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Is a traded Pokemon's nickname supposed to remain after it evolves?

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I have a traded sneasel and I evolved it but it still had the nickname. Is this supposed to happen?help

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Yeah I think so

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Yes. No matter what, a Pokémon keeps it's nickname. Evolving is not some sort of way to "dump" a nickname you got traded. There is really no way to get rid of traded nicknames.

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Best thing you can do is use it to breed another one.
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You might be getting nicknames confused with Foreign names. If you for a Sneasel from someone from japan, (And had no nickname) it would have originally been ニューラ and then it would have evolved and been called "Weavile".

This doesn't happen with nicknames.

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