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Clerk (Trainer class)

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Clerk
ビジネスマン/OL
Businessman/Office Lady
Spr B2W2 Clerk M.pngSpr B2W2 Clerk M B.png
Regular male Clerk and boss Clerk sprites from Black and White
Other names
Introduced in Generation V
Appears in Black and White
Black 2 and White 2
Gender Both
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Anime debut [[]]
TCG debut [[ (TCG)|]]
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A Clerk (Japanese: ビジネスマン Businessman and OL Office Lady) is a type of Trainer class introduced in Generation V. They are based on Japanese salarymen and office ladies.

There are two versions of the male Clerk: one more prominent and common (aka the average employee), while the other is more rare, generally portrayed as the one in charged of the others. Female Clerks are denoted as Clerk ♀, while both Male Clerks are Clerk ♂.

Appearance

Spr BW Clerk M A.pngSpr BW Clerk M B.png Spr B2W2 Clerk M.pngSpr B2W2 Clerk M B.png Spr BW Clerk F.png Spr B2W2 Clerk F.png
Clerk ♂ sprites from
Black and White
Clerk ♂ sprites from
Black 2 and White 2
Clerk ♀ sprite from
Black and White
Clerk ♀ sprite from
Black 2 and White 2
Clerk m OD.png Clerk f OD.png
Clerk ♂ overworld sprite from
Generation V
Clerk ♀ overworld sprite from
Generation V

Pokéstar Studios sprites

Spr 5b2 Monica.png
Monica's sprite from
The Giant Woman! series

Trainer list

Pokémon Black and White


Pokémon Black 2 and White 2


In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

Both male and female Clerks have appeared in Pokémon Adventures, although their roles are minor.

Pokémon

Owned by the male clerks
Clerk Joltik Lass Audino Adventures.png
Joltik


Owned by the female clerks
Socialite Blitzle Clerk Darumaka.png
Darumaka
Dancer Scrafty Clerk Lampent Adventures.png
Lampent


In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Employé ()
Employée ()
Germany Flag.png German Angestellter ()
Angestellte ()
Italy Flag.png Italian Affarista ()
Segretaria ()
South Korea Flag.png Korean 비즈니스맨 Businessman ()
여사원 Yeosawon ()
Spain Flag.png Spanish Empresario ()
Oficinista ()




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