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Translation of this name

Postby bottino » 06 Aug 2012, 18:38

Can someone please give me an English meaning for this name.
Blasius
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Re: Translation of this name

Postby Lucap » 06 Aug 2012, 22:05

Blasius is a latin name that in italian stands for Biagio, but I don't know what is the english equivalent.
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Re: Translation of this name

Postby vj » 07 Aug 2012, 23:30

This site lists an 'amercanization' of Biagio as William or Bill
http://www.conigliofamily.com/ItalianNames.htm

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Re: Translation of this name

Postby Lucap » 07 Aug 2012, 23:36

William, in realtà, dovrebbe essere il corrispondente inglese di Guglielmo (e non di Biagio), se non sbaglio.
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