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of Ashkenazic Given Names and Their Variants
by Alexander Beider
A subset of Dr. Beider's A
Dictionary of Ashkenazic Given Names: Their Origins, Structure,
Pronunciation and Migrations,
description of the origin and evolution of 735 root masculine and
feminine Ashkenazic given names and a tree-like
structure of all the name variants which shows how they were derived
from the root name. There is an index that identifies more
given names derived from the 735 root names. The index is in three
names as they appeared in the Latin alphabet, names in the Cyrillic
alphabet and those in the Hebrew alphabet.
8½" x 11" 232 pp. softcover $29.00
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