Re: name help
- I just was doing the same thing recently. At least in later period
Hungary, last names or by-names were generally descriptive or
locative i.e. "Anasztazia the Fox" or "Anasztazia from a certain
city". They can also be based on your father's name.
The folks at http://www.s-gabriel.org/docs/ were a really wonderful
help. There are several documents about constructing Hungarian
names. If you go to their home page, you can search prior research
they've done. If you search for "Durko", you can see the research
they did for me (report# 2522). The search is slow but it's worth to
see what they've done.
Darka (an alternate, though not documentable to period, spelling for
--- In sig@y..., "Amie Mischell Tiffany" <noloveforyou1999@y...>
> I am a new member of the SCA in florida and am doing a hungarianname
> personia can anyone help me come up with a last name. The first
> I am using is Anasztazia. Any help would be greatly appreciated.