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Dictionary of Surnames (Wordsworth Collection)

by Iseabail C. MacLeod

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Published by NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal names,
  • Reference works,
  • Reference,
  • Dictionaries - General,
  • Genealogy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8978734M
    ISBN 10185326380X
    ISBN 109781853263804

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A Dictionary of Surnames is one of the best of the single-volume reference works on British and European surnames and is highly recomended for all types of libraries." ARBA "As Hanks and Hodges remark in their prefatory material, 'surnames studies are sadly neglected in most of the countries of Europe; the number of reliable reference works is remarkably small.'Cited by: This book is a must for writers.

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A compilation of 17, surnames. Surnames in Dictionary of German-Jewish Surnames. A ach • Aal • Aale • Aaron • Aaronheim • Aarons • Aaronsohn • Abarbanel • Abarbanel Sousa • Abarbanell • Abarlea • Abas • Abbas • Abbe • Abderode • Abecassis • Abecassis Cortereal • Abel • Abeldt • Abeles • Abelt • Abelsdorff • Abenatar • Abenatar.

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