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The connotation of familiarity (my friend Jean-Phi, as opposed to my new colleague Jean-Philippe; cinoche, the place I often go for entertainment, as opposed to cinéma, the neutral word for a movie theater) is what makes them hypocorisms.Hypocorisms of first names are commonly based on truncation, only keeping the first (Max) or last (Hans) syllable(s), sometimes in contracted form as these examples show. Hypocorisms of first names are commonly based on truncation, only keeping the first (Kat-; Jul-) syllable, sometimes in contracted form as these examples show.Jake and Amir's involvement in podcasting lead them to founding Head Gum, a podcast network managing 34 podcasts as of 2016.Jake and Amir eventually left College Humor to focus on producing their own content.Informal French has a number of diminutive nicknames, although not as systematically as in English.In French, for both male and female names, hypocorisms are most commonly formed by dropping the last syllable: A special case is the ending in -ick/ -ic, which is the French writing for the hypocoristic form in Breton "-ig", used for both genders. This diminutive, in its French form of "ick" or "ic", became in vogue for official names in the second half of the 20th century: In Breton, the diminutive form "...ig" can be given to any kind of names, nouns or adjectives, (un tammig, a few), while in French it relates only to given names. Often in Breton a hypocoristic form of a given name can be made by putting away the first syllable.
These words are familiar/informal versions of the underlying words.
The English forms Johnny or Johnnie and Bobby or Bobbie are quite common in the Netherlands.
Addition of a diminutive suffix, usually -ie or -y, often to an already shortened name. Although most often applied to the names of children, it is not uncommon for an adult to be referred to by the diminutive, especially by family, friends and close acquaintances: Also, initials of complex names are often used as the hypocorism, e.g.: Brandon William → B W → B Dub Esperanto forms nicknames by suffixing -njo (for females) and -ĉjo (for males) to the first letter(s) of the basic name or word.
First trying to land a TV show with TBS and later Tru TV, Jake and Amir eventually struck a deal with Vimeo to write and direct the original web series, Lonely and Horny.
In May 2007, Jake and Amir began producing sketch comedy videos for College Humor starring the two of them, a series later dubbed Jake and Amir.
Often the ending -i is added to these truncated nameforms. Further diminutives can be added with the suffixes -lein, -(e)l or -chen, e. Often the ending -i is added to these truncated nameforms (Kati, Laci, Julcsi, Ági, Feri).