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From: "Mal Pace" <>
Subject: Re: Boy, oh boy!:-)
Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2002 23:02:59 +1200
Hi Pete - I think the Welsh use 'boy' and 'boyo' and I am sure someone will
correct me if I'm wrong! Cheers, Mal.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Cavill" <>
Sent: Monday, September 16, 2002 9:00 PM
Subject: Boy, oh boy!:-)
> I am one of those people who likes to see and hear the name "Boy" after
some men's forename; like, Danny-Boy, Del-Boy, Jimmy-Boy, 'Arry-Boy, etc.,
> I wonder if this is a "regional" thing, and how and when this started?
> Pete Cavill
> Western Australia
> ex Enfield, North Middlesex/London
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