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Subject: a umlaut ?
Author: Kay   (guest, 62.254.0.54)
Date: April 30, 2006 at 1:42:18 PM
Reply to: curious about "ae" names by Tempestgirl
In Germanic languages "a Umlaut" is what you would call it, and its a transliteration of "ä" there are quite a number of Germanic names including this vowel e.g. Bärbel, Käthe, Matthäus etc here is a list

Bärbel
Cäcilia/Cäcilie
Cäsarina/Cäsarine
Fränze
Helinä
Heljä
Kläe
Kläre
Käthe
Lätizia
Matthäa
Märzella
Märzellin{a/e}
Päivi
Päivikki
Päivä
Pälvi
Säde
Thaddäa
Zäzilie
Zäzili{a/e}
Ämilia
Ämiliana
Änne

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