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As A Whole (sans Bubble Puppy and Mr. Grouper)

  • Aerith and Bob: All the Guppies except for Molly have rather unusual-sounding names.
  • Cheerful Child: Subverted with Nonny, who doesn't smile as much as the others.
  • Six Token Band: Molly is Hispanic, Deema is blonde, Oona is Asian, Goby is African-American, Nonny is ginger, Gil is Caucasian, and Zooli is either African or Indian.
  • Free-Range Children: Their parents seem to be letting their kids walk to school by themselves (sometimes with a friend) and go on field trips that are sometimes improbable for preschoolers.
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  • Friend to All Living Things: They can make friends with just about anyone, even a squirrel.
  • Gender-Equal Ensemble: 3 boys (Gil, Goby, and Nonny) and 3 girls (Molly, Deema, and Oona). Averted after Zooli joins in Season 5.
  • Mr. Imagination: Escpecially during the Story segments at the playground.
  • Nice Guy: They're all very friendly and helpful.
  • Puppy Love: The most popular are Molly/Gil, Deema/Goby, and Oona/Nonny.
  • Six Student Clique
    • The Head — Gil
    • The Muscle — Goby
    • The Quirk — Nonny
    • The Pretty One — Oona
    • The Smart One — Molly
    • The Wild One — Deema
  • Token Human: The only merpeople characters in a town full of talking sea creatures.
  • Vague Age: Those guppies look like they could be around 5-7.

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Molly

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Voiced by: Brianna Gentilella (speaking seasons 1-2, singing seasons 3-4), Bailey Gambertoglio (speaking seasons 3-4), Taylor Kaplan (season 5)

The host of the show, along with Gil.

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Gil

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Voiced by: Zachary Gordon (seasons 1-2), Jacob Bertrand (seasons 2-3), Jay Gragnani (season 4), Teddy Walsh (singing seasons 1-4), Quinn Breslin (Season 5), Nirvaan Pal (singing season 5)

The co-host of the show.

Goby

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Voiced by: Jelani Imani (seasons 1-2), Christopher Borger (singing season 1), Marleik "Mar Mar" Walker (season 3), Johntae Limpscomb (singing for "The Puppy and the Ring"), Issac Ryan Brown (season 4), Caleb Clark (season 5), Eric A. Walker Jr. (singing season 5)

The creative guppy boy who loves to tell stories.

Deema

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Voiced by: Angelina Wahler (season 1), Selena Gonzalez (singing season 1), Grace Kaufman (season 2-4), Catherine Bradley (season 5)

The goofy and dramatic guppy girl whose personality is as big as her hair.

Oona

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Voiced by: Reyna Shaskan (seasons 1-2), Tori Feinstein (seasons 3-4), Colby Kipnes (season 5)

The sweet-natured guppy girl with a great amount of empathy.

Nonny

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Voiced by: Eamon Pirruccello (seasons 1-2), Jet Jurgensmeyer (seasons 3-4), AJ Kane (Season 5), Eason Rytter (singing for "The Puppy and the Ring")

The smart and cautious guppy boy who would rather define the word "basketball" than to play it.

Zooli

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Voiced by: Leah Janvier

A new member of the guppies, introduced in Season 5.

Bubble Puppy

The classroom pet.

Mr. Grouper

The best teacher in the world!
  • Catchphrase: "Excuse me what time is it?" (a guppy would say "It's time for lunch!"). "Line up, everyone! It's time to go outside!"
  • Chameleon Camouflage: He can change his natural orange into a variety of different patterns and colors.
  • Cool Teacher
  • Mad Libs Catch Phrase: "Let's think about (elements of the episode's topic)."
  • Nice Guy: He is a kind and supportive teacher towards his students.
  • Palette Swap: Again, he has the ability to change his color on a whim.

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