Re: Origins of the female name Cyrel, Ciral or Ceral #galicia


Simon Barak
 

Marlene Bishow wrote:
Dear Cousins:
My ggggrandmother's name was Cyrel, Ciral or Ceral and she was born
about 1840 in Galicia. Does anybody know the origins of this somewhat unusual name.


Dear Cousin Marlene:
Zirl or Tsirl means a precious ornament and is a bona fide Jewish name
Shimon Barak
ISRAEL

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