[DWJ] In which I satisfy the curious (I hope!)

Roger Burton West roger at firedrake.org
Wed Sep 20 11:59:37 EDT 2006


On Wed, Sep 20, 2006 at 05:56:40PM +0200, Gili Bar-Hillel wrote:

>I can think of several Russian men's names that end in "a", like Mischa,
>Illya, Kolya, Sascha...

All of them diminutive or familiar forms, I believe.

R



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