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Localisation changes: names
Last revised: 13th January 2013

This section includes name changes (most of the major ones, at least) between the Japanese and English versions. Be aware that that some of the Japanese names listed do not have a known official name and may be fan names.

See also: Non-canonical names

Blazing Sword

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

Note
: The European version features further name changes: Laus to Lahus, Bern to Biran, Ostia to Ositia and Renault to Renaud

Japanese name English name Japanese name English name
Eliwod
Eliwood
M Shield Barrier
Ruthea Lucius Thunderstorm Bolting
Leyvan Raven Fimbul Fimbulvetr
Zefhyr
Zephiel
Gigascalibur Excalibur
Mardoc
Murdock
Argyraurae Aura
Ciaran Caelin Aureole Aureola
Zanbato Longsword Mir Flux
Dragon Killer Wyrmslayer Resire Nosferatu
Armour Killer Armourslayer Nosferatu Fenrir
Light Sword Light Brand Scorching Breath
Flametongue
Mark's Sword (etc.) Emblem Sword (etc.) Pavise Shield Iron Rune
Lancebuster (etc.) Lancereaver (etc.) Conqueror Proof Ocean Seal
Horse Killer Horseslayer Lord Knight Knight Lord
Slender Spear Spear Social Knight Cavalier
Piercing Lance Heavy Spear Armour Knight Knight
Sword Killer Swordslayer Sister Cleric
Long Arch Ballista Valkyria Valkyrie
Killer Arch Killer Ballista Dragon Knight Wyvern Rider
Iron Arch Iron Ballista Dragon Master Wyvern Lord
Live Heal Bandit Brigand
Relive Mend Bern Prince Prince
Reblow Physic Basilisk Glance Dark Druid
Reserve Fortify Ancient Fire Dragon Fire Dragon

The Sacred Stones

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

Japanese name English name Japanese name English name
Eirik Eirika Master Proof Master Seal
Coma Colm Master Lord Great Lord
Asseray Artur Trainee Fighter
Journeyman
Marica Marisa Trainee Soldier Recruit
Xyst
Gerik
Trainee Mage Pupil
Larchel L'Arachel Forrest Knight Ranger
Cougar Cormag Cerberus Gwyllgi
Heanius
Innes
Bigl Mogall
Cetheredra Caellach Arch Bigl Arch Mogall
Irv Riev Zombie Revenant
Jyahana Jehanna Mummy Entombed
Roston Rausten Skeleton Bonewalker
Demon-cutter Sword Shadowkiller Hellbone Wight
Horse-cutter Sword
Zanbato
Deathgargoyle Deathgoyle
Demon-striker Lance Bright Lance Macdaire Maelduin
Demon-breaker Axe Fiendcleaver Dragon Zombie Dracozombie
Demon-defeater Bow Beacon Bow Mamkute Manakete
Bloody Eye Crimson Eye Phantom Fighter
Phantom

Path of Radiance

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

Japanese name English name Japanese name English name
Tiamat Titania
Magic Shield Ward
Bole
Boyd
Goddess Staff Ashera Staff
Kilroy
Rhys
Angelic Robe Seraph Robe
Senerio
Soren
Goddess Icon Ashera Icon
Wayu
Mia
Awareness Nihil
Elaice
Ilyana
Ambush Vantage
Lofa
Rolf
Continue Adept
Mordy
Mordecai
Prayer Miracle
Kevin
Kieran
Bravery Resolve
Chap
Brom
Cancel Guard
Stella
Astrid
Weapon Break Corrode
Topack
Tormod
Fairness Parity
Soanevalcke
Stefan
Hard Strike Smite
Dalahowe
Devdan
Swift Runner Celerity
Tanis
Tanith
Moody Person Tempest
Rieusion
Reyson
Calm Serenity
Learne
Leanne
Regeneration Renewal
Vulci
Ulki
Protecting Hand Savior
Lay
Ranulf
Elite Paragon
Ulysses
Bastian
Late Bloomer Blossom
Luchino
Lucia
Re-move Canto
Prague
Petrine
Telegnosis Insight
Beuforres
Bertram
Hearing with Wind Vigilance
Dark Knight
Black Knight
Horror Daunt
Dheginhansea Deghinsea
Goddess Blessing Mantle
Erna
Elena
Handicap Discipline
Erlan
Lehran
Equip Light Magic Lumina
Oltina
Altina
Equip Light Tool Knife
Astarte
Ashera
Heavens Aether
Orribes
Riven
Impact Stun
Selinos
Serenes
Sunshine Flare
Beast-fang Tribe
Beast tribe
Sun Sol
Bird-wing Tribe
Bird tribe
Shooting Star Astra
Dragon-scale Tribe
Dragon tribe
Moonlight Luna
Mannaz
Zunanma
Rumble Colossus
Crow Raven Snipe Deadeye
Practice Sword
Trainer
Assassinate Lethality
Laguz Sword
Laguzslayer Winged Protection Cancel
Ettard Alondite Gale Knife Vortex
Sehnsucht Wishblade Blessing of Sky Blessing
Valfleche Double Bow Blessing of Earth Boon

Radiant Dawn

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

Note: The European version features further name changes: Kyza to Kysha, Dheginsea to Deghinsea, Sentinel to Lancer, Astra to Astrum, Hatari to Hatary, Order Incarnate to Goddess of Order

Japanese name English name Japanese name English name
Eddie
Edward
Arrow Knight Bow Paladin
Noyce
Nolan
Sword Armor Armor Sword (etc.)
Brad
Aran
Blade Dux Sword General (etc.)
Orugh
Volug
Enlil Knight Seraph Knight
Frieda
Fiona
Dragon Knight Dracoknight
Vize
Vika
Lindwurm Dragonlord
Nike
Nailah
Beast tribe (Wolf) Wolf (etc.)
Wuhalada
Danved
Egret Prince Heron (etc.)
Jeld
Jarod
Goddess Order Incarnate
Amrita
Almedha
Healing Hand Sacrifice
Valtelome
Valtome
Re-move (mount) Canto
Rubale
Levail
Mortal foe: Beast Beastfoe (etc.)
Dheginhansea Dheginsea Great Shield Pavise
Astartyune Ashunera Training Discipline
Clubea Culbert Thunderclap Quickclaw
Frangere Flaguerre Birdcry Shriek
Ferire Felirae Demitransform Wildheart
Wind-cutter Sword Wind Edge Royal Formshift
Arondight Ettard Cure Imbue
Iron Longlance Iron Greatlance (etc.) Warm Up
Flourish
Iron Battleaxe Iron Poleax (etc.) Expert Nullify
Shinon's Bow Silencer Lucky Fortune
Gigafire Arcfire (etc.) Hide Stillness
Fang (Nailah's) Great Fang (etc.) Wind Cutter Maelstrom
Shaman Light Priestess Evil Eye Glare
Sword Eschatos Trueblade Red Wave Blood Tide
Holy Lancer Sentinel White Wave White Pool
Axe Brave Reaver Black Wave Night Tide
Sagittary Marksman Grandeur Savage
Espion Whisper Luna (Black Knight's) Eclipse
Blade Knight Blade Paladin Dawnlight
Corona
Glory Knight Lance Paladin Assassinate Bane
Great Knight Axe Paladin Bane Lethality

Shadow Dragon

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

See: Name chart

Awakening

Section
Names
Gameplay Issues

See: Name chart

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