Re: Headstone Translation #translation


Yom-Tov Lipa son of Reb Moshe, died 7th of Kislev 5697.

Yom Tov is one name meaning good day or holiday, it often goes with the Yiddish name Lipa.
Reb is an honorific and doesn't mean that his father was a Rabbi.
The English date would be November 20th after sunset or day of the 21st, 1936.

Binyamin Kerman
Baltimore MD

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