18099Re: [S-R] tornoczki
- Aug 30, 2007--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Janet Kozlay" <kozlay@...>
> Dear Julia,
> The names Tornoczki, Tornoczi, and Tornoci all mean "from Tornoc,"
> in old Nyitra county in Hungary which Michael has identified foryou.
>by "c" and
> "cz" is an obsolete Hungarian letter which has now been replaced
> is pronounced "ts."With that clue (I was looking up cz in the archives and your message
showed up) I checked the Slovak online phone book and found a couple
Tornoci in Trnava and one in Dunajska Streda. Both towns are within a
25 mile radius of Trnovec Nad Vahom.
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