Re: Yiddish words, #general


In a message dated 98-09-10 13:17:19 EDT, p.mett@... writes:

<< I, too, am translating part of a yiskor book and need help with a few
>Yiddish words, abbreviations, titles.
>1. alef, yud, nun, zayin, shin

=inzh ? >>

mBernet: I'm inclined to think it's "einzesh" = "once"
it could possibly (since you're looking at titles) be abbreviation for

Michael Bernet

BERNET, BERNAT, BAERNET etc >from Frensdorf, Bamberg, Nurnberg, (Bavaria)
KONIGSHOFER: Welbhausen, Konigshofen, Furth (S. Germany)
ALTMANN: Kattowitz, Breslau, Poznan, Beuthen--Upper Silesia/Poland
WOLF, Sali & Rachel, Rotterdam, murdered by Dr. Petiot, Paris ca 1942
WEIL[L], Albert, Fr. hon. consul in Nurnberg; returned to France 1936/7.

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