Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Same Name?!--Mini Grab Bag (boys)


  • Benedict (BEN-eh-dikt, English)
    • Bengt (BENGT, Swedish)
    • Benito (ben-EE-toh, Italian)
    • Bennett (BEN-net, English)
    • Benoit (ben-WAH, French)
  • Laurence (LAW-rents, LOH-rents, English)
    • Labhrás (LAHV-rahs, LOW-rahs, Irish)
    • Lars (LAHRS, Scandinavian)
  • Steven (STEE-ven, English)
    • Esteban (es-TEH-bahn, Spanish)
    • Étienne (ay-TYEN, French)
    • István (EEST-vahn, Hungarian)
    • Tapani (TAH-pah-nee, Finnish)
  • Thomas (TOM-as, English)
    • Tavish (TAH-vish, Scottish)--anglicized from Támhas
    • Tommaso (toh-MAH-zoh, Italian)
  • William (WIL-yam, English)
    • Guillaume (gee-OHM, French)
    • Guillermo (gee-EHR-moh, Spanish)
    • Gwilym (GWIL-um, Welsh)
    • Willis (WIL-lis, English)