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Subject: Re: meaning
Author: Anneza   (Authenticated as Anneza)
Date: March 2, 2012 at 12:33:18 AM
Reply to: meaning by Yacha (female)
Our lists here are pretty accurate, and Yasha is given as a Russian diminutive of Yakov, which is their spelling of the name we know as Jacob.

Not what I'd call female, but the -a ending is usual for male diminutives in Russian.

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