JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Equivalent 4 Szaja, Ruchli,Marya or Maria..... #general


Sue Kahana <sue@...>
 

I'll take a stab at Ruchli - probably Ruchel, aka Rachel today, Marya,
or Maria would probably be Miriam, can't even venture a guess at
Szaja, sorry.

But, as everybody keeps saying, just because those SOUND like they
should be equivilent, doesn't mean that they are. I have a neice named
Miriam whose Hebrew name is Malka.... There really doesn't have to be
any connection whatsoever.

Good luck.

Sue

On 14 Aug 2000 17:10:26 -0700, shapie@juno.com (Yonasan Shapiro)
wrote:

Can someone please tell me what the Yiddish and/or Hebrew for the
following names... Szaja, Ruchli,and Marya or Maria. This will be very
helpful....

Yonasan Shapiro

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