Why Do We Say Duck?
The word duck is a term of greeting we use in Nottingham.
It dates back to Saxon times. The word Ducas, a term of respect, similar to the Middle English word Duc or Duck which means a leader or commander- such as the word duke.
So don't be offended if we call you duck! We are just being nice, and not implying you waddle, have a beak or even go "Quack"!