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blurb=The wait is over! After a notice went up on Pokémon.com four days ago, fans have been eagerly awaiting the English names for the three starter Pokémon of Pokémon Black and White Versions. Pokémon.comIn hasEnglish-speaking just updated thatregions, the Grass-type will be known as Snivy, the Fire-type will be known as Tepig, and the Water-type will be known as Oshawott. }}
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The wait is over! After a notice went up on Pokémon.com four days ago, fans have been eagerly awaiting the English names for the three starter Pokémon of {{game|Pokémon Black and White|s}}. PokémonVersions.com hasThe justinformation updatedhas withsince thebeen informationposted.
 
Localized names are below. If a European language is not listed below, the names are the same as in English.
 
===English===
The Grass-type {{p|Tsutarja}} will be known as '''Snivy'''. The Fire-type {{p|Pokabu}} will be known as '''Tepig'''. The Water-type {{p|Mijumaru}} will be known as '''Oshawott'''.
 
The {{bp|Isshu}} region is also being renamed and will be known in English as '''Unova'''. This is the first major renaming for a Pokémon region.
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File:English BW logo.png|Logos
File:BW player selection English.png|Player selection
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===French===
The Grass-type {{p|Tsutarja}} will be known as '''Vipélierre'''. The Fire-type {{p|Pokabu}} will be known as '''Gruikui'''. The Water-type {{p|Mijumaru}} will be known as '''Moustillon'''.
 
The {{bp|Isshu}} region is also being renamed and will be known as '''Unys'''.
<gallery>
File:French BW logo.png|Logos
File:BW player selection French.jpg|Player selection
</gallery>
 
===German===
The Grass-type {{p|Tsutarja}} will be known as '''Serpifeu'''. The Fire-type {{p|Pokabu}} will be known as '''Floink'''. The Water-type {{p|Mijumaru}} will be known as '''Ottaro'''.
 
The {{bp|Isshu}} region is also being renamed and will be known as '''Einall'''.
<gallery>
File:German BW logo.png|Logos
File:BW player selection German.jpg|Player selection
</gallery>
 
===Spanish===
The {{bp|Isshu}} region is being renamed and will be known as '''Teselia'''.
<gallery>
File:Spanish BW logo.png|Logos
File:BW player selection Spanish.jpg|Player selection
</gallery>
 
===Italian===
The {{bp|Isshu}} region is being renamed and will be known as '''Unima'''.
<gallery>
File:Italian BW logo.png|Logos
File:BW player selection Italian.jpg|Player selection
</gallery>
 
===Name comparison===
 
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| Tsutarja
| Snivy
| Vipélierre
| Serpifeu
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| 498
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| Pokabu
| Tepig
| Gruikui
| Floink
|- align="center" style="background:#fff"
| 501
| [[Image:501.png]]
| Mijumaru
| Oshawott
| Moustillon
| Ottaro
|-
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|}
 
Black and White will be available internationally in Spring 2011.
 
==Information==
* [http://www.pokemonblackwhite.com/ Pokémon Black and White minisite]
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