[LMB] Language, cultures, & diminutives

Peter Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Wed Sep 30 02:52:49 BST 2015


At 01:02 PM 9/29/2015, Jason Long wrote:
>It's a little more complicated than that, Marc. My mother's father was
>Daddy Lee to me and Dad to my mother. And his parents were Daddy and Momma
>T(hompson) to both me and my mother. And my mother's other grandmother was
>Mom.

I had parents: Mom and Dad; and one grandmother (Grandma) and her 
husband, who my mother called Dad and I called Grandpa.

My spouse, from Virginia, had a mother (Momma) and a grandmother 
(Mammy).  She referred to her (deceased) grandfather as Pop.


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Regards, Pete 



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