Best My Little Pony Couples

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The Top Ten

1 Soarin and Rainbow Dash

I always found this couple very awesome in it's own wright. they just seem so perfect for each other

I think they are both similar in loving their jobs as flyers and take them seriously, but Soarin' is calm while Rainbow Dash is impulsive. He's a pie junkie while she's an adrenaline junkie. I just think they balance each other out.

? no. I don't know I feel like the ship is so predictable and overrated

good ship!

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2 Pinkie Pie and Cheese Sandwich

I LOVE this ship so much. When I heard that Pinkie Pie was supposed to be getting a boyfriend, I was disappointed when they said it won't be Cheese Sandwich. They're SO CUTE! Pinkie Pie is the reason Cheese Sandwich is who he is today. - mikachuu

Pinkie is the reason why he smiles and they have a lot in common

Pinkie is the reason he found who he was meant to be and they have a lot of similarities in parties and their past and who would keep up with them other than each other?

I've seen pmvs, but this is cute! You do you, Pinkie! (Stop staring and say it, Cheese! )

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3 Twilight Sparkle and Flash Century

It's a good couple. Girl has crush. Guy secretly likes girl. He is in royal guard so he will protect her and can get close to her. Oh boy. This is obvious.

I love flash and twilight because they're so cute and I don't care what the haters say about them, my heart tells me that they're made for each other and I hope they go on date, get married and have kids.

I like the idea of Twilight having a love interest, and I just wish they'd develop his character more, which would make this couple more awesome!


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4 Fluttershy and Discord

Fluttershy and Discord make a beautiful couple. They have made each other better, as couples should, such as how Fluttershy helped reform him from the villain he was into the wonderfully zany character he is now. I truly hope that this relationship will become canon, as they do seem to have some chemistry with each other. This is by far my favorite MLP ship.

Fluttershy and discord are perfect! I don't care what anyone says! The reason most people don't like it is that they find the age gap gross? Here's my outlook on it, fluttershy is discords best friend! Wether or not they ever end up together, is totally up to the writers! AND, on top of that! If one day/ ep. Feelings do blossom forth, IF discord is oh so magical, he could make himself age with flutters! I think it would be so. Romantic!... Still, that doesn't stop the haters. And by the way... Dislestia? WHAT? I can't even! Discord has never EVER shown feelings for celestia the way he has for flutters! I feel it's a love triangle! Celestia likes Discord and discord likes flutters! Case closed!

Fluttercord FOREVER! They are the perfect couple and they do share feelings for each other, plus Fluttershy HUGGED him in one of the episodes and held his hand (or paw ) and said that he is a sweetheart! I LOVE THIS COUPLE!

They're just so precious together. Chaotic Discord and sweet, kind Fluttershy make the perfect couple. She's so meek that he gives up on manipulating her in Season 2 and just bewitches her personally. It's just so adorable~

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5 Fluttershy and Big Mac

This is cute, but, I'm not a fan. What did they do to prove they even ARE a couple? I love Fluttershy and Discord the most, because they are friends and they do show their feelings for each other! (I actually think Discord likes Fluttershy! )

Don't like it. Big Mac is a work pony with limited vocabulary, and fluttershy is kind and takes care of animals. There is a difference between being shy, and not talking much. Bad ship, but I do like fluttercord. They write, and again and again, she stands up for him.

The big, strong, silent stallion, with a shy, self-conscious mare, its just absolutely heartwarming. I feel that if they got together it would be a relationship with a long lasting foundation of trust and quiet companionship. Fluttershy likes to hide during things like thunderstorms and Nightmare night. Who better to sit beside her with his big strong presence and make her feel safe. Big macintosh has a fear of not being useful enough and who will make him feel more needed than delicate soft spoken Fluttershy. Yes Fluttershys best friend is his sister but really does it matter? I think Applejack might want them together because she Loves Fluttershy and Big Macintosh. So she would want someone similar for the other. I.E. Each other. Plus Cheerily only liked Big Macintosh because of the CMC's love poison. They were both embarrassed by what they had done and only "Flirted" if you can call it that. In front of the CMC's to embarrass them and shoot the point home that what they ...more

I don't feel like this would get anywhere though. Fluttershy is WAY too shy to start, and Big Mac doesn't really talk...

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6 Rainbow Dash and Applejack

Why just why just NO

I don't like the ship honestly I hate it

Stop you hating. Your just jealous your not included in this couple.

I like this couple. Just like

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7 Spike and Rarity

This should be 1! First of all Spikes little moments with Rarity are very cute. The Spike and Rarity episodes are the best! And Spike loves Rarity much more than Cranky loves Matilda. There a nice couple, too and should really be ahead of fluttershy and Big Mac.

I hope either Spike becomes a pony or we get some awesome dragon/pony hybrid!

Eh, I don't think it would work with the species and age difference

YES! @

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8 Derpy and Time Turner

Laugh out loud, I think these two are good because they are always spending time together, and I think it would be adorable. - hollypotion

They're complete opposites, yet so perfect! I think it's kinda weird saying who should marry who, but this is fun. In 'A Slice of Life' I couldn't stop laughing at how Derpy wanted to touch everything when TimeTurner was explaining science

They doo spend an awful lot of time together

Awesome ship my fave

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9 Celestia and Discord

How are these guys not higher up! Just look at the fan art for them!

No, absolutely not, they have shown no actual feelings towards each other in any episodes, plus I don't really see them as a couple. Discord clearly has a crush on Fluttershy and I totally ship those two. Sorry, I'm not a dislestia fan, I'm a Fluttercord fanatic!

Your wrong this is the best ship ever discord and celestia are a beautiful couple with or with out them talking to each over

OMC (oh my Celestia) YASSS! Sorry gimme a second. I LOVE this ship so much. And it actually makes sense, chaos and harmony! Also Celestia and Discord are both immortal and can live together forever! If fluttercord was to happen (which if it does I’ll probably leave the fandom, dig a giant ditch, and just cry while trying to bury myself) what hapoens when fluttershy and their kids all die? Is discord just forever alone? WOW just wow. Clap for all the fluttercords.

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10 Shing Armor and Cadence

I'm sorry, but I only put this up here for fans. I watched a video, and now I just don't like this couple. - hollypotion

Whoever posted this ship seriously needs to correct the title. Who the heck is "Shing" Armor? It's Shining Armor. - MillieTrina_Prower

DUR this couples perfect! There already married


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The Newcomers

? Pokey Pierce and Twilight Sparkle

The Contenders

11 Princess Luna and Discord

YES! OH MY CELESTIA, YES! *coughs* Sorry, my fangirl side just took over. I love LunaCord so much. A long time ago, I liked Fluttercord just because everyone did, but time flew... And LunaCord became one of my favorites.

LunaXDiscord FOREVER!

I think this pairing is cute but luna should be with sombra not discord

I agree. Luna was supposed with sombra, not discord.

I have to agree as well. Luna and Sombra would be a way better match than Luna and Discord

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12 Applejack and Caramel

Oh... Apples plus apples into big apples!

This is the first couple that I like. Caramel who is a worker of sweet apple acres has a crush on AppleJack. How cool is that? Best Applejack shipping. I like their fanfics.

I like this couple, but it's not my favorite. I like soarjack more. Come to think of it, they might be related. And that is so wrong.

How about... no.

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13 Lyra Heartstrings and Bonbon

LyraBon is amazing. Normally, I'm not into lesbian shippings, but this one and OctaScratch are exceptions.
O.O (Is it strange that I'm hetero and I like gay shippings? Someone please tell me!

I don't know... This is just a pairing... I only think that bonbon likes lyra, but lyra likes pinkie. - hollypotion

Look, whoever says "Oh, they're just friends, blah blah blah" NO. Anyone with a brain can see that.

Emm...actually I don't ship them...But they look cute together! Anyway, they just only a bestfriend NOT a girlfriend or lesbian thing something like that!

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14 Rarity and Applejack

I love this ship! Wish it was more popular

Good things are better when they're a Rarity

Best chemistry between any mane 6 pairing.

I love this ship to pieces. Best ship in MLP. My Little OTP.

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15 Princess Cadance and Shining Armor

I don't see why this couple is so disliked in the fandom, cadence and shining are a loving couple cadence cares very much for shining, and he wants to protect her.

Married after all. Really good for Twilight.

I do not like this. I hate this and this is so awful because they have no chemistry.

Why is this ship repeated?

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16 Sweetie Belle and Button Mash

Young love is always cute! And have you SEEN the pictures of them?!

ADORABLE couple. I would love to see them talk more! - mikachuu

"Now we're strangers, but I miss you, oh I wonder if you miss me too..."

I know this couple is SOOO YOUNGER...but I think this ship is way more cuter than the others! Sweetie Belle and Button Mash are really perfect together! If they both married, I think they are going to name their kids "Sweetie Mash" and "Button Belle"

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17 Queen Chrysalis and King Sombra

They are both evil so I can see them sympathize with each other. Chrysalis used to rule over a entire kingdom and so did Sombra

Cool ship dudes

No, Luna and Sombra for life!

I literally see kids of Luna & Sombra on mlp role-playing games and I like never see a Sombra x Chrysalis

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18 Twilight Sparkle and Rarity

They would be adorable together. Spike's too young to be with Rarity. Sorry Spike.

This one was a surprise at first but now that I think about it, it seems like a really good pairing.

Friend forever

Rarity and Spike are better

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19 Twilight Sparkle and Rainbow Dash

What I'm wondering is why this couple is so far down on the list. If you think opposites attract this should number 3. If you like alike couples this would be number 5. The egg head and the athlete, two daring do fans. TWIDASH ALL THE WAY!

Why isn't the ship somewhere at the top of this list?! I mean come on!

I love this ship

It is tooo adorable love this shippo

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20 Vinyl Scratch and Octavia

Why is it so bad? I give it 10/10


This one's an exception for me, like LyraBon is. I'm hetero.

I Love This Ship! Ahh! Love it! They are meant for each other! :D

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Top Remixes (10)

1. Fluttershy and Big Mac
2. Soarin and Rainbow Dash
3. Shing Armor and Cadence
1. Vinyl Scratch and Octavia
2. Derpy and Dr Whooves
3. Twilight Sparkle and Flash Century
1. Applejack and Caramel
2. Twilight Sparkle and Flash Century
3. Soarin and Rainbow Dash

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