Hungary SIG #Hungary Vilmos, Zev, Farkas #hungary


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My great-grandfather Farkas Schwartz was named Zev in Hebrew. My understanding is that both Farkas and Zev mean "wolf" in Hungarian and Hebrew respectively.

My American-born uncle, who was named after his grandfather Farkas, was William in English and Zev in Hebrew.

Helene Kenvin

Researching: SCHWARTZ, WEISS, BALAJTI (Miskolc)

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