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There are a lot of characters with the middle initial "D". Is this an indication of something, or do they really all just have middle initials of the letter D? If they are initials, do we know what they stand for?

Examples of names:

Monkey D. Luffy
Monkey D. Dragon
Portgas D. Ace
Monkey D. Garp
Gol D. Roger

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It hasn't been revealed yet I think.

The initial was first pointed out in Oda's SBS questions and answers corner, he was also asked what the D in Luffy's name stood for. Oda just replied to read it as a D for now and that he would reveal the truth behind it in time.

You can read more in the Will of the D. wiki.

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Another perspective here, but I think the D represents the lineage from the people who existed in void century and were overthrown by the 20 Kings. Food for thought. –  Zeus Jul 19 at 3:20
    
@Zeus That might be another explanation. Certainly we'll discover something soon... or later. :P –  Alenanno Jul 19 at 11:02

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