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"It was snowing when I buried what was left of him. I cried my little black heart out. But tears don't fix anything. So I vowed to never do it again."
-Wednesday to Enid


Nero was the pet scorpion of Wednesday Addams.

He appears in a flashback in the Netflix show Wednesday.

Biography[]

In "Chapter I: Wednesday's Child Is Full of Woe", Wednesday tells Enid about the one time she cried. When Wednesday was six-years-old, she was going for a walk with Nero when two boys attacked her and pushed her against a wall. She lost Nero's rope, and he walked down the street. There, he was run over by another boy with a bicycle. Wednesday later, she cried at his grave. Wednesday from this said, "But tears don't fix anything" and vowed to never cry again. Later on, she did end up crying when Thing was temporarily dead.

In "Chapter III: Friend or Woe", When Larissa is accusing Wednesday of blowing up Joseph Crackstone's statue, Wednesday says to Larissa, "I swear on my late scorpion’s soul, my hands are clean."

Description[]

He is a black scorpion.

Personality[]

His personality has not been revealed.

Powers / Abilities / Weaknesses[]

Powers[]

As a scorpion, Nero does not have any supernatural powers.

Abilities[]

  • Self-Control: Nero has great self-control as he restrains himself from stinging Wednesday.

Weaknesses[]

  • Durability: Nero is shown to be easily crushed.

Relationships[]

Wednesday Addams[]

He and Wednesday got along. Wednesday was devastated when he was killed.

Quotes[]

"I took my pet scorpion, Nero, out for his afternoon stroll, and we were ambushed."
-Wednesday Addams to Enid Sinclair[src]

Appearances[]

Appears In[]

Wednesday Series

Mentioned In[]

Wednesday Series

Etymology[]

  • Nero means "black" in Latin and Italian.

Trivia[]

  • Nero is also the name of the fifth Roman emperor.

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