Ask AP: Elvis Presley

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on January 18, 2009

I’ve been an Elvis fan forever. I’ve read that Elvis and Priscilla referred to each other as “Satnin’.” What does that mean?

—Lois Floyd, Red Bluff, Calif.

“Satnin'” was Elvis’ baby-talk nickname for his mother, Gladys, whom he felt had skin as soft as satin.