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does your child have a nickname?

I named my dd Brianca with the intention of calling her Bri or Bria for short. My boys couldn't say her name, so they called her B-Conka. She will be a year old Feb 1st, and we are still calling her Conka. I know it's horrible, but I can't help it, it just stuck! Anyone else's kid have a funny nickname?

 
bestmommyeber

Asked by bestmommyeber at 1:58 PM on Dec. 16, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • My youngest's name is Layla and we call her Lay. I know it's awful because half the time I do it I realize what a Lay is and I don't want that nickname to stick. I aim more for Rooney or LaRue.

    My Chloe goes by Chloe most of the time, but sometimes we'll manage a Chlo Chlo or Clover. She's quick to correct us.

    Aspen has always been Aspy or Appy.
    munch12502

    Answer by munch12502 at 5:33 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • my eldest calls himself AJ cos they are his intials , vaughn we call vorny , marcus we call mcus ,and shannika is called shannika beaker .
    loulou332

    Answer by loulou332 at 2:00 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • We call my DD bean....we didn't want to tell her name before she was born, so we nicknamed her JellyBean at the first sonogram (she looked just like one) and it has shortened to Bean since birth.
    Kimebs

    Answer by Kimebs at 2:01 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • My daughter name is Kiersten, we call her KK, K-Lou (her middle name is Louise, after my mother), and we have called her Honey Girl since the day she was born.
    KlousMomi

    Answer by KlousMomi at 2:14 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • my oldest son's name is harley and we call him BOO from monsters inc. my youngest son's name is Zachary we call him tinker. like stinker but with out the s. and he likes to tinker with things to see how they work. My oldest her name is scarlett and we just call her sissa.
    lonelymommyof2

    Answer by lonelymommyof2 at 2:20 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • My son's name is Mason and his buddy couldn't say it so he called him may may. It has stuck 4 years later. Not as often though. My friend's boyfriend's name is also Mason and his nickname is may may. lol
    AmandaH321

    Answer by AmandaH321 at 2:24 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • my daughter brielle loves spanish music so we call her cadamia and wen she starts actin up we call her briellika
    JuJu_Bean

    Answer by JuJu_Bean at 2:31 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • We called our youngets Jack the teddygraham since the ultra sound pic was small as a teddygraham..so Teddy just stuck.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 4:37 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • My daughter is Jord'Enn but we call her, Jo, Jo Jo, Jordii, Jorge, Jo Jo star dancer
    My son is Trysten and we call him T, TT , Tman (most common) Trys (like tris)
    I would be surprised if my kids had any idea what their "given" names are.

    Just a funny from the above poster: My husbands name is Mason and we call hime Mase or Masey
    mamakirs

    Answer by mamakirs at 4:39 PM on Dec. 16, 2008

  • My daughter is Taylor and we call her Tater or Tater Tot. Sometimes I call my son M-er J. (the er is like saying her, but without the h) His name is M.J.
    bbysqd

    Answer by bbysqd at 8:06 PM on Dec. 16, 2008