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'Pinky Ke Papa' To 'Honey Bunny' -- How Indian Women Address Their Partners In Private Has Changed Over The Years

We have come a long way from 'Pinky ke papa' to 'Pumpkin', from 'Husband' to 'Honey Buns', and from 'Suniye' to 'Snuggle Bunny'. When it comes to naming the grandson, grandpa's writ still rules in most households, but nicknaming your husband is entirely your choice. Call him Baby or Baba, Chotu or Motu, as long as the connotations are positive, it is more about affection than gender dynamics.