Re: names, nicknames, multiple language names, etc. #belarus

Carlos Glikson

Les Evenchick asked if "any compilation exists for variations on first

I would suggest consulting Prof. Jerry Esterson's extensively documented
JewishGiven Names Database under Databases in JewishGen:

Best wishes,

Carlos Glikson

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From: "les evenchick" <>
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Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 2010 1:28 AM
Subject: [belarus] names, nicknames, multiple language names, etc.

Does any compilation exist for variations on first names.?

For examples, I have ancestors and relatives named Abraham who were also
called Abram, Avrom, Avcei.

Joshua Yehoshua, Ovcei Samuel, Schmui Archie, Ochie Harry, Hirsh, Girsh

Les Evenchick
New Orleans, La

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