Lizzy to family; Eliza to friends
Posted by Linda on November 28, 1997 at 14:04:47:
In response to Lizzy, written by Janette on November 26, 1997 at 21:31:20
] ] I am rather new here and this might be a silly question, but I simply had to ask:
] ] Why does everybody call Elizabeth, Lizzie?
] ] I wasn't able to find it anywhere in the book. She is sometimes called Eliza, but never Lizzie.
] ] :)
] Maybe not Lizzie, but certainly Lizzy. Jane, Charlotte, and both her parents call her Lizzy fairly often. You can do a search on the word from the top of the P&P board if you want to track them down. :-)
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