Belarus SIG #Belarus Re: Shtetl Names #belarus

Larry Gaum <lgaum@...>

I would answer yes. Here are some other names for STOLBTSY:

STEYPTS, STOPTS, STOYPTS. I will bet dollars to donuts
your family transliteration of "Shtapes" is just another
variation. I have had similiar problems with shtetlach in
my family.

Larry Gaum

Al Cohen wrote:
Does anyone know if Stolbcy is the Belarussian name for Shtapes?
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