Re: Given Names Miriam and Malke #galicia
Robert Israel <israel@...>
In article Eden Joachim < email@example.com> wrote:
Are any of you able to tell me if there is a relationship between theThe only relationship that they both start with M.
My great great grandmother died in Newark, New Jersey in 1910, and her sonIt was quite common that an immigrant with a Hebrew/Yiddish name such as
Malke would choose a more "American-sounding" name such as Miriam, often
one starting with the same letter.
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