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Subject: Re: Thanks! :-D (more)
Author: Domhnall   (guest,
Date: December 27, 2003 at 11:07:16 PM
Reply to: Thanks! :-D (more) by Lucille
Joes would only be an abbrieviation of Johannes and not a short-form or nickname (especially considering German was the lingua franca). So I would record the full Johannes Petrus.

An equivalent would be the seemingly defunct English custom of abbrieviating Joseph as Jos. or William as Wm. on signage and such.

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