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Old April 29 2013, 03:36 AM   #19
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Re: Sulu was named for the sea

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Sulu's given name was always intended to be Hikaru
This seems strange on Roddenberry's part. He deliberately choose a non-specific Pan-Asian Surname, and then choose a given name that is overtly Japanese.
All the more reason for skepticism toward that claim. You're right, it makes no sense at all.
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