A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NEE

Sun, 5 May '24
"Born" in France
Wed, 1 May '24
Once called
Sun, 17 Mar '24
Originally called
Wed, 24 Jan '24
Born
Sat, 30 Dec '23
Previously known as
Wed, 18 Oct '23
Lily Potter, ___ Evans
Sun, 15 Oct '23
Originally named
Tue, 27 Jun '23
Formerly known as
Mon, 22 May '23
Originally known as
Mon, 24 Apr '23
Formerly known as
Thu, 29 Dec '22
Former name signifier
Tue, 29 Nov '22
Formerly
Sat, 12 Nov '22
Previously
Wed, 5 Oct '22
Once named
Sun, 25 Sep '22
Jennifer Affleck ___ Lopez
Thu, 30 Jun '22
Meghan Mountbatten-Windsor ___ Markle
Mon, 27 Jun '22
Victoria Beckham ___ Adams
Wed, 15 Jun '22
Agatha Christie ___ Miller
Sun, 1 May '22
Wedding notice word
Mon, 28 Mar '22
Once named
Sun, 13 Feb '22
Once called
Tue, 1 Feb '22
Formerly called
Sat, 29 Jan '22
Name-dropping word
Tue, 25 Jan '22
Formerly named
Thu, 13 Jan '22
Formerly known as
Sun, 12 Sep '21
By birth
Mon, 9 Aug '21
Jill Biden ___ Jacobs
Wed, 23 Jun '21
French word between two names
Tue, 11 May '21
Born: Fr.
Sun, 2 May '21
French for "born"
Sun, 14 Mar '21
Word connecting two last names
Thu, 4 Mar '21
Michelle Obama ___ Robinson
Fri, 26 Feb '21
Jill Biden ___ Jacobs
Sun, 7 Feb '21
Formerly called
Tue, 12 Jan '21
Word in an alumnae directory, maybe