Endearing pet names dating
In the spirit of “give ’em what they want”, I have started a list of pet names to give the thousands of you who visit here every month and have no clue what to call your affectionate other some ideas.
If you know of one that is missing, let me know in the comments and I’ll add it. Affectionate Cute Pet Names a | b | c | d | e | f | g | h | i | j | k | l | m | n | o | p | q | r | s | t | u | v | w | x | y | z a Adorable Alliebear (Good for all your Allison’s) Amazing Angel Angel Eyes Angel Face Angel Heart Angel of Mine Apple of My Eye b Babe Babes Baboo Babushka Baby Baby Angel Baby Bear Baby Boo Baby Boy Baby-Bugga-Boo Baby Cakes Baby Doll Baby Face Baby Girl Baby Kins Baby Love Bambi Beany Bear Beautiful Bee’s Knees Better Half Big…
As evident from the above-mentioned examples, hypocorisms frequently demonstrate (indirectly) a phonological linguistic universal (or tendency) for high-pitched sounds to be used for smaller creatures and objects (here as more "cute" or less imposing names).
Higher-pitched sounds are associated with smaller creatures because smaller creatures can only make such high frequency sounds given their smaller larynxes.
They've always wanted a sister to pet; and Aunt Phoebe is hoping you'll not disappoint her.
Now, Pet, my darling, you had better go along with Mother and get ready for the boat.
Or it might be a nickname he finds offensive or way too corny for words.
I did not know you had been in a yard before—says you were the pet at Elmore's in London.
Whether you feel a twinge of envy or you think they should “get a room”, you can’t help but notice when those lovey-dovey duos call each other by cute little pet names.
Maybe you have come up with a few of your own cute names to call your boyfriend, but you want to think of something new and different.
The nurse calls out to find Juliet: “What lamb, what ladie bird... ” The term of endearment refers to a close female friend or sweetheart.
Within the next 100 years, took on the sense of “butterfly” and “ladybug,” the first of which is no longer in use, though the latter is still used today.