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List of Etymology for each characters' names. Also presents in each individual pages.
Omega-003 ( talk • contribs) 17:25, January 21, 2018 (UTC)
Name start with "Yu" (遊) like other protagonists.
Tsukumo means "99".
Kumo (蜘蛛) is played on the word "spider", referring to the tale "The Spider's Thread" by Ryunosuke Akutagawa about Shakyamuni tries to save a sinful man (Vector) from hell for not killing a single spider. Also ties to Kyoji Yagumo's name in the manga.
Mira Tsukumo/Mirai Tsukumo
Mirai means future. Together, her full name can be roughly translated as "ninety nine futures".
Mira means peace, possibly refers to Utopia archetype.
Kari Tsukumo/Akai Tsukumo
Kotori means "little bird".
Tori is shortened form of Victoria and means "victory".
Rio Kastle/Rio Kamishiro/Marin/Merag
The kanji "ri" (璃) from Rio means Lapis Lazuli
Kamishiro means "Age of the Gods".
Rio is Spanish for "River".
Kastle likely come from "Shiro" in Kami"shiro".
Wisteria symbolizes humility, endurance, spontaneity, and mystery.
Aoi means "hollyhock", but is also homophone for "blue".
Hollyhock symbolizes "majestic orientation" and "ambition".
Name refers to Gouki Archetype
Akira has same reading as "dawn" and "light".
Bessho is almost homophone to Besshou (別称), meaning "pseudonym".
Name comes from "genome", the genetic material of an organism.
Name may comes from "Virus" or "Viral".
May be named after Johann Georg Faust, an itinerant alchemist, astrologer, and magician of the German Renaissance.
Also may be named after the protagonist of a classic German legend who is a magician and alchemist who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power (who is based on Johann).
Frog/Yamamoto & Pidgeon
May come from Robot and Poppy flower
Poppy flower symbolizes death, sleep, and peace.
Omega-003 ( talk • contribs) 17:33, January 21, 2018 (UTC)
This is highly unnecessary imo. --
XBrain130™「 」 20:45, January 21, 2018 (UTC)
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Just something I found interesting since the anime features lots of meaningful name/pun as much as Ace Attorney.
Omega-003 ( talk • contribs) 06:41, January 22, 2018 (UTC) Omega-003 ( talk • contribs) 06:49, January 22, 2018 (UTC)