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Subject: Re: noson
Author: Nanaea   (Authenticated as Nanaea)
Date: May 2, 2001 at 10:27:58 AM
Reply to: noson by mary caine
"Noson" or "Nason" is a variant form of the Hebrew name "Natan", which means "gift".

The reason why the letter "tav" ("t") in "Natan" is sometimes pronounced with the sound of an "s" is because this is an Ashkenazic pronunciation common among Orthodox Jews.

-- Nanaea

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  • noson - mary caine  May 2 2001, 8:43:51 AM
    • Re: noson - Nanaea  May 2 2001, 10:27:58 AM