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Subject: Re: Ghevondian
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: March 31, 2009 at 12:04:58 PM
Reply to: Ghevondian by John
Armenian, denoting descent from a man named Ghevond. This is from the Greek name Leontios. The intrusive V occurs in other names with the EO vowel combination, such as George, Armenian Gevorg. The GH for L occurs in other names from the Greek, such as Nikoghos (Nicholas) and Aghexander.
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  • Ghevondian - John  Mar 30 2009, 8:00:35 PM
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