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BONDIT m Judeo-Catalan (Archaic), Medieval Jewish
Of debated origin and meaning. Some modern-day scholars consider this name a variant of BENDIT
, while others connect this name to Catalan bon
) and dit
, the past participle of Catalan dir
"to say", and thus giving this name the meaning of "well said".
JEHUDÀ m Judeo-Catalan
Catalan form of JUDAH
. A well-known bearer is the converso cartographer Jehudà Cresques (1360-1410).
JUDEA יהודה f English, Judeo-Catalan
Derived from YEHUDAH
. This is a biblical place name, as well as the modern-day name for the mountanous area in the southern part of the land of Israel.
MIRA f Judeo-Spanish, Judeo-Catalan
Judeo-Spanish short form of MIRIAN
and Judeo-Catalan short form of MIRIAM
. In some cases it might also be a direct adoption of Judeo-Spanish mira
"myrrh" (compare Spanish mirra
) or an adoption of the "the popular Catalan feminine Mira, meaning "notable"".