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Autor:  Dale/RS
E-mail:  dale.thomas@hy.com.br
Data:  24/JUN/2008 11:35 AM
Assunto:  O'Hara's - What does the O' mean?
Mensagem:  As I recall, "O'Hara" merely means "son of Hara".  "MacDonald" (McDonald) has the same meaning:  son of Donald.  Eastern European languages have a similar meaning when they end with "...vich: and "...ski":  Ivanovich, Kocenski.  I think, however, that one means "son of" and the other "grandson of".

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
o'clock  –  gabriel  24/JUN/2008, 1:08 AM
o'clock  –  Dale/CR  24/JUN/2008, 3:04 AM
O'Hara's - What does the O' mean?  –  Márcio Farias  24/JUN/2008, 10:23 AM
 O'Hara's - What does the O' mean?  –  Dale/RS  24/JUN/2008, 11:35 AM
No check but thank you!  –  Márcio Farias  24/JUN/2008, 3:06 PM
No check but thank you!  –  Dale/CR  24/JUN/2008, 11:28 PM
Yes, Fernandes = son of Fernando!  –  Márcio Farias  26/JUN/2008, 9:40 AM

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