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Snorunt's name is a combination of ''snow'' and ''runt'', referring to a small animal. Its Japanese name possibly is a combination of 雪 ''yuki'', snow, and らしい ''rashī'', resembles. Another possibility is that it is ''yuki'', snow, and 童子, child. The French name is based off of "stalagmite".
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Snorunt's name is a combination of ''snow'' and ''runt'', referring to a small animal. Its Japanese name possibly is a combination of 雪 ''yuki'', snow, and 座敷童子 ''[[WP:zashiki warashi|zashiki warashi]]'', a spiritual creature found in the folklore of [[WP:Iwate Prefecture|Iwate Prefecture]]. The French name is based off of "stalagmite".
   
 
Snorunt is based on a person wearing a certain kind of Japanese straw cloak to protect his or herself from the snow.
 
Snorunt is based on a person wearing a certain kind of Japanese straw cloak to protect his or herself from the snow.

Revision as of 16:20, 13 December 2006

000 #{{{prevnum}}}: Wynaut
Pokémon
#{{{nextnum}}}: Glalie 000
Snorunt
ユキワラシ Yukiwarashi
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Artwork from R/S/E
Type
Ice '
Category
Snow Hat Pokémon
Ability
Inner Focus
Exp. at Lv. 100
1,000,000
Regional Pokédex numbers
Johto
#-
Hoenn
#171
Sinnoh
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Regional Browser numbers
Height
0'0"
Imperial
0.0 m
Metric
Weight
0.0 lbs.
Imperial
0.0 kg
Metric
Dex color
Unknown
Catch rate
190 (24.8%)
Body style
BodyUnknown.png
Footprint
 F361.png 
Gender ratio
Genderless
Breeding
Fairy and
Mineral groups
1 cycles
(255 minimum steps)
EV yield
HP
0
Atk
0
Def
0
Sp.Atk
0
Sp.Def
0
Speed
0
Base Exp.: 74 Battle Exp.: 741*

Snorunt (Japanese: ユキワラシ Yukiwarashi) is an Ice-type Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Pokémon Ruby
Snorunt live in regions with heavy snowfall. In seasons without snow, such as spring and summer, this Pokémon steals away to live quietly among stalactites and stalagmites deep in caverns.
Pokémon Sapphire
Snorunt survives by eating only snow and ice. Old folklore claims that a house visited by this Pokémon is sure to prosper for many generations to come.
Pokémon Emerald
They tend to move about in groups of around five Snorunt. In snowy regions, it is said that when they are seen late at night, snowfall will arrive by morning.
Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen
It is said that a home visited by a Snorunt will prosper. It can withstand cold of minus 150 degrees Fahrenheit.

Name origin

Snorunt's name is a combination of snow and runt, referring to a small animal. Its Japanese name possibly is a combination of 雪 yuki, snow, and 座敷童子 zashiki warashi, a spiritual creature found in the folklore of Iwate Prefecture. The French name is based off of "stalagmite".

Snorunt is based on a person wearing a certain kind of Japanese straw cloak to protect his or herself from the snow.

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
HP: 50
110 - 157 210 - 304
Attack: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Defense: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Sp.Atk: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Sp.Def: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Speed: 50
49 - 112 94 - 218
Total: 300   Other Pokémon with this total  
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and a hindering nature, if applicable.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and a helpful nature, if applicable.


Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation V, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water
Grass
Electric
Psychic
Ice ½×
Dragon
Dark
None

Learnset

Special Moves

In Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, Snorunt knows Shadow Shed and Shadow Wave as a Shadow Pokémon, and learns Sing after being purified.


In the anime

Snorunt first appeared in AG108. This Snow Hat Pokémon stole Ash's badges and chased Snorunt. Ash eventually gained Snorunt's trust and Snorunt joined Ash's team. After learning Ice Beam after extensive practice, Ash's Snorunt eolved into Glalie.

Evolution

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External links

Article on Wikipedia

In other languages

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