Nami

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Nami

Artwork from Splatoon
Species Inkling
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Hair color Orange
Eye color Orange
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Gender Female
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Location Inkopolis (formerly)
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The keyboardist is the group's only girl. The melodies she weaves reveal a foundation in deep-sea squid funk that's truly on another level.

Nami is a character from the Splatoon series. She is a band synthesizer and keyboard player that played for Squid Squad in Splatoon and Front Roe in Splatoon 3.

Appearance

Splatoon

Nami is a medium-height, thin, pale-skinned Inkling with orange eyes, thick, orange shoulder-length tentacles, and small, round eyebrows. She has three eyelashes under each eye and is notably the only Inkling shown with a disconnected eye mask, as it does not cross the bridge of her nose. In Splatoon, her outfit consists of a white collared shirt with a brown and orange striped tie, a long dark blue skirt, and light brown shoes.

Splatoon 3

In Splatoon 3, Nami's outfit consists of a black Chinese-styled suit with gray cuffs and dark yellow tongue-less shoes with light yellow soles.

Personality and traits

Nami is a skilled musician with some knowledge of jazz theory. She is described as the craziest member of the band and is frequently pointed out as the only female member of Squid Squad.[1][2][3] She goes by several nicknames, including "Mida-chan," "Master Namida," "Naminami," and "Girl from Planet Namik".[3][a] In Front Roe, she uses the alias 002Wsbi.

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Etymology

Nami is the Japanese word for "wave". It is also an abbreviation of her Japanese name.

Her Front Roe alias '002Wsbi' is a clipping of 'wasabi', in reference to her Japanese name.

Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese NAMIDA namida is the word for "tear". It is also a term for the wasabi used by a sushi chef, referring to the tears that can be caused by the spiciness of this ingredient.

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Translation notes

  1. Pun of her name and "Planet Namek", a world in the Dragon Ball media franchise