, Kathy Copter, Dirkson D'Agostino, Derek "Decals" Dobbs, Galloping Goose, Green Gremlin, Hank Hallsum, Hudson Hornet, Kimura Kaizo, Miles "Meattruck" Malone, Mach Matsuo, Matthew [=McCrew=], Marlon [=McKay=], Misti Motorkrass, Piccolo Perry, Polly Puddlejumper, Petrol Pulaski, Rod Redline, Rusty [=RustEze=], Sarah Safestreet, Timothy "Timezone" Truecoat, Tony Trihull, Timothy Twostroke, and Valerie Veate.²* ''WesternAnimation/CatsDontDance'': Darla Dimple.²* Only applies in ''WesternAnimation/{{Home}}'' with Gratuity Tucci's nickname- '''T'''ip '''T'''ucci.²* Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III from ''WesternAnimation/HowToTrainYourDragon''.²* The title character of ''WesternAnimation/{{Megamind}}'', as well as his nemesis Metro Man and LoveInterest Roxanne/Roxie Ritchie. The latter may be a nod to Lois Lane, given their similarities. There's also [[spoiler:Music Man, so that Metro Man could keep the "MM" logo]].²* ''WesternAnimation/MrPeabodyAndSherman'' has Penny Peterson.²* Prince John in ''WesternAnimation/RobinHood'' is apparently fond of alliterative ''nicknames''. He creates at least five of them for Sir Hiss ("silly serpent", "reluctant reptile", "cowardly cobra", "aggravating asp" and "procrastinating python") and has one for Friar Tuck ("corpulent cleric").²* ''WesternAnimation/TreasurePlanet'': Dr. Delbert Doppler.²* Roger Rabbit from ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit''.²* ''WesternAnimation/WreckItRalph'' has Wreck-It Ralph, Fix-It Felix Jr. and King Candy.[[note]]Not to be confused with "King Kandy" from the post-1984 version of Candy Land.[[/note]] Felix is the only one with the same letters, but all three manage an alliterative sound. ²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Films — Live-Action]]²* ''Film/TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossThe8thDimension'' has Penny Priddy...and Buckaroo Banzai.²* ''Film/TheAlphabetKiller'' is based around someone who targets people with these sorts of names.²* Betsy Bell and James Johnston from ''Film/AnAmericanHaunting''.²* Steve Stifler from ''Film/AmericanPie''.²* Linc Langley from ''Film/AssaultOnAQueen''.²* In ''Film/BackToTheFuture'': Marty [=McFly=], Marty [=McFly=] Jr., Marlene [=McFly=], Maggie [=McFly=], Clara Clayton, S. S. Strickland.²* The characters from ''Film/BiteMeFanboy'', which is about comic book fans and fandom, ''all'' have Alliterative Names: Nick Norton, Jared James, Ray Reed, Tony Taira, and Chris Cole.²* Billy Brown from ''Film/BuffaloSixtySix''.²* Linda Litzke in ''Film/BurnAfterReading''.²* [[Franchise/TheChroniclesOfRiddick Richard B. Riddick]] from ''Film/TheChroniclesOfRiddick''.²* The real name of the titular ''Film/TheCourtJester'' is Hubert Hawkins.²* Nina Naumann from ''Film/DerLetzteZug''.²* ''Film/DonnieDarko''²* One-Eyed Willy in ''Film/TheGoonies''.²* ''Film/{{Hairspray}}'' has loads: Tracy Turnblad, Penny and Prudy Pingleton, Velma Von Tussle, Corny Collins, Link Larkin, Seaweed J. Stubbs, and Motormouth Maybelle.²* Stanley Snodgrass in ''Film/HereComeTheGirls''.²* ''Film/HotFuzz'': Aaron A. Aaronson. ²* Susan Stone, the protagonist from ''Film/IfYouBelieve'' who works as an editor in a fancy publishing house. Hers is a MeaningfulName as she appears to have a heart of stone.²* ''Film/InglouriousBasterds'': Sgt. Donny Donowitz.²* Gladys Clover in ''Film/ItShouldHappenToYou''.²* The ''Film/JamesBond'' films have [[Film/{{Thunderball}} Dominique "Domino" Derval]], [[Film/{{TheManWithTheGoldenGun}} Andrea Anders]], [[Film/{{TheSpyWhoLovedMe}} Anya Amasova]], [[Film/{{AViewToAKill}} Stacy Sutton]], [[Film/{{LicenceToKill}} Lupe Lamora]] and [[Film/{{DieAnotherDay}} Jacinta "Jinx" Johnson]].²* ''Film/KingKong''²* Harry Hart from ''Film/KingsmanTheSecretService''.²* ''Film/{{Knockout}}'' has Ron Regent and Tanya "The Terminator" Tessaro.²* William Weatherall Wilkins in ''Film/MaryPoppinsReturns''.²* ''Film/MissMeadows'': Miss Meadows' first name is revealed as being Mary.²* The eponymous Nemo Nobody from ''Film/MrNobody''.²* Dave Daniels in ''Film/TheMummy1999''.²* Cora Corman In ''Film/MusicAndLyrics''²* Professor Henry Higgins from ''Film/MyFairLady''.²* Jenny Johnson / G-Girl from ''Film/MySuperExGirlfriend''.²* Ivan Igor, who also has TwoFirstNames, in ''Film/MysteryOfTheWaxMuseum''.²* Bastian Balthazar Bux from ''Film/TheNeverendingStory''.²* Dale Denton and Saul Silver from ''Film/PineappleExpress''.²* Lady Lisa and Ludlow Lamonsoff in ''Film/{{Pixels}}''. For bonus points, they end up as a couple.²* Wendy Welcott from ''Film/PleaseStandBy''.²* Steven Shorter from ''Film/{{Privilege}}''.²* Heroic Ewok warrior Wicket Wystri Warrick from ''Film/ReturnOfTheJedi''. Also, his siblings Weechee, Willy, and Winda.²* The love interests in several of Creator/AdamSandler's films have had the initials V.V.: Vicki Vallencourt in ''Film/TheWaterboy'', Veronica Vaughn in '' Film/BillyMadison'', Virginia Venit in ''Film/HappyGilmore'', and Valerie Veran in ''Film/LittleNicky''.²** B.B. is also present in some films, such as Bobby Boucher, the title character in ''Film/TheWaterboy'', or Babe Bennett, the love interest in ''Film/MrDeeds''.²* Heihachi Hayashida in ''Film/SevenSamurai''.²* Gwen Grayson and Steve Stronghold from ''Film/SkyHigh2005''.²* Grant Grant from ''Film/{{Slither}}''. ²* Balthazar Blake from ''Film/TheSorcerersApprentice''.²* Casey Cooke and Kevin Crumb in ''Film/{{Split}}''.²* Assassin brothers Vic Vega and Vincent Vega from [[Creator/QuentinTarantino Tarantino's]] ''Film/ReservoirDogs'' and ''Film/PulpFiction'' respectively.²* Many of the characters from ''Film/ThankYouForSmoking'', including Nick Naylor, Heather Holloway, and Lorne Lutch.²* David Dunn (no CodeName) from ''Film/{{Unbreakable}}''. Almost certainly an intentional tribute to this trope.²* Meghan Miles in ''Film/WalkOfShame''.²* Film/{{Willy Wonka|And The Chocolate Factory}}²* Creator/JohnWaters loves this trope. See also ''Film/PinkFlamingos'' (Dawn Davenport, Donald and Donna Dasher, Sandy Sandstorm), ''Polyester'' (Francine Fishpaw, Todd Tomorrow), ''Cry-Baby'' (Wade "Crybaby" Walker, Ramona Rickettes, Wanda Woodward), and ''A Dirty Shame'' (Sylvia Stickles, Fat Freak Frank).²* ''Film/Bloodshot2020''. Gina Garrison and Wilfred Wigans; the trope is lampshaded by the latter when Wigans says his alliterative name is [[LeaningOnTheFourthWall like something from]] a [[ComicBook/{{Bloodshot}} comic book]].²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Music]]²* BillyBragg: He used to be known as Steve Bragg, but William was his middle name and he decided Billy was a better name for a singer.²* Two ''Music/DarkAngel'' vocalists: Don Doty and Ron Rinehart.²* Mike Mangini of ''Music/DreamTheater''.²* Music/{{Eminem}}, whose real name is "Marshall Mathers" and the origin of the "Eminem" moniker.²* ''Music/PaleSaints'' drummer Chris Cooper.²* ''Music/{{Suede}}'': "Metal Mickey" and Bernard Butler.²* Music/SufjanStevens.²* Music/FooFighters.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Myths & Religion]]²* In Myth/NorseMythology, [[TricksterGod Loki]] is generally referred to as "[[IAmXSonOfY Loki Laufeyjarson]]." This is interesting because Laufey was the name of his ''mother,'' while his father was called Fárbauti. Most scholars assume that the Norse poets gave him a matronymic simply for the alliteration, as pretty much every other character uses their father's name. This actually makes some sense in the context of modern Icelandic use of the naming convention, the parents will usually go with whichever of their names sounds better when paired with -son and -dottir, so alliteration is likely a perfectly valid reason for Loki to be referred to that way, assuming the tradition held from an older one.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Pinballs]]²* Played with: ''Pinball/NoGoodGofers'' has two characters named Bud and Buzz.²* Creator/{{Gottlieb}}'s ''[[Pinball/TeedOff Tee'd Off]]'' has Gunther Gopher[[note]]Full name: Gunther the Dancing Gopher[[/note]]²* The pop bumpers in ''Pinball/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesDataEast'', according to a flyer, are called "Bronco Bumpers".²* In addition to the name of ''Pinball/WhiteWater'' itself, many of the in-game locations have alliterative names, such as Disaster Drop, Boomerang Bend, and Wet Willie's River Ranch.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Puppet Shows]]²* ''Series/TheMuppetShow'': The Great Gonzo (but is usually just called "Gonzo").²** Rizzo the Rat, who doesn't appear in the series proper, but later appears in some of the movies and TV specials.²* ''Series/{{Oobi}}'': Frieda the Foot.²* ''Series/SesameStreet'': Big Bird.²** And Baby Bear.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Roleplay]]²* ''Roleplay/DawnOfANewAgeOldportBlues'' features multiple characters with alliterative names, such as Edward Eisen, Finn Flannagan, Jae Jung, and Sebastian Smith, which fits with the overall comic-book inspiration of the roleplay. Sebastian notes that while his name isn't particularly fancy, it does sound good for an aspiring author.²* In ''Roleplay/DCUnitedWeStand'', in addition to the canon characters with alliterative names, we also have Detective Warren White.²* The ''Roleplay/LeagueOfIntergalacticCosmicChampions'' has Rocket Ranger, Crimson Crossbow, Tammy Tembar...²* ''Roleplay/SurvivalOfTheFittest'' has this in SPADES: Aiden Ambrose, Waldo Woodrow, Paris Persphone, Adam Amato, Andi Ayala, Brendan Bedard, Christian Cohen, Debrah and Deliah Dollop, Wade Wilson (not [[ComicBook/{{Deadpool}} THAT Wade Wilson]] ([[{{Expy}} but not entirely NOT that Wade Wilson]])), Nicholas Nutbrown, Mary [=McKay=], Denise Dupuis, Branca [[MemeticMutation "IT'S A STEAK"]] Braunstein, Jessica Jones, Bobby Barron, Jonathan Jarocki, Christoper Carlson (a self-insert of Cody Cromarty, his handler), Mike Maszer, Mike Moretti, Gary Griffith, Joss "Jojo" Joiner, Carla Conners, Frankie Fiametta, and Miranda Merchant.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Tabletop Games]]²* ''TabletopGame/SentinelsOfTheMultiverse'', being inspired by superhero comics, has its share of these, both in civilian identities and in codenames.²** America's Finest Legacy is '''P'''aul '''P'''arsons VIII (yes, the ''eighth''). His daughter '''P'''auline '''P'''arsons [[SubvertedTrope prefers to go by]] her middle name of Felicia, but then [[DoubleSubversion adopts the civilian alias]] of '''F'''elicia '''F'''ields (since the Parsons family's connection to the Legacy line is public knowledge, and by this time, she's taken up the mantle as America's Newest Legacy).²** The Wraith is '''M'''aia '''M'''ontgomery.²** Anthony Drake is the '''A'''rgent '''A'''dept, '''V'''irtuoso of the '''V'''oid. The Virtuosos are a long line of magical musicians, and they have ''all'' had alliterative titles.²** Hugh Lowsley is '''C'''aptain '''C'''osmic.²** Portja Kir-Pro is '''S'''ky-'''S'''craper.²** On the villainous side of things, Ivan Ramonat is '''B'''aron '''B'''lade.²** Minor villain Heartbreaker is '''T'''ony '''T'''aurus.²** '''S'''ergeant '''S'''teel's real name is Jack Steel. His subordinate, '''B'''ecky '''B'''last, also qualifies.²** The identity of Glamour has been held by a few different characters throughout Sentinel Comics' fictional history, and no fewer than three of them qualify:²*** The first one was '''M'''adame '''M'''arjorie '''M'''ittermeier, creator of Madame Mittermeier's Fantastical Festival of Conundrums and Curiosities.²*** The second one [[InUniverse came about]] because a writer needed to use Glamour's real name for something, couldn't remember it, and was unwilling or unable to look it up. "Well, it's something with M's... '''M'''elissa... '''M'''orris... yeah, that's it!" The Sentinel Comics editors didn't catch the mistake until it was too late to do anything about it, and eventually decided that Madame Mittermeier was still around and allowing Melissa Morris to use the name for whatever reason.²*** When Melissa Morris was found murdered in the 1980s, it was unclear for a while who was using the Glamour name now. The answer was eventually revealed to be '''A'''islin '''A'''llen, who had been the hero The Shrieker for a brief time in the '50s (in fact, part of the original Freedom Four/Freedom Five) before being basically forgotten when that team fell apart.²** Other alliteratively named characters or groups include '''P'''rofessor '''P'''ollution, the '''G'''reen '''G'''rosser, the '''C'''rackjaw '''C'''rew, and the '''S'''outhwest '''S'''entinels.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Theatre]]²* ''Theatre/BeMoreChill'' features two main characters named Michael Mell and Christine Canigula.²* Creator/BuffaloBill used his nickname to promote his western shows.²* ''Theatre/DearEvanHansen'': Heidi Hansen, Evan's mother.²* Ralph Rackstraw and Dick Deadeye from ''Theatre/HMSPinafore''.²* Professor Harold Hill, from ''Theatre/TheMusicMan''.²* Professor of linguistics Henry Higgins from ''Theatre/{{Pygmalion}}'' by Creator/GeorgeBernardShaw. Also the same character from its {{musical}} adaptation ''Theatre/MyFairLady''. It's important that his name starts with this sound -- thus his Cockney pupil Eliza has to struggle with dropping H's and 'Enry 'Iggins.²* ''Theatre/SuddenlyLastSummer'': Violet Venable, a wealthy widow.²* Benjamin Barker and Beadle Bamford from ''Theatre/SweeneyToddTheDemonBarberOfFleetStreet''.²* ''Theatre/LaTraviata'': Violetta Valéry and Giorgio Germont.²* ''Theatre/WesterosAnAmericanMusical'': The play uses "Bobby" as a nickname for Robert Baratheon, resulting in him calling himself "Bobby B" in "Small Council". A canon character named Leo Lefford also has a part in "Hand of the King".²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Toys]]²* A set of 1960s astronaut action figures:²** The leader, "Major Matt Mason, Mattel's Man in Space,"²** Lieutenant Long, whose given name is Jeff, though.²** Sergeant Storm²** Civilian astronaut Doug Davis²* In the ''Toys/MonsterHigh'' world, there's:²** Jackson Jekyll²** Holt Hyde²** Scarah Screams²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Web Animation]]²* ''WebAnimation/HomestarRunner'': Strong Sad, Pom Pom, Perry Palaroncini & Peacey P. And Stop Sign, Stom Stom, Sickly Sam, Rumble Red, Pan Pan, Szechuan Steve, The Teach, The Thnikkaman, Moth Mouth, Brett Bretterson, [[ShoutOut Bill Bellamy]], Sir Hotbod Handsomeface, Wireless Wizard, Ogg Oggerson, Flash Fight, and Fox Face. Thank you, [[ HRWiki.]]²* ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'': Ruby Rose, Blake Belladonna, Glynda Goodwitch, Peter Port, Penny Polendina, Arslan Altan and Melanie and Miltia Malachite.²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Web Original]]²* In the classic superhero tradition, the main character of ''Literature/{{Brennus}}'' has the full name of Basileus Bartholomew Balthasar Brant-Blake. One wonders what his parents were thinking, but Basil must have liked it, as his superhero alter ego is called Brennus, continuing the "B" theme.²* The titular town in ''Blog/CrossingKevinsCrossing'', and Mathew Myers in ''Water Tower''²* ''Literature/GrandmasterOfTheft's'' Cassidy Cain.²* ''VideoGame/Halo2'' ARG ''ARG/ILoveBees'' has James James and his daughter Janissary. For a bit of potential FridgeLogic, James James ('yeah, J-Squared') is a false name picked by Janissary's father, likely on the grounds that it's so ridiculous and uncreative that nobody would question it.²* Many of the bots of the Website/JollyRogerTelephoneCompany have alliterative names, including Bloody Billy, Debbie Doldrums, Jolly Jenny, Kim the Kraken, Salty Sally and Whitey Whitebeard.²* ''Literature/{{Legatum}}'':²** ''Literature/HelpNotWanted'' has '''G'''rovmar and '''G'''roshlar '''G'''rollear. They also happen to be '''g'''oblins.²** ''Literature/TheRoadToHell'' has '''G'''endyl '''G'''ynjyt and '''M'''ernal '''M'''ynwort.²** ''Literature/ScrambledEgg'' has '''S'''ynnyk '''S'''ynncader.²* ''[[Blog/{{LISDEAD}} LIS_DEAD]]'' seems to have lots of these: Dramatic Detective, Mysterious Mr. M[[spoiler:, and Zodiac Zack.]]²* ''[[ Pete Vs. The Grumpy Gremlins]]'' by [=OchreJelly=] on Website/DeviantArt.\²"Original title: Pete the Plucky Paladin Penguin versus the Gooey Grumbling Grumpy Gremlins.\²This is kinda what happens when I'm reflecting on things in life, and all coffee'd up."²* The villain Freedom Fighter from ''Literature/StoneBurners''.²* ''Literature/TailsSeries'':²** ''Literature/TailsOfFame'' has '''R'''ast '''R'''acklyn. Bonus points for also being a '''r'''at.²** ''Literature/TailsOfTheBountyHunter'' has '''R'''ellis '''R'''otilli (another '''r'''at), '''G'''obor '''G'''rizzer, and '''S'''tyxxaccer '''S'''axxmaxinmax.²** ''Literature/TailsOfTheSpaceGladiators'' has '''B'''ossly '''B'''osmogan, who also happens to be a '''b'''ird.²* [[UsefulNotes/{{UNIX}} Ubuntu]] developers has [[ "Funky Fairy" naming system]] (Adjective+ Animal) for releases, from ''Warty Warthog'' (the first) to ''Raring Ringtail'' (current). Naturally, this caused a storm of Ubuntu jokes after [[ certain statements]] from Linus Torvalds (just click the "comments" link there).²* ''Literature/WhateleyUniverse'':²** William Wilson was the original name of Tennyo.²** There's also others, like Scrambler, a.k,a Joanne Jackie "Jay-Jay" Jendleschmidt.²** Apparently, this was common in their equivalent of UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks; at one point, an older supervillain [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]] this.²* The "'''W'''ho '''W'''ould '''W'''in?" meme.²* UsefulNotes/WiiWare²* Two of Creator/{{Sega}}'s consoles follow this trope: the UsefulNotes/SegaSaturn and the UsefulNotes/GameGear.²* [=MSPABooru=] categorizes its color pools this way. Behold (and try not to get an eye strain): ²** [[ Pensive Pines]]²** [[ Admirable Ambers]]²** [[ Chichi Cyans]]²** [[ Vivacious Violets]]²** [[ Tasteful Tans]]²** [[ Bewitching Blacks]]²** [[ Wondrous Whites]]²** [[ Luminous Limes]]²** [[ Majestic Maroons]]²** [[ Burnished Browns]]²** [[ Galumptious Greys]]²** [[ Intruiging Indigos]]²** [[ Pulchritudinous Purples]]²** [[ Tantalizing Teals]]²** [[ Grandiose Greens]]²** [[ Yummy Yellows]]²** [[ Opulent Oranges]]²** [[ Radiant Reds]]²** [[ Popping Pinks]]²[[/folder]]²²[[folder:Web Videos]]²* ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'': Linkara discussed this trope when he reviewed ''Action Comics #252'' (pictured above), and he noticed that it also applies to him as well, since his real name is Lewis Lovhaug.²* Exploited in ''WebVideo/DemoReel'', as '''D'''onnie '''D'''upre is the fake name of [[spoiler: Jimmy Boyd]], a FormerChildStar who was so abused by HorribleHollywood he felt the need to create a new identity.²* ''WebVideo/TheGuild'': Vork's real name is Herman Holden. There's also Wade Wei in season 2.²* The nicknames for crafts in ''WebVideo/LifeHacksForKids'' can sometimes have these. For example, "Fabulous Fan Tent".²* ''WebVideo/{{lonelygirl15}}'': Whatever Lucy's last name is, it begins with the letter L. Jonas apparently knows her full name, as he is able to find her apartment by looking for someone with same-lettered initials.²* A few [[MemeticMutation meme characters]] like '''S'''cumbag '''S'''teve, '''B'''ad-Luck '''B'''rian, '''G'''ood-Guy '''G'''reg, and the '''F'''oul-Bachelor '''F'''rog.²* In ''Franchise/{{Noob}}'', Fantöm's real name is Max Middle.²* Website/YouTube Creator [[ Welker Farms]] has a giant tractor called Big Bud. They have an attachment they use to build and move grain bins on their Montana Farm. The call the complete machine [[ Bob's Big Bud]] [[ Bin Boom]]. ²* The [=YouTuber=], WebVideo/SummoningSalt. ²[[/folder]]²----


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