Re: Galitzaner Pronunciation - Omission #galicia

Alexander Sharon


I confirm Cyril's observation.

I grew up in Eastern Galicia after WWII. My parents' friend was
Szyje [shee yeh], sometimes we called him Szyja [shee yah] which
was a bit funny as this mean 'neck' in Polish.

Alexander Sharon
Calgary, AB

Cyril Fox <> wrote...

My late father was Yehoshua and was known as Sheeya and
? pronounced like that. He was a Galitzianer, born in Jezierna near

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