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Old April 18th, 2011 (7:07 AM).
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As fer names...

Gothitelle: Emii Roozu (Amy Rose in Jp. Because Amy in french means beloved and in jp it means friend)

Hydreigon: Gothitelle

Emolga: Gothiruselle (Gochirezeru in the game but I wanted Gothiruselle)

Chandelure: Kenderu (Kendell in Jp. And nuu "Kendell" is nawt just a girl's name)

Jellicent: Koyubi (Pinky in Jp. Self explanatory)

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Old April 18th, 2011 (9:01 AM).
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I nickname a lot, so I won't go into too much detail.
All I want to say is that I think I picked the perfect nickname for my Snivy:
Old April 18th, 2011 (9:34 AM).
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I dont name my pokemon, besides that one time I named my Charmander Blaze in Red/Blue. To me, I can never think of any good nicknames, so I just stick with their original names .
Old April 18th, 2011 (9:48 AM).
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D'awww, Blaze.

I take it as a challenge to see how much I can nickname, so I pretty much nickname everyone. I cringe when I get a Pokemon that isn't nicknamed from a trade, since that locks me out of the fun in nicknaming.

Some of my notable ones...

Sir Triton for my Serperior, since his smug attitude is rather regal, and I got the last name off Luke Triton from Layton.

Amenhotep for my Cohagrigus, named after the actual pharaoh of Egypt. I don't know which one, though.

Omnhkhbomf for my Crobat. It's kind of like an onomatopoeia.

Whoopee for Stunfisk. It sounded like a whoopee cushion...

BurgerKing for Shieldon. Yeah, I don't know too.

Monkey Bed for Scyther. ...

Bill's Poop for Eevee...

All right, I'm kind of done here. xD
Old April 18th, 2011 (10:30 AM).
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I nicknamed my Krookodile Brock. I don't know why. XD Also, my Aerodactyl is Dust. The color reminds me of Dust. (thats all i have nicknamed so far)
Old April 18th, 2011 (10:45 AM).
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Charger = Zebstrika and that's probably my most creative nickname lol. Also Serperior = Smuglord, Beartic = Chillydude, Excadrill = KingArthur, Scrafty = Gangstaboy, Swanna = DonaldDuck. Also some other stuff but this is my in-game team.
Old April 18th, 2011 (11:59 AM).
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Taking this from my first completion of them game.....

Zekrom the Zekrom

Eon the Samurott

Nica the Fraxure

Musculur the Conkeldurr

N-Aura the Zoroark

Wispa the Sigilyph
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Most of the pokemon I named simply use the Japanese names because many of them are better than the English names IMO. Some are based off of what many fans theorized as the names before names actually got released. Some are just things I came up with.

Japanese/Concept Names

Nicknames I Came Up With
Krookodile-------Al Capown
Old April 19th, 2011 (9:43 AM). Edited April 19th, 2011 by Bluerang1.
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Serperior - Leavi
Swoobat - Wilhelmina
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Galvantula - Jayke
Jellicent - Fiora

Haxorus - Chrys

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Haxorus - Reinhard: For being the leader of my team
Excadrill - Getter 2: Drills, nuff said
Braviary - Wargle: I liked the speculation name better
Samurott - Neptune: Roman god
Archeops - Zeta: He's overpowered and can outspeed most guys
Whimsicott - Col. Hill: From King of the Hill, he's made from cotton, and he's short
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Old April 19th, 2011 (10:27 AM). Edited April 19th, 2011 by morrison.
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Scraggy: Sangy-([sanjeet] similar to the species name and looks good on it
Zebstrika : Bertie (caught as a blitzle)
Samurott : Ole , more or less nordic name and I couldnt find another name off hand with O either.
Unfezant : Pieter. I bought the game while I was in South Africa so It got a local name.
Leavanny: Sonny , It has sun swining in the name (German sonne) since it is half a plant
Beartic: bernd. Nordic name
Reshiram: Rory.
Gurrdor: Tino southish name
Tornadus : Torben
Terrakion: Terron
Simipour : Palle (looks like one)
Cobalion: Cobalt
Snivy: Tsuty
Victini: Wickie (red haired little viking popular kids series in the 70s )
Cottonee: Charlie
Deerling: Dara
Foongus: Forie (also kind of south african)
Ferroseed : Feronis
Venipede: Vergil
Dwebble: Deb
Simisage: Planty
Joltik: Jolo
Larvesta: Larn
Gligar: Skorgla (the German name of gligar)
Golett: Golo
Roogenrola: Runghild
Krokorok: Kromos
Sandile: Meg (from meguroko)
Tympole : Tane
Wingull: Gulli(all wingulls that I have had shared this name I <3 Wingulls)
Frillish: Frida
Delibird: Delilah
Vanilish: Volkert
Audino: Anya
Patrat: Pat
Zangoose : Zany
Bouffalant: Boukon
Farfetch'd :Quax
Minccino: Minko
Tynamo: Tina
Emolga: Emil
Trubbish: Trudi
Deino: Dina
Purrloin: Per
Liepard: Lina
Gothorita: Gonor
Gothita: Gertrude
Pawniard: Patrick
Elgyem: Eron
Sigiglyph: Siegund
Yamask: Yona
Cohagrius: Cohen
Klink: Keagan
Druddigon: Drudge
Mienfoo: Mera
Crobat: Batty
Drilbur: Dors
Tepig: Teapiggy

When the names where all spelled in caps I had most of my Pokes with nicknames but now most of them retain their original names
My Pokemon have random names . In 90% of the cases they start with the first letter of its species name.

Old April 21st, 2011 (11:34 AM).
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Tepig - CharSiew
Krookodile - TickTock (anybody remembers him in Peter Pan?)
Vanilluxe - Hagen Dazs
Mienshao - Xena

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Snivy/Servine/Serperior: Seed (The name I use on most forums and websites and RPGs..And plus, it fits with him XD.)

Ducky the Duckless/Swanna

Axe the Axew/Fraxure/Haxorus (Dropped the W..Ftw)

I used to not nickname my Pokemon, but with all the terrible names had to >_<. Have a few more in the PC, but I usually just use the same Pokemon over the course of the whole game, and into the endgame.
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Old April 21st, 2011 (11:55 AM).
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I only remember naming my male Scraggy - Mike and female Oshawott - Rini, male Pidove was Nico. All I remember, It was in Japanese version :F. Long time ago...
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I always name mine something similar to their original names. eg. Oshawott - Oscar. Roggenrola - RocknRoll
Old April 21st, 2011 (4:25 PM). Edited April 21st, 2011 by 2Cool4Mewtwo.
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Usually I don't nickname my pokemon, but I named my snivy smugleaf (duh)

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Koetetsu as I believe there was some myth on him as a blacksmith that makes Japanese swords, so the name fits

Pluto, because it's a mole... lives underground... like the roman god Pluto... I ran out of good nicknames, m'kay...

Shadow, if you don't get this, you have a few problems

Nike, as Victini is the victory pokemon, and Nike is the victory spirit

Mercury, as it flies. A lot. :/

Mars, as It's a complete sweeper.
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Old April 22nd, 2011 (11:41 AM).
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The only Pokemon I have currently nicknamed is my roggenrolla, named Dangoro, not only because it was his jp name, but it sounds very fitting for his current gigalith form.
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I named all mine after Shakespearian characters.

Samurott = Othello
Aerodactyl = Don John
etc etc

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I named my mantric spark for a lighting type name.

Old April 22nd, 2011 (11:07 PM). Edited April 22nd, 2011 by Misheard Whisper.
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Samurott - Ira (My friends and I had a thing going with our starters and the Seven Deadly Sins.)
Simisear - Toffee (I have no idea, honest.)
Chandelure - Shandera (I thought the Japanese name was cooler.)
Haxorus - Ononokus (Same deal here.)
Zekrom - Gorgonzola (Couldn't think of a name, asked Mum for one. She named it and it stuck.)
Kyurem - Stilton (Following the theme.)
Throh - Brutus (Real clever, amirite? )
Gigalith - lmao can't even remember. It was something really clever, too, I'm sure.
Old April 22nd, 2011 (11:53 PM). Edited May 7th, 2011 by Sir Skids Nickelton.
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I Have Pathetically Random Nicknames

Piglington The Emboar
Coffinhead The Cofragrigus
Onion Bubs The Tornadus (Homestar Runner Reference, Onion Bubs Is A Replacement For Bubs)
Death Gear The Klingklang
Iron Greg The Bisharp (Homestar Runner Reference, Took Name From 4 Gregs, Though Not The Name Of Any Gregs In The Toon)
Metal Greg The Cobalion (See Iron Greg)
Icy Butt 2 (A Reference To Icy Butt, My Platinum Regice) The Kyurem
hiroshi The Vanillite
Marzipan The Virizion (Homestar Runner Reference, Marzipan Is The Only Female Main Character, And Virizion Sorta Looks Like A Girl)
Thormund The Terrakion
DJ Smithy The Boldore (Haven't Found Someone To Trade With Yet)
Excagreg The Excadrill (See Metal Greg)
Greginater The Golurk (See Excagreg)
TROGDOR The Hydreigon (ANOTHER Homestar Runner Reference. Go On Youtube/ And Watch The sbemail dragon.
SSN The Metagross (Short For Sir Skids Nickelton/Nickel-Slick. That's Right. I Am Also Sir Skids Nickel-Slick.)

Huzzah For Nicknames With Nothing To Do With Anything!!

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Old April 23rd, 2011 (12:24 AM).
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Well my nicknaming skills suck so I nickname my pokemons not to far from their original names. Here are some examples of my pokemons from FireRed version:

Charizard - Chary
Jigglypuff - Jiggle
Pikachu - Kachi
Fearow - Arrow

I can't remember the others but it goes like that.
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I always give my Pokemons real names like Thomas or Gabriella. The name starts with the first letter of the last form's name.
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