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Thread #41263   Message #595407
Posted By: Deda
18-Nov-01 - 10:58 PM
Thread Name: BS: Nickname 3
Subject: RE: BS: Nickname 3
My mother called me Deda (pronounced dee-dah). When I was tiny she'd say "deeda widdo baby"("see the little baby"), and "Deda" came out of that. She gave funny nicknames to all her kids -- Pooky and Rara were two of the other three. (My real name is Rebecca.)