Unusual Routes to Popular Nicknames

Female Nicknames:

Amy

– The Obvious: Amelia

Amaryllis, Amara, Annabel, Amelie

Bee

– The Obvious: Beatrix/ Beatrice

(Bel)phoebe, Thisbe

Eve

– The Obvious: Evelyn, Evangeline

Genevieve, Ginevra, Geneva, Avery

Gracie

– The Obvious: Grace

Gloria, Grazia, Grazielle/a

Laney

– The Obvious: Elaine

Melanie, Helena, Helen, Ellen

Lottie

– The Obvious: Charlotte

Scarlett, Loretta

Mel

– The Obvious: Melanie

Amelia, Amelie, Emmeline

Millie

– The Obvious: Millicent

Camille, Emily, Amelie, Amelia, Kamilla

Nellie

– The Obvious: Ellen, Eleanor

– Anneliese, Helena

Rita

– The Obvious: Margherita

Maritza.

Romy

– The Obvious: Rosemary

Romilda, Romaine, Romilly

Rory

– The Obvious: Aurora

Caroline, Victoria, Gloria, Lorelai

Sunny

– The Obvious: Madison

Crimson

Male Nicknames:

Ben

– The Obvious: Benjamin

Reuben/Ruben/Rubin/Rubens, Bernard, Ebenezer

Finn

– The Obvious: Finnegan

Griffin, Phineas (Seraphine for a girl)

Freddie

– The Obvious: Frederick

Alfred, Wilfred

Jack

– The Obvious: John

Jonathan, Jacob

Lenny

– The Obvious: Leonard

Lorenzo, Leonardo

Ned

– The Obvious: Edward

Benedict, Kennedy

Nick

– The Obvious: Nicholas

Dominic, Nicolo, Yannick

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One thought on “Unusual Routes to Popular Nicknames

  1. Bec

    My favorite suggestions:

    Loretta for Lottie
    Benedict for Ned
    Phineas and Seraphine for Finn
    Crimson for Sunny.

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