Equivalent Naming: Because I Can

I’ve turned this post into a page, because it was getting ridiculously long. And I’m probably going to have to consult it reasonably often, as I hope others will.

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  1. I recently learned that Daisy (the flower was originally “day’s eye” in English) was a nickname for girls named Margaret, for reasons that should be obvious for anyone who knows some French.

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