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Subject: Re: Surname Gama
Author: ירד   (guest)
Date: May 14, 2006 at 6:40 PM
Reply to: Surname Gama by Bianca

Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama shared your surname. In your family's case, the prefix could have been dropped if it had at one time been used. My best deduction is that the name itself might likely be derived from the letter Γ, in which case your surname would mean "camello".

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  • Surname Gama - Bianca  May 14 2006, 2:56 AM
    • Re: Surname Gama - Jacques  Dec 6 2006, 3:08 PM
    • Re: Surname Gama - ירד  May 14 2006, 6:40 PM