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Why do some women call men Daddy?

Just wondering what it means...

 
idaspida

Asked by idaspida at 7:21 PM on Feb. 18, 2011 in Just for Fun

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Answers (14)
  • I call my husband daddy aroung our boys so they wont call him by his name lol They are 3 1/2 and 20 mths..
    Just the same he calls me mommy in front of them
    mommato2boys79

    Answer by mommato2boys79 at 7:51 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • I started calling my hubby that when my kids where little to get them to say it, because they started calling him by his name when they heard me say it..
    sam223

    Answer by sam223 at 7:41 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • I started calling mine this when we started having children.
    older

    Answer by older at 7:55 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • Like sam223 said, I call my husband daddy so my that our son will call him daddy.
    mommy_jules

    Answer by mommy_jules at 7:49 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • I call my husband Daddy around the kids, and Papa around the grandbabies. And, he calls me mom or Grandma. We've been together so many years, we very rarely call each other by name. Nine times out of ten its dad or mom. Just habit, not creepy or anything, just habit.
    cbk_mom3

    Answer by cbk_mom3 at 7:56 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • I'll call my husband daddy because we have children together and it's in reference to our children/having something to do with them.  Or he'll tell me about fixing something at work and I'll say something like "Oh big daddys got it under control huh".  It's an endearment just like honey or sugar or sweetie.  At least in our house that's how it's used.  I've never called anyone else that.

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 7:58 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • Do you look like a Daddy?
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 7:23 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • i was always creeped out by that. that and papi. jeez you don't call a sexual partner something like that. and the men call women mami
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 7:24 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • I have never call my husband daddy but I do call him papa why I don't know
    Daddy sounds dirty I think papa well I call my son papa too

    an unsolvedmistery
    amparoortega

    Answer by amparoortega at 7:27 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • They never had one of their own.
    Mommy1234321

    Answer by Mommy1234321 at 7:32 PM on Feb. 18, 2011