→ ring a bell
Infernape - Razu. Named it after a friend of mine
Empoleon - Genis. named it after a character in Tales of Symphonia
Torterra - Tiny. Named it that because... well Oxymoron or whatever.
Feraligatr - Cooly. For Nostaglia.
Never got a Typhosion or Meganium as starters for this generation. Or at least as my very first Pokemon.