|Author:||Ivayla (Authenticated as Ivayla)|
|Date:||June 9, 2005 at 3:13:18 PM|
|Reply to:||Jimmy-boy by יֶרֶד|
Ya'aqov (Hebrew) -> Iakobos (Greek) -> Jacobus (Latin) -> Jacomus (Latin) -> James. There was a reasonable explanation of why the Romans found "m" more appealing/easier to pronounce than "b", but you'd have to search in the archives.
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
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