“Names are funny. They can tell us a lot about a person or not much at all.”

Nachama Soloveichik
Sept. 29 2022 12:01AM

“It wouldn’t’ve worked if I’d changed the name to Bob Levy.”

William Kole
Oct. 29 2020 12:01AM

And did so more than Gentiles with foreign-sounding names.

Kirsten Fermaglich
Oct. 29 2018 12:01AM

As told by their surnames.

Alexander Beider
Aug. 20 2018 12:01AM

Telltale names and positions at court.

Laurie Pearce
July 26 2018 12:01AM

Blame the Bible.

Alexander Beider
June 5 2018 12:01AM

Jews, and others, changed their names voluntarily.

Kirsten Fermaglich
May 29 2018 12:01AM

Sorkin, Dvorkin, Rivkin . . .

Alexander Beider
Feb. 26 2018 12:01AM

History, genetics, and linguistics agree.

Alexander Beider
Sept. 26 2017 12:01AM

Different languages employ different methods of generating nicknames, but they all satisfy the same two needs: to show special affection and to demonstrate special intimacy.

Jan. 5 2017 12:01AM