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As the title suggests, where can I get the list of diminutive forms of people's first names? Like Mike for Michael and Dave for David.

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The lists at Diminutives and Alternative Names for the Most Common English Christian Names broken link (a copy of this list is currently (2013) here) and Think Baby Names might be a good start.

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The list is comprehensive, thank you! :) –  Eddy Sep 12 '10 at 4:52
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