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From: bob gillis <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Simultaneous place names
Date: Tue, 06 Mar 2012 16:33:01 -0500
On 3/4/2012 4:56 PM, Bruce Bauer wrote:
> I have some places in Eastern Slovakia where the village has two
> simultaneous names. One is usually the Hungarian or modern Slovak name
> (used by the government) and the other is Rusyn (not Russian, used by
> the villagers ). Is there a way of citing both names?
I would enter the village name (Hungarian-Slovak)/(Rusyn) and in the Tag
memo an explanation.
If you have a number of Tags like this then put the explanation before
the first Tag or person.
Would people reading your report/web site speak Rusyn or would records
be filed under the Rusyn name?
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