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    Right so, must remember to call it a dummy when out and about.

    We call it a dodi, I have no idea why, but it's always been called that in our family growing up so its hard to break the habit.

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    We used to call it dodi too! (Kids growing up in Ireland)
    Or dodo too.

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    For some reason my Hungarian grandma always called it a "shnooly"...LOL. So that's what our whole family called them. But, if I didn't call it that, I would call it a pacifier or a paci but that's probably because I'm Canadian. Since coming here I call it a dummy.

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    Dum dum here

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    One family I worked for called them binkies. Dad was Welsh/English and mum South African via America, so I really don't know what the heritage of that word is! Anyone heard of that one or know where it's from?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FearlessLeader View Post
    One family I worked for called them binkies. Dad was Welsh/English and mum South African via America, so I really don't know what the heritage of that word is! Anyone heard of that one or know where it's from?
    I thought it was American.

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    My grandad calls it a pipe

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    Dummy and when I was living in America my friends would refer to them as a 'Binkie'.


 

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