Re: ukraine digest: May 20, 2004 #ukraine
drora pershing <dpershing@...>
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In answer to Michelle Franger's posting:
Maybe this has to do with the (preferred) Sephardic pronunciation of Hebrew?
My family background is Ashkenazi on both sides, (southwestern Podolia
around Kamenets-Podolsk) but when I was a child in New York in the 1940s my
father insisted on our attending a Sephardi synagogue and Hebrew school to
retain the Hebrew pronunciation as spoken in Israel.
Drora Pershing Maynard
Bayside, New York.
Nov'ushitze: BERKOVICH, BERCOVICH; LANDA; Zamechov: FAERSTEIN; FLEISCHMAN.
Does anyone know if there were Sephardim, or Sephard-descended