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Latest revision as of 16:17, 20 May 2020

Georgie is a short form of the forename Georgiana, Georgina; Georgia. There are two main types of such shortenings: they are convenient for writing, e.g. in lists; or they are essentially spoken pet-names, and thus informal. (See Conventional abbreviations for forenames.)

Short form Long form Informal or written Other short forms Remarks
Georgie Georgiana, Georgina; Georgia informal Georgie is more often the female name Georgi(a)na than it is male

There is a list of similar names at Conventional abbreviations for forenames, as well as the category:short names

Note that any informal form may be spelled in different ways. Notably, any spelling listed that ends in '-ie' may be written with the ending '-y', and vice versa.