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Subject: Zenouska - from Russian Zhenya (Yevgenia)?
Author: Rosomaqa   (guest, 83.31.128.21)
Date: May 2, 2004 at 5:27:49 AM
Reply to: Zenouska by Caitrín
I am not Russian, but I'm *guessing* this might be related to the popular Russian name Zhenya, an unisex nickname for Yevgenia (f.) or Yevgeniy (m.) Russian for Eugenia or Eugene.

A further diminutive of Zhenya might be Zhenyushka (Zhen-yooshka, first syllable stress), which might have been transformed into Zenouska.

Regards,

Rosomaqa

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