Date: 6/11/2008 12:20:44 PM
"Legend has it?" "Legend?" Legend "has it" that an ark of gold exists.
Name: names have a non-Jewish origins
Date: 4/17/2008 6:09:18 PM
Most Ashkenazi Jews took on the non-Jewish names of their host countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asian. These names reflect those regions. The names have become almost obsolete among non-Jews, but still while many Ashkenazi Jews carry these names, the names are not semitic.