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Re: Gravestone Inscriptions

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  • petrovi@nsppresov.sk
    otec- father matka - mother odpocivajte v pokoji - rest in peace Imrich ... parents
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 5, 2001
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      otec- father
      matka - mother
      odpocivajte v pokoji - rest in peace

      Imrich
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      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., tskvarenina@y... wrote:
      > Hi,
      >
      > Went visiting to a cemetery near Chicago where my grandparents are
      > buried and was fortunate enough to also find my grandmother's
      parents
      > buried nearby.
      >
      > Many of the tombstones, including my great grand parents, were
      > inscribed in Slovak (I think). Can someone translate the following
      > for me:
      >
      > otec (I'm guessing this means father or husband?)
      > matka (mother or wife?)
      >
      > odpocivajte v pakoji
      >
      >
      > Thanks,
      >
      > Tim
    • John Venham
      otec= father matka=mother o.i.p.= rest in peace ... __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Get personalized email addresses from
      Message 2 of 3 , Jun 7, 2001
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        otec= father
        matka=mother

        o.i.p.= rest in peace


        --- tskvarenina@... wrote:
        > Hi,
        >
        > Went visiting to a cemetery near Chicago where my
        > grandparents are
        > buried and was fortunate enough to also find my
        > grandmother's parents
        > buried nearby.
        >
        > Many of the tombstones, including my great grand
        > parents, were
        > inscribed in Slovak (I think). Can someone
        > translate the following
        > for me:
        >
        > otec (I'm guessing this means father or
        > husband?)
        > matka (mother or wife?)
        >
        > odpocivajte v pakoji
        >
        >
        > Thanks,
        >
        > Tim
        >
        >


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