|Subject:||Re: Names whose masculine and feminine forms coincide|
|Author:||Christo (guest, 18.104.22.168)|
|Date:||August 10, 2004 at 11:17:25 PM|
|Reply to:||Names that have gone "the other way" by Kelly R.|
There can be many names whose masculine and feminine forms coincide. E.g., there are many French names of that kind, some even with identical spelling (Dominique etc.).
Elisha for a male is a byblical name.
Elisha for a female is a diminutive for Elisabeth (Elisaveta) in some Slavic languages.
For Jan, there is godd explanation in the database.
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