A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

LIL

Thu, 21 Oct '21
Word before Kim, Wayne and Baby
Fri, 20 Aug '21
Short, for short
Wed, 9 Jun '21
With 43-Down, rapper with the 2021 #1 hit "Montero (Call Me by Your Name)"
Mon, 22 Feb '21
Grammy winner ___ Nas X