Re: Names: Scheindel, Leile(a) #general
Alter & Dina Ophir <alterdina@...>
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From: "Irv Kramer" <irvdk@...>
To: "JewishGen Discussion Group" <jewishgen@...>
Sent: Thursday, August 08, 2002 6:08 PM
Subject: Names: Scheindel, Leile(a)
I would appreciate some help with first names and their translation.
Leiele is a Yidish diminutive of the name Leah
Scheindel is a pet name of Scheina in Yidish meaning beautiful.
So the English variant for Scheina could be any name
chosen, or close phonetically, or vocal.