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What does "nico nico nii" mean?

This is a pun using her name (Nico) and the onomatopoeia for "smiling" or ニコニコ(niko niko) This is why part of the longer line you have included has Egao todokeru/"delivering a smile". Edit: After ...
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What does "Khorosho" mean?

What does “Khorosho” mean? It's Russian: хорошо. I don't know Russian, so I can't claim to know how Russian speakers understand the word "khorosho", but I can tell you how Japanese speakers presume ...
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Love Live: Yon, nana, and not shi, shichi? (Counting from 1 to 9)

Four (四) being Yon not being Shi, this is because in Japanese Death is written as 死 and pronounced as Shi There are six unlucky numbers in Japanese. Traditionally, 4 is unlucky because it is ...
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What does "Khorosho" mean?

Khorosho is a Russian word meaning "okay". In certain contexts, it can also mean "fine" or something similar. In a way, it's almost a universal word. The spelling is: "хорошо&...
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What Idol Groups in Love Live have real life counterparts?

In Japan, they are generally called as seiyuu unit (Japanese Wikipedia) when a music/acting unit (group) consists of voice actors. For a special case where a group also works as a real-life idol, it ...
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What is the origin of dance done by Terakado Tsuu's imperial Guard?

The dance is called Wotagei or Otagei. It is a dance done by Idol Otaku (called Wota) to show support for their idol during the concert. Quoting Wikipedia, Wotagei is particularly associated with ...
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Who/what is Gamers and what is their connection to the Love Live series?

Gamers is a hobby shop specializing in anime, manga, games and their related merchandises. AKIHABARA GAMERS - Image courtesy of Japanese Wikipedia Apparently, Gamers has appeared many times on Love ...
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What does "nico nico nii" mean?

It seems like if her catchphrase is derived from her own name, at the first glance. This is exactly what it is. It's part of her persona, something meant to charm the audience, her fans, and ...
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Does Nijigasaki campus have a track field?

Yes, and it's shown right in episode one! The first mention of its existence is when the captain of the drama club tells the members to run ten laps. Later in the episode (about 15:46 in), there is a ...
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Hasn't Love Live occurred in previous years?

Love Live was indeed been held before. which is why ARISE was the favourite to win the 2nd Love Live.
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Was Aqours created to rotate out μ’S?

Okay, so Eri is going to try and answering this. You do remember that by the end of Love Live anime, μ's disbanded, right? It was because us, the third years graduated from Ootonokizaka. μ's is a '...
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