Liselle Moncherie

Sunday, July 10, 2011 @ 4:10 PM  |  2 Comment(s)

Moe (?, pronounced [moe]) is a Japanese slang word. It means "a rarefied pseudo-love for certain fictional characters (in anime, manga, and the like) and their related embodiments.

I love Tsukihiro Yukito! Shigure-san! Tamahome! Morita! Kurama! Genjo Sanzo aaaaa XD
Kurama (Yu Yu Hakusho.)

Sohma Shigure (Fruit Basket)

Genjo Sanzo(Gensomaden Saiyuki)

Morita(Honey and Clover)

Yukito has 2 personalities :D Yue is the white hair guy
(CardCaptor Sakura)

Words for common anime-based examples of moe character types and their fans

  • 萌え, Meganekko-moe, "glasses-girl moe", describes a person who is attracted to fictional characters with eyeglasses
  • メイド萌え, Meido-moe / Shitsuji-moe, a stereotypical anime maid, butler, or other western-themed servant
  • ツンデレ, Tsundere-moe, describes a person who is attracted to fictional characters with a character personality that is tough on the outside, but actually caring
  • 萌え, Imouto-moe, "younger sister moe"", describes a person who most likely has a sister complex.

The archetype moe character is used in some anime and manga, such as Miyuki Takara of Lucky Star. The term moe is often also used to describe either a character who is, or a form of media containing, moekko, therefore Lucky Star is a moe-anime for example.

Moe characteristics

large eyes (1/5 size of face)
  • small nose
  • flat face
  • tall iris
  • body 5.7 heads tall
  • thin limbs
  • large head
  • colorful hair
  • bangs over eyes
  • neotenized face
  • anime antenna hair called ahoge (アホ毛?)

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Blogger ilishaheera SAID ON July 12, 2011 at 5:57 PM  

Wow! Anime! Rocksss!
I love Morita senpaiii! Kyo!!! Goku!!! Kaide!!! xD Aaarghhh! xDDD

Blogger CherryAppleBaum SAID ON July 17, 2011 at 4:12 PM  

yes totally agreed!!!!!

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