Given name *Zelda* #general


manuel brandt
 

Hello List:

My wife says her Hebrew name is Zelda. Is this an authentic Hebrew name.If
not, what is it.

Manuel Brandt

Researching BRAND, BRANDT,SCHALIT WASSERSTROM.


hennynow
 

My research shows that Zelda is a derivative of Salida.

Salida, >from Old German, means *happiness* and is probably a feminine
variation, in translation, of the Hebrew name Asher (meaning *happy*).

Henny

Henriette Moed Roth
Los Angeles, California
hennynow@pacbell.net


Lalita Claff <lalita@...>
 

Hi
My mother's Hebrew name was Zelda also (her English name was Hilda). My
Hebrew name is Laike bat Zelda (or should I say Yiddish name????)
Cheers
Leora Claff

researching
CLAFF, SMOLENSKY, ROSENBERG, LAZAR


At 08:00 19/09/02 -0400, you wrote:

My wife says her Hebrew name is Zelda. Is this an authentic Hebrew
name.If not, what is it.

Manuel Brandt