Re: Headstone translation needed #translation


Dubin, David M. MD
 

Stolen from a Jewishgen reply from 10 years ago:

Genendel is a variation of the Old High German word Genana, which means
grandmother or old woman. It is an amuletic name which means it is given
for good luck, as in "may this child live for many years."

Joseph Hirschfield
Portage, Michigan USA
HIRSZFELD, HIRSCHFELD, LINDENBAUM, BUXBAUM, BUCHSBAUM-Skwarzawa, Jaryczow
Nowy, Glinyany, Sielec Bienkow-GALICIA
MINOFF, MINOWICKI, MINOWITZKI-Brest Litovsk, Wysoko Litovsk-BELARUS

david Dubin
Teaneck, NJ

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