September 29, 2014

Infographic: Dragon Ball Character Name Origins


For you, all of Dragon Ball's fans enjoy this infographic about the origin of the name of the characters in Dragon Ball series.

Did you know that Akira Toriyama (the author of and mangaka of Dragon Ball) gave dragon ball’s characters names from various everyday objects?

Saiyan tribe itself is taken from Japaness word “Yasai” which means vegetable therefore the characters which are included in Saiyan tribe had been named from various vegetables. Kakarot (Goku’s real name on the Saiyan’s planet) is taken fromthe word “carrot”. Vegeta, the prince of the Saiyan tribe is derived from vegetables, etc...

(an infographic by: House of Infographics)