Tag: Symbolism

Aisha/Nex Story: Progress

If you’re a regular reader, you already know I’m writing a three-part series about Aisha and Nex. The only canon Winx Club characters in it will be Aisha and Nex (obviously), Aisha’s parents, and possibly Anne. None of the others exist, ever existed, or will ever exist. (See more...

Winx Characters Aren’t Their Names…Right?

When Will (hi, Will ?) explained the meanings of Aisha and Nex’s names to an Aisha/Nex hater on YouTube, their response was: So what? Characters aren’t their names. That’s true. They aren’t. You can’t judge a character solely by their name. But you can’t treat the meaning like a...

Why Nex Wears Red: What The Specialists’ Colors Symbolize *UPDATE*

I know. I’m cheating. This post isn’t just about Nex (and it’s not about him and Aisha, either). He’ll be the focus, but I wanted to talk about the other guys, too. As you know, the Winx’s boyfriends get new uniforms in season eight. Nex is dressed like the...

Aisha and Nex: Name Meanings & Symbolism

“Aisha” is an Arabic name that means “life,” “alive,” or “she who lives”. All living things need water, which is Aisha’s element. “Nex” is a Latin word (not a name) that means “death” or “murder”. Rainbow focused on the first definition: “death”. The Winx fandom tries to connect this...