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11:33 Aug 14, 2001
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: chocobo
Cloud rode the chocobo around the world.

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Judith Shimai
naChocoboErik Anderson



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'Chocobo' is the name of a character, a bird, in video games.
My sons tell me that it appears in the Final Fantasy series,
as well as in a spin-off 'Chocobo Racing'
(Apparently Cloud is the hero of 'Final Fantasy 7')

Hope this answers your question.

Judith Shimai
Local time: 10:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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agree  Erik Anderson: Chocobo has been around long enough for me to remember him showing up in old Nintendo games.
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Chocobo shows up many times in the gaming world as an almost-cute bird. A search on google yields over 90,000 hits. Click on the link below to see the google search pages for "chocobo".

    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=chocobo&hl=ja&lr=
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