Jewish Surnames [Supposedly] Explained

“Dara, you’ll love this!” Actually, I don’t.
Gluckel of Hameln—not actually from Hameln.
Gluckel of Hameln—not actually from Hameln.
Observation
Jan. 21 2014
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Dara Horn is the author of five novels, most recently Eternal Life.


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