Re: ViewMate: Lipman -- a Hebrew name? #general


MBernet@...
 

In a message dated 12/14/00 11:22:45 PM Eastern Standard Time,
Aejordan@... writes:

<< one of the names as being Lipman. Does anyone
recognize that as a Hebrew name >>

==Lipman (also Liebman) is a common kinnuy for the Hebrew name YomTov
(e.g. the 16th-17th century author of the commentary "Tosfot YomTov, whose
full name was YomTov Lipman Heller Halevy). According to Kaganoff, the
name is also associated with the Biblical name Eliezer, via the name
"Gottlieb."

Michael Bernet, New York

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