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Subject: Re: Makray
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: June 9, 2010 at 12:58 PM
Reply to: Makray by mcts

Probably from a place name Makra, there is one in the Veszprém area of Western Hungary, also a Makra-volgy (Makra Valley). The Y ending is an old adjectival ending, so making the meaning "of Makra" or "from Makra". The modern spelling would be Makrai, which is also found as a surname.

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  • Makray - mcts  Jun 7 2010, 3:22 PM
    • Re: Makray - Jim Young  Jun 9 2010, 12:58 PM