Re: [S-R] surname spellings??
- I Did not know the locals name for Cukalovce,Thankyou.
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "vchromoho" <rcuster@...> wrote:
> --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, b <panther7775@> wrote:
> > Hi David,
> > Do you know what the first names Jeoka and Yierko would be
> translated into English?
> > (Names coming out of the village Cukalovce.)
> > Bonnie Seech-Dailey
> > panther7775@
> I'm not David, but it looks to me like the names would be
> Jevka [Yevka] = Eve
> Jurko [Yurko] = George
> I don't think anybody has mentioned this to you, but Cukalovce
> a village inhabited mainly by Rusyns, not Slovaks. In their native
> Rusyn language, the locals call it Chukalavtsi (Èukalavci).