Re: The given name Mali and its_Hebrew Equivalent #hungary

Katz, Itzik <Itzik.Katz@...>

Hello Amos and H-SIggers,
My ggg-mother was named Mari-Mali Fried and her Hebrew name was Miriam. =
As was discussed in H-SIG many times in the past one should be careful =
about tying Hungarian names to Hebrew ones as there is no one-to-one =
equivalence between them.

Isaac Katz

-----Original Message-----
From: Amos Israel Zezmer []=20
Sent: Wednesday, November 01, 2006 10:11 PM
Subject: [h-sig] The given name Mali and its_Hebrew Equivalent

Dear fellow H-Siggers,

If any of you have a relative with the given name of "M=E1li" among your =

ancestors, I would be interested to know what her Hebrew given name was. =

I am in the process of restoring my great grandmother's tombstone, upon=20
which are the names of her parents. The only letter in her mother's name =

to have withstood the ravages of time is the Hebrew letter "Mem." The=20
rest has remained a mystery, although I have managed to narrow it down=20
to two options.

Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.

Amos Zezmer
Yerres, France

SPIEGEL in Humenn=E9, Mucachevo and environs
ROTH in Zemplin and Vel'k=E9 Kapusany
SCHLANGER in Zemplin
BLEIER in Humenn=E9, Zemplin and Mucachevo

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