Is Lightning a silly name?

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User Info: dils-d

4 years ago#1
Is it? - Results (65 votes)
Yes. C'mon Tori, you're better than this.
30.77% (20 votes)
No. I know plenty of people with that name.
9.23% (6 votes)
It's not her name, idiot.
27.69% (18 votes)
Don't call me idiot, idiot.
0% (0 votes)
The hell did you say to me, idiot?
1.54% (1 votes)
I said- whoa, is that a gun?
3.08% (2 votes)
Who's an idiot now, huh? I bet it's you.
3.08% (2 votes)
Look, man, I don't want no trouble. Let's just go or separate ways.
4.62% (3 votes)
No trouble, huh? Well, you got it.
1.54% (1 votes)
18.46% (12 votes)
This poll is now closed.
I mean, "Lightning"? Really, dude, really?

User Info: Tobi011

4 years ago#2
For a fictional character it's OK. They could of just kept with Claire so they can have at least one person in the group with a normal name but whatever. I kind of forgot why she calls herself that.

User Info: kupo1705

4 years ago#3
If she was born with it, no.
But since she choose it herself, yes, it's very, very stupid.

User Info: MMX377

4 years ago#4
Toriyama created Lightning for Final Fantasy XIII series. He can name any of his own characters he wanted with myths and different meaning of the characters. Like Cloud, Squall, and other, he can think of something interesting and cool, whatever.

For example, if I create my main character as a heroic demon who is sympathetic to humans and fight the evil for them and name him "Drake" or "Red Scale (code name or nickname) ", it can make everyone remember his name of who he is when they play the game, despite of whether it's good or bad..
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User Info: chocolatesoda

4 years ago#5
There are definitely worse FF main character names.

User Info: Sir_Tom_Jones

4 years ago#6
We had a few topicz about this. if Lightning is silly to you, what about Cloud n Snow?
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User Info: dark_aerith

4 years ago#7
I like Light better. :)

User Info: DemonPathRevya

4 years ago#8
Yeah I think it's pretty lame...
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User Info: King_Shortt_IX

4 years ago#9
Yes. Claire would have been just fine.
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User Info: ArcangelParagon

4 years ago#10
I don't really know how common it is, but my brother-in-law, my best friend's cousin, and two of my other friends all have nicknames they got from the military. And compared to their nicknames (which are not at all silly IMO), Lightning seems like a decent nickname too.
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