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What if the sounds Pokemon make in their original game were their actual name? This is mostly for the new Sun and Moon pokemon to all you fans out there of this series! 

Where the pokemon regions based on.

Kanto

The Kantō of Japan is not only identical in name to Kanto in the Pokemon world, it is also very similar geographically; however, the western part of the game map corresponds to Eastern Chūbu .

Johto

In Japan, the Kantō region is often contrasted with the Kansai region which like Johto is to the west. However, Johto is geographically more similar to the Kansai region and the Western Chūbu region combined.

Hoenn

Hoenn is based on the southernmost parts of Japan-Kyushu and surrounding islands.

Sinnoh

Sinnoh is based on the northernmost major island of Japan, Hokkaido. Part of Kunashir Island, which is in dispute between Russia and Japan, is also included.

Unova

Unova is based on New York City (mostly Manhattan) and parts of eastern New Jersey.

Kalos

Kalos is based on the northern half of Metropolitan France and the Channel Islands which are part of the British Isles.

Alola

There’s no secret in this one, Alola is simply based on the US state of Hawaii.