Date: Thu, 16 Feb 1995 19:48:22 EST
From: Michael Montgomery N270053[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UNIVSCVM.CSD.SCAROLINA.EDU
Subject: Derivation of Jake
My assumption has always been that Jake is a nickname for Jacob rather
than James or John, but diachronic onomatologist needs to sign on and
give us the scoop.
U of South Carolina