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Re: Jewish names

From:BP Jonsson <bpj@...>
Date:Saturday, July 29, 2000, 19:37
At 19:57 28.7.2000 -0400, Steg Belsky wrote:

>"Moishe" is a distinctively Ashkenazic form.
I wonder if it is, since it is Moisé in Italian. Last time this was up Ray said the Septuagint spelling is Mo:yse: (mu-omega-upsilon-sigma-eta)! /BP 8^)> -- B.Philip Jonsson (delete X) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ "Truth, Sir, is a cow which will give [skeptics] no more milk, and so they are gone to milk the bull." -- Sam. Johnson (no rel. ;)