Searching Ashkenazic Reference Books for Jewish Surnames in One Step
(any phonetic equivalent of the name will do)
Note: this utility uses an
advanced phonetic-matching facility
in addition to soundex matching.
Phonetic matching generates significantly fewer false hits than soundex does.
A Dictionary of German Jewish Surnames
, Lars Menk (2005) -- dgjs
A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from Galicia
, Alexander Beider (2004) -- djsg
A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Kingdom of Poland
, Alexander Beider (1996) -- djskp
A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Russian Empire
, Alexander Beider (2008) -- djsre
Beider-Morse Phonetic Matches
© Stephen P. Morse and Alexander Beider, 2007