Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Mejia Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Could Mejia have arabic roots? Boston
Posted by: Eric Mejia Date: November 02, 2000 at 22:59:27
In Reply to: Could Mejia have arabic roots? Boston by Vicente Mejia of 320

You a right in your assumption on the jewish oragins. It means "Hope of the coming messiah"

Mejia some how comes from the word messiah.

I read this some years ago. If you like, I'll find the book I read it in...

Take care,

Eric


Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/mejia/messages/71.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network