In recent years (most notably since 2003), the nickname Jack (for the more formal
John and, to a lesser extent, for Jacob) has become increasingly used as the ...
May 24, 2010 ... Where did we get Dick from Richard? ... English commoners and peasants, (John
Doe) which could be why Jack came became his nickname.
May 27, 2010 ... Here's one theory it suggests for the origin of “Jack”: ... And Jen was their way of
saying John. So little John ... How did Samuel become Sam?
Mar 13, 2014 ... I know Jack is a traditional nickname for John, my husband and our families .....
that they will become even less associated with Maria and John in the future. .... (
Not that that's what either you, Swistle, or the original poster did!
May 17, 2011 ... This is a follow-up question to Nicknames: Why is "Bob" a nickname for "Robert"?
... How did Trapper John from MASH get his nickname?
I have to say that Jack being used as a nickname for John is completely
counterintuitive but I love ..... This did not need explaining in the film, it was
Oct 23, 2013 ... There's actually a word for nicknames stemming from the last syllable of a name: '
aphesis,' accounting, ... And how did Jack connect to John?
Oct 27, 2008 ... I'll go into more detail a few names down, but 'Harry' is a variation of 'Henry', and
... Jack can be, but isn't restricted to, John and/or Jonathan.
Answer Because Jack is the nickname for John; i.e. Jack Kennedy. It comes from
the ... How did John J Pershing get the nickname Black Jack? He was called ...
Originally a pet form of John (God is gracious) and Jackson (son of Jack), Jack is
... Irish Boys Names: Most Popular Names for Boys in the Republic of Ireland ...