Are the Jewish names "Elyakim Getzel" a usual combination? #general

Nick <tulse04-news@...>

See which gives various
explanations for it, including Getzel Getzel being a Yiddish version of

Nick Landau
London, UK

COHNREICH (Anklam, Germany Krajenka, Poland) ATLAS (Wielkie Oczy (near
Lvov/Lemberg), Poland) WEITZMAN (Cracow), WECHSLER(Schwabach, Germany)
KOHN/WEISSKOPF (Wallerstein and Kleinerdlingen,Germany) LANDAU (only adopted
on leaving Belarus or later)/FREDKIN (?) (Gomel, Mogilev, Chernigov,

JOSHUA WILKENFELD <wilkenfeld@...>

I know there are some commmon combinations of names such as "Yehuda
Leib", "Naftali Hertz", "Zvi Hersh", etc., but is "Elyakim Getzel" a common
combination too?
Also, what is the meaning of the name "Getzel"?

Joshua Wilkenfeld
Metuchen, NJ