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Ling Bouvier
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Sex Female
Status Alive
Hair Black
Occupation Baby
Location Springfield
Relatives Adoptive Mother: Selma Bouvier

'Adoptive Maternal Uncle: Homer Simpson

Adoptive Maternal Aunts: Patty Bouvier and Marge Simpson
Adoptive Grandfathers: Clancy Bouvier
Adoptive Grandmothers: Jacqueline Bouvier
Adoptive Maternal Cousins/Adoptive Half-Siblings: Bart, Hugo II, Lisa, and Maggie Simpson
Former Stepfathers: Abraham Simpson, Fat Tony, Lionel Hutz, Sideshow Bob

First Appearance "Goo Goo Gai Pan"
Voiced By Nancy Cartwright
―Ling's first word

Ling Bouvier is the adopted daughter of Selma Bouvier and friendship of children at daughter's 3rd Birthday. after discovering that she had reached menopause.

First appears in Goo Goo Gai Pan.


Selma adopted Ling in Beijing, China after discovering that she had reached menopause. She lied about being married to Homer Simpson, in order to fool the local authorities into thinking that Ling would be part of a traditional family as opposed to a single mother. Though she and Jacqueline Bouvier have only been seen once together, Jacqueline is her adopted grandmother. It is later revealed in Changing of the Guardian that Selma and Patty push her to her limit in numerous hobbies and fail to praise her. It is unknown her biological parents are nor is it known if they are alive or decease.


Ling was seen at the "Midday Mommies" with Maggie, Baby Gerald, Sashi Nahasapeemapetilon, and Noah's Sister.[1] She also played with Maggie when Selma babysat. Ling has diabities.

Behind the LaughterEdit


In her first appearance in Goo Goo Gai Pan she only made a few appearances making baby giggles and her only actual word in the series was "momma". During her other 3 appearances she did not talk. She was voiced by Nancy Cartwright, the voice of Bart, making her the only Bouvier female not voiced by Julie Kavner.

She appears slightly older by "Changing of the Guardian", walking, exhibiting manual dexterity, and even performing gymnastics. She also seems able to speak in complete sentences, saying "Help me!" to Marge.


Note: All of Ling's major appearances are in bold.



  • In Changing of the Guardian, Ling is shown to have grown a couple of years older since her first appearance in Goo Goo Gai Pan, although for some reason, Maggie, who is about the same age as Ling, has not.

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