[DWJ] In which I satisfy the curious (I hope!)

Lance Nathan tahnan at MIT.EDU
Wed Sep 20 11:02:16 EDT 2006


On Wed, 20 Sep 2006 deborah.dwj at suberic.net wrote:

> My friend the linguist has a nacsent theory about why fantasyland girls' 
> names tend to end with "a" out of all proportion to girls' names in the 
> cultures that fantasyland emulates.  Perhaps it deserves and entry in 
> the Tough Guide. :)

In fact, if anyone out there has a complete list of names from DWJ, marked 
by source and by gender, feel free to send it to me.  It deserves a credit 
in the paper that I hope will grow out of my nascent theory. :-)

 	--Lance, her friend the linguist



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