ShAlEyNsTfOh Activity: 4 / 163
Joined: Feb 5, 2011 ♂ :-(
May 30, 2011, 10:09am #12
my babcia's name was Leonarda.. we called her Lonia. :D
and I think that the jewish/yiddish names would've been most unique in pre-war poland, at least compared to the common names of ethnic Poles today.
Examples: Menachem, Herman, Mordechaj, Yitzhak, Szmul, Shevah, Moshe, etc.