Headstone translation needed #translation


Bob Silverstein
 

I cannot figure out the first name, גינענדיל, on the attached headstone.  Can someone help me please?

Thanks
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Bob Silverstein
bobsilverstein@...
Elk Grove Village, IL

Researching Kaplan (Krynki, Poland) Tzipershteyn (Logishin, Pinsk, Belarus), Friedson/Fridzon (Pinsk, Cuba, Massachusetts), Israel and Goodman (Mishnitz, Warsaw, Manchester).


JoAnne Goldberg
 

Genendel (with various English spellings).

I cannot figure out the first name, גינענדיל, on the attached headstone.  Can someone help me please?

Thank
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Bob Silverstein
bobsilverstein@...
Elk Grove Village, IL

Researching Kaplan (Krynki, Poland) Tzipershteyn (Logishin, Pinsk, Belarus), Friedson/Fridzon (Pinsk, Cuba, Massachusetts), Israel and Goodman (Mishnitz, Warsaw, Manchester).



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JoAnne Goldberg - Menlo Park, California; GEDmatch M131535
BLOCH, SEGAL, FRIDMAN, KAMINSKY, PLOTNIK/KIN -- LIthuania
GOLDSCHMIDT, HAMMERSCHLAG,HEILBRUNN, REIS(S), EDELMUTH, ROTHSCHILD, SPEI(Y)ER -- Hesse, Germany
COHEN, KAMP, HARFF, FLECK, FRÖHLICH, HAUSMANN,  DANIEL  -- Rhineland, Germany

 


Susan&David
 

Ginendel  /  Genendil

The name is on this list:
https://www.jewishgen.org/Ukraine/files/infosheets/_L_Handwritten_Samples_of_Female_Given_Names.pdf

David Rosen
Boston, MA



On 6/16/2021 11:58 PM, Bob Silverstein wrote:
I cannot figure out the first name, גינענדיל, on the attached headstone.  Can someone help me please?

Thanks
--
Bob Silverstein
bobsilverstein@...
Elk Grove Village, IL

Researching Kaplan (Krynki, Poland) Tzipershteyn (Logishin, Pinsk, Belarus), Friedson/Fridzon (Pinsk, Cuba, Massachusetts), Israel and Goodman (Mishnitz, Warsaw, Manchester).


Carol Hoffman
 

Ginadel daughter of Rabbi Mordechai Gedalia

Carol Hoffman


Dubin, David M. MD
 

Stolen from a Jewishgen reply from 10 years ago:

Genendel is a variation of the Old High German word Genana, which means
grandmother or old woman. It is an amuletic name which means it is given
for good luck, as in "may this child live for many years."

Joseph Hirschfield
Portage, Michigan USA
HIRSZFELD, HIRSCHFELD, LINDENBAUM, BUXBAUM, BUCHSBAUM-Skwarzawa, Jaryczow
Nowy, Glinyany, Sielec Bienkow-GALICIA
MINOFF, MINOWICKI, MINOWITZKI-Brest Litovsk, Wysoko Litovsk-BELARUS

david Dubin
Teaneck, NJ