29716Re: [S-R] Given Name Waszyli in English
- May 6, 2011I had an uncle named Vasyl, which became Basil in the USA. My grandmother still
pronounced it with a "V".
That said, I have an uncle named Vasyl, but changed his name to William.
I also have cousins and many more acquaintances who changed their name to
On Fri, May 6, 2011 2:38 pm, Bill Tarkulich wrote:
> Many folks around the turn of the century used Charles for Vasyl, for
> reason unknown to me. It has no direct translation to English.
> On Fri, May 6, 2011 2:20 pm, Michael Mojher wrote:
>> Slovak for William is Viliam.
>> Could given name Vaszyli be WIlliam in English?
>> If not what might be some Hungarian, Slovak and Ukrainian names for
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