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Postby jolynn » 19 May 2007, 19:34

hello all, can anyone tell me the origins of the name raphael in italy, my italian grandmother called her first son raphael when he was born in england in 1912 and i wondered if the name of the first son is handed down in a particular order. is it a common name or from a particular region. thankyou, regards john

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Re: raphael

Postby vj » 19 May 2007, 22:11

Hello John!
Yes there is a tradition!
article on our site

meaning Raphael
Behind the Name

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Re: raphael

Postby jolynn » 20 May 2007, 16:57

hello vj, i forgot it was on my site, thanks again, regards john


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