|Subject:||Re: What would the latinate forms of my names be?|
|Author:||Andy (guest, 126.96.36.199)|
|Date:||August 4, 2004 at 12:10:11 AM|
|Reply to:||What would the latinate forms of my names be? by Anthony|
Yes, of course ANTONIUS is the classical form of ANTHONY.
With DAVID it is a litte bit more complicated: It is not a classical name used by the Romans. In the Latin bible DAVID is just DAVID. But in Germany there was a fashion of educated people to latinize their German names, sometimes by translating them literally into Latin. So there (16th / 17th century) you will find DAVIDUS next to Rudolphus or Henricus.
Hope this answers your question.
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