questionable topic – uneasy matters since 2008

Non-obvious short names

Posted in amazing, anthropology, language by questionabletopic on Sunday, May 11, 2008

Richard -> Dick
William -> Bill
Robert -> Bob
John -> Jack
James -> Jim
Mary -> Polly
Margaret -> Greta, Megan, Meg, Peg
Alfred -> Fred
Charles -> Chuck
Henry -> Hal
Michael -> Mick
Isaac -> Ike

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