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Pokemon Names You Pronounced Wrong

Discussion in 'Poképolls' started by Angeltripper, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. Angeltripper

    Angeltripper ♥ Ace ♥

    As we were younger, we had all probably pronounced some pokemon's names wrong. So you can say which ones here.

    Really, I always said Regi-gi-gas instead of regi-gig-us. Also, when Arceus official prnouncing Ar-key-us was released, I always said it that way instead of Ar-see-us
  2. TeamRocketGrunt

    TeamRocketGrunt WobbWobbWobb Wobrudo

    I can keep going....
  3. Autis-misc

    Autis-misc Abridger


    damn fish having a hard name when I was 8.
  4. DrasticPhase

    DrasticPhase Half ded

    I use to pronounced Chandelure Chan-de-lere. But once I saw the anime with the subway bosses, it said Chan-de-lure.
    I felt dumb ._.
  5. PsychedelicJellyfish

    PsychedelicJellyfish formerly R. New

    I pronounced Roselia 'row-zee-lee-a' and Lucario 'loo-care-ee-o'. I have since corrected myself.

    I stick by my apparently incorrect pronunciations of Nume-el and Guy-ble though.
  6. ~Kari~

    ~Kari~ Well-Known Member

    I always said Gyarados as juy-air-uh-dos.
  7. Pokemonpal7

    Pokemonpal7 Jungle Ninja

    I used to pronounce Xatu (Zah-too) as Xatu (Ex-ah-too)
  8. Angeltripper

    Angeltripper ♥ Ace ♥

    lol same here.....

    IDK which one is right, but is the proper pronouncing for venasaur Vee-na-saur or ve-na-saur?

    I say it the second way
  9. Sietse23

    Sietse23 *Brainfarts*

    Giratina and Rayquaza mostly
  10. Pokemonpal7

    Pokemonpal7 Jungle Ninja

    I think the anime says Vee-na-saur
  11. Eternalserenity

    Eternalserenity Wanderer

    Raikou, Suicune, Azelf, Uxie, Mesprit, Groudon, Kyogre, Rayquaza, Xatu...

    At least once for all the above mentioned Pokémon.
  12. Pilpulp

    Pilpulp 美的

    Definitely Kyogre
  13. Calamity™

    Calamity™ aka Lamia

    Milotic is one I always pronounced wrong and will continue to do so. I say Mi-lo-tic, but in the animé, they pronounce it as My-low-tic. It just sounds so wrong in the animé!
  14. Asbestospoison

    Asbestospoison Excellent Driver

    The main one would be Skarmory. When I was 9 or so, I misread it as Skamorocky (stupid, I know, but I had never seen one before, and I was 9), and when I caught one, I accidentally hit the yes when it asked if I wanted to nickname it, and put in Skamorocky, and ended up with that for a while. I think I realized my mistake after a week though.
  15. Jinvaani

    Jinvaani Well-Known Member

    It annoys me when my mates pronounce them wrong, especially the classics where it's so obvious.
  16. Angeltripper

    Angeltripper ♥ Ace ♥

    actually, that's how I first pronounced it, and to me it sounds so right :3
  17. 3D992

    3D992 The Living Hologram

    I used to pronounce audino as "au-dee-no" but its really "au-di-no".
    I pronounced hydeigon as "hi-druh-gon" but its really "hi-drI-gn".
    I pronounced gyarados as "ji-ruh-dos" but its really "geer-a-dos".
  18. Dragonitor

    Dragonitor <- Shiny Hunter

    Arceus, uhm.....well I think that's actually all. I started playing Pokemon at a later age so then you pronounce them better automatically. (I think)
  19. Akwakwak

    Akwakwak I'm hungry

    Raikou (don't even know how to spell it)
    I think that's all.
    Last edited: Feb 26, 2012
  20. DittoDude

    DittoDude The King of Town.

    I used to say Ray-qua-zu but am told it's Ru-quay-zu. I also used to say Jie-rad-oes.

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