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Subject: Re: Legesse
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: September 24, 2007 at 8:14:27 AM
Reply to: Legesse by Melaku
There seems to be a dearth of knowledge of African names among posters to this site. I usually direct enquirers to a site that is dedicated to African names, but
a) The message board there is not operational at the moment, and
b) Every time I try to post a reply containing the site's URL, the spam filter here rejects my message.
Legesse seems to be a surname and forename (male) of the Omoro people of Ethiopia. So it should be safe to assume that it was originally the given name of a male ancestor. The meaning has not come to light
Messages in this thread:
  • Legesse - Melaku  Sep 18 2007, 12:59:24 PM
    • Re: Legesse - Jim Young  Sep 24 2007, 8:14:27 AM