[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Polish Genealogical Word List

Gerd zwillingsopa at googlemail.com
Thu Nov 4 10:18:00 PDT 2010

Hi, Browyn and Fred,

Thanks for your efforts.
I try it further with a PC translator.
If no success, I announce myself again.
A lot of greetings

-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht----- 
Von: "Fred Hoffman" <fredhoff33 at yahoo.com>
An: "Bronwyn Klimach" <bronklimach at gmail.com>; "Gerd" 
<zwillingsopa at googlemail.com>
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 4. November 2010 16:25
Betreff: Re: [Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Polish Genealogical Word List

> Hi, Gerd and Bronwyn,
> Bronwyn wrote:
>> Fred, do you know if there is anything to help Gerd??
> Well, I don't know of any one source for info quite like the Family 
> History Library's translation guides and word lists -- and as far as I 
> know, they are all oriented toward helping people who speak English deal 
> with other languages. I visited the LDS's German page, www.mormonen.de, 
> and saw nothing helpful there.
> There are, however, individual pages on the Web that offer assistance. 
> This one, for instance, can be useful for occupations:
> http://deutschpolnisch.wordpress.com/2008/11/24/alte-vergessene-berufe-auf-polnisch-und-auf-deutsch/
> Near the end, it also lists some other Websites that may help with other 
> kinds of terms. They seem to offer German speakers more help with Latin 
> than with Polish. But perhaps something there will prove useful.
> I know when I have trouble with particular words, I search for them with 
> Google, and sometimes find German Web pages that give useful information. 
> For instance, I found this page:
> http://wiki_genealogy_net~index_php~Hauptseite.htm
> It includes links to various Lexika. I do not, however, see anything that 
> translates Polish to German.
> I'm sorry I couldn't be more help, Gerd, and I hope you find the 
> assistance you need.
> William F. "Fred" Hoffman
> www.fredhoff.com

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