Origin of ZHA #general


ROBERT Christian <christian.robert19@...>
 

I know that the name of ZHA have a Chinese origin, but is it possible that
he have also a jewish origin?
Thank you very much for your answer;
Christian


Stan Goodman <sheol@...>
 

christian.robert19@wanadoo.fr (ROBERT Christian) opined:
I know that the name of ZHA have a Chinese origin, but is it possible
that he have also a jewish origin?
Actually, I think it's Hungarian, especially as a given name, in its
doubled form: Zsa-Zsa.

Stan Goodman, Qiryat Tiv'on, Israel

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S. & J. Neuwirth <solaris@...>
 

Well, it is a bit contrived explanation, Zsa Zsa Gabor's name was more a
kind of "kinui" in Budapest / Holywood slang than an actual name.
J. Neuwirth

----- Original Message -----
From: "Stan Goodman" <sheol@hashkedim.com>
To: "JewishGen Discussion Group" <jewishgen@lyris.jewishgen.org>
Sent: Wednesday, January 10, 2001 9:54 AM
Subject: Re: Origin of ZHA

christian.robert19@wanadoo.fr (ROBERT Christian) opined:
I know that the name of ZHA have a Chinese origin, but is it possible
that he have also a jewish origin?
Actually, I think it's Hungarian, especially as a given name, in its
doubled form: Zsa-Zsa.

Stan Goodman, Qiryat Tiv'on, Israel