Re Ben Gurion's original name Grin or Gruen or Green #general


Debbi Korman's recent message about Ben Gurion's birth name prompted me as
well as Louis Zetler to refer to Wigodor's book.

But I also looked up "Zieloner" in my little Polish dictionary, and found
that it does denote "greeness" or "verdure." Possibly this is why
"someone" suggested to Ms. Korman that Ben-Gurion's name had been originally

Naomi Fatouros (nee FELDMAN)
Bloomington, Indiana
Researching: BELKOWSKY, Odessa, Berdichev; FELDMAN, Pinsk; SHUTZ, SCHUTZ,
Shcherets; LEVY, Mulhouse;SAS, Podwolochisk; RAPOPORT, Tarnopol; BEHAM,
Salok, Kharkov.