CT What First Name would you give Emperor Palpatine?

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  1. Revenge of the Dak Jedi Knight

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    Or maybe he is like Madonna, Sting and Cher... just a dbag
  2. markdeez33 Jedi Knight

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    Frank Palpatine!!!
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  3. Jordan1Kenobi Jedi Master

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    What if he wasn't actually an Emperor, but his first name was Emperor :eek:
  4. Lady_Misty Jedi Grand Master

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    Knowing George Palpatine's name would mean something. Maybe even say something about his nature or him being a Sith.

    Interestingly if you break the name Anakin down you will get "peerless warrior", "warrior without family" and I believe "fatherless warrior".

    Luke can mean "Light" or "bringer of light".

    "Darth Vader" is Dutch for "Dark Father" or so I am told. In one draft the name belonged to a priest so it got quite well.

    But if you take "Vader" and put "in" at the beginning you get "invader". You can also talk the "r" off and get "invade". Either way you get a variation of invader. Another one is take off the "r" and place an "e" before the "v" and you have "evade". Make of this what you will.

    "Sidious" with "in" at the beginning becomes "insidious" which fits the Emperor to a T. "Maul" is self-explanatory. Dooku's Sith name is "tyrant" for lack of better words.

    It only makes sense that on some level that Palpatine's first name would have a deeper meaning.

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  5. Halos94 Jedi Padawan

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    I think Dante Palpatine suits him. Dante means "lasting, enduring".
  6. Beautiful_Disaster Jedi Master

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  7. LunarMoth Jedi Master

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    Bill S. Palpatine, Esq.