back to top
Community

Can You Guess The Pokémon Based On Their French Names?

Collectionne-les tous!

Posted on
  1. Which Pokémon is "Salamèche?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Staryu
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Staryu
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Arcanine
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Arcanine
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Charmander
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Charmander
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Nidorino
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Nidorino
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Charmander!

    Salamèche = salamandre + mèche = salamander wick!

    It's Charmander!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  2. Which Pokémon is "Papilusion?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Butterfree
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Butterfree
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Omastar
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Omastar
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pidgey
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Pidgey
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Venonat
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Venonat
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Butterfree!

    Papilusion = papillon + illusion = illusion butterfly.

    It's Butterfree!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  3. Which Pokémon is "Mystherbe?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Ekans
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Ekans
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Oddish
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Oddish
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Venusaur
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Venusaur
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Machoke
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Machoke
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Oddish!

    Mystherbe = mystère + herbe = mystery plant.

    It's Oddish!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  4. Which Pokémon is "Psykokwak?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Porygon
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Porygon
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Psyduck
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Psyduck
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Psyduck!

    Psykokwak = psycho quack.

    It's Psyduck!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  5. Which Pokémon is "Colossinge?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Poliwrath
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Poliwrath
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Primeape
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Primeape
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Geodude
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Geodude
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kingler
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Kingler
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Primeape!

    Colossinge = colosse + singe = colossus monkey.

    It's Primeape!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  6. Which Pokémon is "Soporifik?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Tangela
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Tangela
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Drowzee
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Drowzee
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Drowzee!

    Soporifik = soporifique = soporific.

    It's Drowzee!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  7. Which Pokémon is "Excelangue?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Snorlax
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Snorlax
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lapras
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Lapras
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lickitung
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Lickitung
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Jigglypuff
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Jigglypuff
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Lickitung!

    Excelangue = excès + langue = excess tongue.

    It's Lickitung!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  8. Which Pokémon is "Poissirène?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Tentacool
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Tentacool
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Vaporeon
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Vaporeon
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Rapidash
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Rapidash
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Goldeen
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Goldeen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Goldeen!

    Poissirène = poisson + sirène = mermaid fish.

    It's Goldeen!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  9. Which Pokémon is "Scarabrute?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pinsir
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Pinsir
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Gengar
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Gengar
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Rhyhorn
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Rhyhorn
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Machamp
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Machamp
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Pinsir!

    Scarabrute = scarabée + brute = brutal beetle.

    It's Pinsir!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
  10. Which Pokémon is "Minidraco?"

    Correct
    Incorrect
    Arbok
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Arbok
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Gyarados
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Gyarados
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dratini
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Dratini
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Wartortle
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net
    Wartortle
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Dratini!

    Minidraco = mini + draco = mini dragon.

    It's Dratini!
    Via bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net

Did you know you can sign up for a BuzzFeed Community account and create your own BuzzFeed posts? Here's a handy guide to help you start posting today!

This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!
Take quizzes and chill with the BuzzFeed app.