This is a pretty basic idea and is actually something that a lot of people do without even realizing.
This type of nickname can often happen by accident when there are too many people in an office, class or social circle with the same name.
Dred — Mr.
This pet name is great for guys with a sweet tooth, or who are just too adorable for words.
An example of this is Jennifer, turning into Jenny.
Hercules — Self-explanatory pet name for a man who can lift mountains for you.
Stud — For those boys who can do wonders in bed.
Hi, my name is Evan Michaels and I'm a man.
Do you have a favorite movie?
Not to mention tantalizing dirty talk is more than just saying a few words
Whatever your reason for thinking up a new nickname for yourself, or for others, here are a few more tips to help you come up with something that works.
Zorro — A classic pet name for a man who fights in a shady way for a good cause.
Or asked the pizza delivery place to cut your pizza into the shape of a heart?
Nutty — For the guy who can get a bit crazy at times.
Doesn't that sound exciting?
This can also be a good idea if your first name is difficult to pronounce or very long, and if your surname is simple.