unusual names Girm and Girsh #belarus

Herbert Lazerow

If you saw both Girm and Girsh with the same surname, this is the given name Girsh, one of the most common given names. It is very easy to mistake the Russian script m, sh, and t if they are written carelessly.
Herbert Lazerow
Professor of Law, U. of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park, San Diego CA 92110
(619)260-4597, fax 619-260-2230

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