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Hungary SIG #Hungary Re: more names #hungary


Chaim Frenkel <chaimf@...>
 

What would lead you to make the connection? If the names are different
what would make you equate them?

Chaim Frenkel
Brooklyn, NY

"TB" == Tomer Brunner <tomerbr@hotmail.com> writes:
TB> When my grandfather was born and had to be registered, the
TB> clerk asked my gfather's mother for her name, and when she
TB> said that her name is Bela the clerk answered that there isn't
TB> such Hungarian name, and wrote her name as Borbala.
TB> So it it still possible that Betty comes instead of Borbala, but
TB> also other names are likely to do so.

TB> In other cases I came across replacement of Lili by Alice
TB> and Bernat by Bernhard.
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