A sugar daddy was first documented as being an elderly man who lavishes gifts on a young woman.
Lisa Lim
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Language Matters by Lisa Lim

Why the word ‘daddy’ is similar the world over

Infant speech acquisition patterns have formed similar parental names for millennia but ‘sugar daddies’ came along only in the early 1900s

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A sugar daddy was first documented as being an elderly man who lavishes gifts on a young woman.
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