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'''Kabu''' (Japanese: '''カブ''' ''Kabu'') is a [[Gym Leader]] of [[Galar]]. He [[Type expert|specializes]] in {{type|Fire}} {{OBP|Pokémon|species}}.
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'''Kabu''' (Japanese: '''カブ''' ''Kabu'') is the [[Gym Leader]] of [[Motostoke]]. He [[Type expert|specializes]] in {{type|Fire}} {{OBP|Pokémon|species}}. He gives the {{badge|Fire}} to Trainers who defeat him.
   
 
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Revision as of 23:31, 7 December 2019

Kabu
カブ Kabu
Sword Shield Kabu.png
Art from Pokémon Sword and Shield
Gender Male
Eye color Black
Hair color Salt and pepper
Hometown Motostoke
Region Galar (originally Hoenn)
Trainer class Gym Leader
Generation VIII
Games Sword and Shield
Leader of Motostoke Stadium
Badge Fire Badge
Specializes in Fire types

Kabu (Japanese: カブ Kabu) is the Gym Leader of Motostoke. He specializes in Fire-type Pokémon. He gives the Fire Badge to Trainers who defeat him.

In the games

Pokémon

Kabu keeps is Pokémon in Ultra Balls.

Pokémon Sword and Shield

Motostoke Stadium


Champion tournament


Artwork

League Card Kabu.png League Card Kabu rare.png
Kabu's League Card in
Sword and Shield
Kabu's rare League Card in
Sword and Shield

Trivia

  • Kabu's League Number is "187", which can be read in Japanese as goroawase for 火花 hibana, meaning "sparks".

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese カブ Kabu From 蕪 kabu (turnip), 兜 kabuto (a type of helmet), and 火 ka (fire)
English, German,
French, Italian
Kabu From his Japanese name
Spanish Naboru From nabo (turnip)
Korean 순무 Sunmu From 순무 sunmu (turnip)
Chinese (Mandarin) 卡蕪 / 卡芜 Kǎwú From the transcription of his Japanese name and 蕪菁 / 芜菁 wújīng / mòuhjīng
Chinese (Cantonese) 卡蕪 Kāmòuh


Gym Leaders of the Galar region
Turffield Stadium Grass Badge
VSMilo.png
Milo
Hulbury Stadium Water Badge
VSNessa.png
Nessa
Motostoke Stadium Fire Badge
VSKabu.png
Kabu
Stow-on-Side Stadium Fighting Badge
VSBea.png VSAllister.png
Ghost Badge
Bea Allister
Ballonlea Stadium Fairy Badge
VSOpal.png VSBede 2.png
Opal Bede
Circhester Stadium Rock Badge
VSGordie.png VSMelony.png
Ice Badge
Gordie Melony
Spikemuth Gym Dark Badge
VSPiers.png VSMarnie 3.png
Piers Marnie
Hammerlocke Stadium Dragon Badge
VSRaihan.png
Raihan

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