Re: Would a later born child have the same name as an earlier deceased child? #names


ab12cohen@...
 

It was even common amongst non-Jewish communities. Vincent Van Gogh was named after a sibling who died before he was born. He had to walk to school every day past the grave bearing his own name - not surprising his emotional state was so poor.

Alan Cohen
London HA6 2Yj

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