German SIG #Germany Given Name "Eselein" #germany


Justin Levy <levyduffy@...>
 

I have come across the rather unusual given name 'Eselein' in some documents from
Burgpreppach in Lower Franconia dated in 1776.
In German the name means 'little donkey' with the ending -lein being particularly
southern German.

Can anybody please tell me the Yiddish or Hebrew equivalent? Many thanks,

Justin Levy, Dublin, Ireland (levyduffy@eircom.net)

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