JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Ashkenazim naming children for living people #general


joyweave
 

One suggestion I haven’t seen in response to the question of naming an
Ashkenazi child for a living relative is the possibility that the child was
name for a deceased relative on the other side of the family. I have seen
at least one instance in which this happened.

Joy Weaver
Islip, NY USA

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