- (Internet slang, sometimes, derogatory) Anime.
- 2003, 15 November, Saber [username], Re: [FAQ] FAQ for alt.games.final-fantasy.hentai (v4.1), http://groups.google.com/group/alt.games.final-fantasy.hentai/msg/e7a5058bb1652dc9?hl=en-GB&dmode=source, alt.games.final-fantasy.hentai, “These two links should not be anywhere near one another, thx. One is the personal site of an egomaniacal faggot who thinks he suddenly owns the images he scans from animu magazines and refers to himself in the third person, and the other is a cultural bridge between Japan and the United States, based on the exchange of image macros, catchphrases, and underage hentai.”
- 2004, 4 February, Doodles [username], Re: Worst animated feature. Ever., http://groups.google.com/group/alt.fan.furry/msg/949cf28f864660eb?hl=en-GB&dmode=source, alt.fan.furry, “2. "Triplettes of Bellville" is _not_ for the Disney or Animu fanboys.”
- 2008, 10 October, monkie [username], Re: i don't know if i mentioned it..., http://groups.google.com/group/alt.digitiser.snakes/msg/f5ed35d2ab09d9a6?hl=en-GB&dmode=source, alt.digitiser.snakes, “but it's so much easier/more appealing to watch japanese drama/animu/films/pR0n these days.”