Seriously?! Parents Are Naming Babies After Pokemon Characters

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Pokemon definitely won't be disappearing anytime soon, now that it's become a latest trend in baby names.

Yep. Some parents are naming their children after the newer Pokemon Go characters and even the older traditional Pokemon creatures, according to babycenter.com.

Gitchi gitchi goo, Pikachu!

The most popular Pokemon-inspired names for girls are Evee, Onyx, and Roselia.

For boys, the most popular names are Ash (the Pokemon trainer), Ivy, and Shay.

According to the site, 50% of moms who visit the site frequently say they're into the Pokemon Go game.

So.... it may be only a matter of time until we meet Squirtle and Jigglypuff!