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how did nicknames become surnames?
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Asked 4/15/2009 1:27:44 PM
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that a good question, ive actually always wonderd that,lol
Added 5/2/2009 1:01:51 AM
surnames are to secognize persons. Is someones nick name is much famous than his surname then it is assigned as their surnames.
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i always wondered this myself.. the internet has always had pertinent info on wide subject matter. incredible.
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