my babies- all Japanese names!!!
Nami-wave. thought it was cute for a fish. My first betta in 2006.
Ryu- dragon. for his feisty aggression and his explosive colors
Kasumi- mist. Spouse named her after a video game character and it was cute
Izume- lightning. Spouse named him after the "white" color lightning actually is
Sakura- cherry blossom. after i picked her up I had "japanese cherry blossom" scented lotion sitting nest to me. Her rosy appearance kinda fit
Amaya- night rain. the night that I got her it rained for the 1st time during the drought ( im a Texan )
Natsuko-summer sister. Sakura's biological sister I obtained in summer.
Kimiyo- next generation. tried to breed her to get Ryu's spawn. Also she was the start of my "next round" of fish buying. I now have 11 fish!!!
Japan/"Jappi"- after his colors- black, red, and white like the japanese flag!
Okami- after her colors- red and white- reference to the video game, Okami
Shiro- fouth son. my fourth male betta!
Kyoshi- pure. stole name from Tikibirds fish! :o I looove that name, srry :/
Aimi- love beautiful. she looked like she would have an "A" name and shes soo darn gorgeous!
***Natsuko and Nami have passed on ='(