Re: Ashkenazim naming children for living people #general


ewolfson
 

Perhaps more likely is that the father's name was something Abraham (with Abraham
representing the given name of the grandfather which may have alternately been used
as a surname). Clerical reversals of names were quite common for that place and time.

Best,
Evan W. Wolfson
Pittsburgh, PA

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