Not an antedating
Kim & Rima McKinzey
rkmck at EARTHLINK.NET
Thu Nov 6 21:40:42 UTC 2003
> James A. Landau writes:
>Now for my request to ADS-L: can anyone provide a plausible feminine form
>Simply declare it to be short for Josepha or Josephine.
Wrong vowel. I would think Josie or Jo would be the short form for
those. I think it could be short for Jocelyn, though, with the s/sh
shift being common in many dialects.
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