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Finally, An Answer To Why 'Dick' Is Short For The Name Richard

The long and storied history of Dick.

We all know “Dick” is short for Richard. It’s one of those facts of life you learn at an early age (especially if your name is Richard), but no one ever tells you the origin. 

Well, the very studious people at Today I Found Out have the answer, and it’s chock-full of history.

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