Monday, September 28, 2009

Greek Feminine Given Names

Hi Everyone -

Here's another tool to help you with your Greek Genealogy research. You can also view a copy at HellenicGenealogyGeek.com

Hope you find this helpful.

Good luck with your continued Greek Genealogy research.

Georgia
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Greek Feminine Given Names


Greek Name & Variations

English Transliteration English Counterpart
Αγαθή

Agathi Agatha
Αίκατερίνη, Κατίνα

Aikaterini, Katina Katherine
Αλεξάνδρα, Αλέχα, Ρίτσα

Alexandra, Aleka, Ritsa Alexandra
Αλίκη

Alike Alice
Αντωνία

Andonia Antonia
Ανδρομάχη, Μάχη

Andromakhi, Makhi Andromache
Ανδρουλα

Androula
Αγγελική, Αγγέλα

Angeliki, Angela Angelica, Angela
Αννα, Νουλα

Anna, Noula
Ασπασία

Aspasia
Αθηνά

Athina Athena
Δέσποινα, Δέσπω

Despoina, Despo
Δήμητρα

Dimitra
Είρήνη, Νίτσα, Ρένα

Eirini, Nitsa, Rena Irene
Ελένη

Eleni Helen
Ελευθερία

Elevtheria Eleftheria
Ελλη

Elli Hella
Εύαγγελία, Λία, Λίτσα, Αγγέλα

Evangelia, Lia, Litsa, Angela Evangeline
Φωτεινή, Φωτουλα, Τουλα

Foteini, Fotoula, Toula
Γεωργία

Georgia
Ιωάννα

Ioanna Joanna
Ισμήνη

Ismini
Χριστίνα, Τίνα

Khristina, Tina Christina, Tina
Χρυσάνθη

Khrysanthi
Κλεοπάτρα, Κλεώ, Κλέω

Kleopatra, Kleo Cleopatra, Cleo
Kωνσταντίνα, Ντίνα, Τίνα

Konstandina, Dina, Tina Constandina, Dina, Tina
Μαγδαληνή

Magdalini Magdalene
Μαργαρίτα, Μαργαρώ

Margarita, Margaro Marguerite
Μαριια, Μαριώ, Μαρουλα, Ρουλα, Μαρίκα

Maria, Mario, Maroula, Roula, Marika Mary, Maria
Παναγιώτα, Πότα, Πίτσα, Πόπη, Τουλα

Panagiota, Pota, Pitsa, Popi, Toula
Πηνελόπη, Πόπη, Πιπιτσα

Pinelopi, Popi, Pipitsa Penelope
Σοφία

Sofia
Στέλλα

Stella
Βασιλική, Κούλα

Vasiliki, Koula Bessie
Ζωή Zoi Zoe

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Ottoman Greeks in the Nineteenth Century



The book "Ottoman Greeks in the Age of Nationalism: Politics, Economy, and Society in the Nineteenth Century" edited by Dimitri Gondicas and Charles Issawl was published in 1999 by the Darwin Press, Inc., New Jersey.

Below you will find the 190 Greek names mentioned in the book.

This book includes a group of essays by the following contributors: Charles Issawi, Elena Frangakis-Syrett, Alexis Alexandris, Resat Kasaba, Haris Exertzoglou, Richard Clogg, John Koliopoulos, Ilber Ortayli, Paraskevas Konortas, Thanos Veremis, and Catherine Boura.

Talk to your local librarian if you would like the borrow a copy of this book, or visit HellenicGenealogyGeek.com for a link to purchase.

Good luck with your Greek family genealogy research.

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Adamantides, Ath.

Adamides, P.

Agelastos, A.

Alamanos

Amira

Andreas

Anthopoulos, Konstantinos

Antones

Apodiakos

Argenti

Aristarches, Ioannes

Artas, G.

Arzoglou, Th.

Athenogenes, G.

Augerinos

Bakolas

Baltatzes, G.

Baltazzi

Barry brothers

Beloulias

Bojanas

Bostanes, P.

Botzaris, D.N.

Bousios, G.

Brouphas, Athanasios

Chamoudopoulos

Charalampides, I.

Chatzelazaros, P.

Chonaios, G.

Chostevas

Chrysostomos

Clavany Sons

Coromelas, Andre

Dalipes

Damiani

Dankles

Daveles

Demetriades, Th.

Dinkas, D.

Dragoumes, Ion

Dragoumes, Stephanos

Drizes, K.

Eliaskos, Ch.

Emmanouelides, E.

Eugenides, Demosthenes

Eugenides, E.

Eugenides, Eugenios

Eukleides, Th.

Georgantzoglou, A.

Gevenides, I.

Ghizas

Gianaclis

Groutas

Groutas, Goulas

Grypares, Ioannes

Hypselantes

Icovanomides Bros.

Ioannides, G.

Isaakides

Istamatyadi, Alexander

Kalapothakes, D.

Kalinoglou, A.

Kallerges, D.

Kalogeros

Karakioulaphes, Anastasios

Karalivanos

Karamanlis

Karampatakes

Karatheodores, Alexandros

Karavangeles

Karolides, P.

Karolides, Paulos

Kassape, Theodore

Katafago

Katarrachias

Katsikogiannes

Katzeflis

Kinkos, D.

Kolettes, Ioannes

Konstantinides, K.

Konstantinides, M.

Konstantinides, S.

Konstantinides, Th.

Kontomichalos

Kophides, M.

Koraes, Adamantios

Kordistas

Kosimides

Kosmides, P.

Kotas

Kotsanos, K.

Kotsilas

Koumounodoros, Alexandros

Kourtoglou, G.

Kypraios, Konstantinos

Lachtaras

Lazos

Leonidas

Levides, A. M.

Maccas, Leon

Mamopoulos, I.

Maurogordatos, A.

Maurogordatos, Th.

Maurogordatos, Theodoros

Mauromates, Neophytos

Mauromichales

Meimoroglou, E.

Melas, Paulos

Mesoloras, Ioannes E.

Michaelides, A.

Mousouros, Konstantinos

Mousouros, Stephanos

Mystakides, V. A.

Nahmias and Bajonas Bros.

Nales, T.

Narles, S.

Narles, Tr.

Negroponte, Ulysses

Nikolaides, N.

Olympios

Orphanides, V.

Papadakes, E.

Papademos

Papamichaeloglou, Chrysanthos

Papayanni Brothers

Perdikares, L.

Philippides, Chrysanthos

Phytos, D.

Pilion

Pinas, Kole

Poutetses

Ralle (Ralli), Adelphoi

Ralles, S.

Ralli Brothers

Rizos, N. S.

Rodocanachi

Salellarides

Saltas, M.

Savvas, D.

Savvopoulos, K.

Scholarios, Gennadios

Seleniades

Sgouros, Marinos

Sgoutas, D.

Siderides, S.

Skalieres, Georgios

Skaltsogiannes

Skouloudes, Stephanos

Soteriades, Georgios

Souliotes-Nikolaides, Athanasios

Sourlas, K.

Spanos, Naum

Stefanovich-Skilitzi

Stelakes, Xenophon

Stelios, M.

Stratsos

Streit, Georgios

Symeonoglou, S.

Thalasso, J.

Theodorides, D.

Theotokes

Trakakes, G.

Trompoukes

Tsaouses

Tselempides, M.

Tsigaridas

Tsormpatzoglou, V.

Tzachilas

Valtatzes, E.

Vamvakas, Ch.

Vardas (Tsontos)

Varipatis

Vasianos

Venizelos, Eleutherios

Ververas

Visvikes

Vlachavas

Vrakas

Xenos, Stephanos

Yannovitch

Zagora

Zapheiropoulos, D.

Zariphes L.

Zariphes, G.

Zariphes, Georgios

Zariphes, Leonidas

Zarkadas

Zeses, Demoulios

Ziakas (Phalereas)

Zographos, Chrestakes

Zourkas

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Growing Up Greek in St Louis



The book "Growing Up Greek in St Louis" by Aphrodite Matsakis, Ph.D. was published in 2002 by Arcadia Publishing

If you have a relative that migrated to that area there is a good chance you might find them mentioned. Below you will find the 385 Greek names mentioned in the book. Check with your local librarian to see if they can get you a copy of this book.

Good luck with your Greek family genealogy research.

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Afentoulis, Steve

Anagnos, Rego

Anagnos, Steven

Anagnos, Theodora

Andraethou (Mrs.)

Andrews, Constantine (Rev.)

Andrews, Nicky

Angelides (Father)

Angelides, Erineos (Rev.)

Annas, G.P. (Rev.)

Annas, Gerasimos (Priest)

Antonopouous, Alex

Apostolakis, Harry (Priest)

Apostolakos, Apostolon (Priest)

Argeropoulos (aka Auger), Afendula

Argeropoulos (aka Auger), Charilaos

Argyries, Harry

Ashford, Nick

Ashford, Robert

Ashford, Ted

Ashford, Theodore

Ashford, Vennette

Aslan, Valasia

Athanasidadis, Patty

Balaskas, Manolis

Bamvakis, Bob

Barkulis, Louise

Bellos, Despina

Bendas, Nick

Bitas, John (Priest)

Bogdanos, Renee Tompras

Bolis, Alex

Bollis, Evreklea

Boudis, Maritsa

Boudoures, Mary

Boudoures, Mr.

Bouras, Demetrios

Bouras, Pete J.

Bradley, Linda

Bude, Pitsa

Caldbeck, Diane Anagnos

Caporal, Gloria

Caputo, Maria

Carras, George

Cassimatis, Andrew

Cassimatis, Emmanuel

Cassimatis, Petros

Cassis, William (Priest)

Cavanava (Smyrniotis), Elaine

Cherikos, Thomas G. (Jr.)

Chiapel, Kathyrne

Chiapel, Pipina

Chronopoulos, Sophia

Cicizios, Michael

Constantinides, Evangeline

Constantinides, Jennie

Constantinides, John

Constantinides, Nicholas

Constantinides, Platon

Constantinides, Stephen

Coucouzes, Iakovos (Rev.)

Coukoulis, Gus

Critzas, Evangelos

Dafnides, Antigoni

Dafnides, Athena

Dafnides, Christopher

Dafnides, Dina

Dafnides, Elpida

Dafnides, Tina (Athena)

Dafnides, Tom

Damos, Peter

Daoukas, Thomas

Davouras, Demetrios (Priest)

Demetrakis, Freida

Dendrinelis, Alex

Dendrinelles (Frangoulis), Mary

Despotis, George

Despotis, Ioanna

Despotis, Kostantinos

Despotis, Olga

Despotis, Yanni

Dido (Katsinas), Andrea

Dillas, William

Dimitiriades, Vasiliki

Dimpappas, Bess

Dimpappas, George

Dokos, Evthinos

Dokos, Helen

Dountas, Maria

Douros, Ann W.

Ellis, Gregory

Ellis, Lewis

Entenman (Vernados), Annette

Ermogenis, Panagiotis (Rev.)

Fotinos, Bill

Fotinos, Chris

Frangoulis, George

Furla, Jerry

Furla, Mrs. John

George, George T.

Georgen, Nick

Georges, Chris

Geranios, John (Rev.)

Gerasimos (Rev.)

Ghelis, Gregory A.

Gianis, Ted

Gilmore, Theonie Kollias

Ginos, Anne

Glynias, Joseph

Glynias, Olypia

Glynias, Stefan

Golfinopoulos, Louis (Elias)

Gorman, Aphrodite

Gorman, Sophia

Gounarides, Christ

Gregory, Nicholas (Priest)

Grevas, Yota

Hadgianastasiou, Despena

Hapsis, Yianni (John)

Hatzipapas, Chrisanthos (Priest)

Hilakos, Peter

James, Androniki

James, Connie

James, Dorothy

James, Kalliroi

James, Sevaste

Jameson, John

Janis, Ted

Jannopoulo, Aphrodite

Jannopoulo, Demetrius

Jimpopoulos, Sam C.

Johns, Anne

Kaffenzakis, Despena

Kaffenzakis, Theopi

Kamakas family

Kantas, Peggy

Kantzavelos, Dimitrios (Reverand Deacon)

Kapogiannis, Constantine (Priest)

Karagiannis, George

Karakas (Peppes), Sophia

Karakas, Achillea

Karaklas, Kika

Karas, Peter

Karkazis, Constantine (Priest)

Kastanas, Andrew

Kastanas, John G.

Katinas, Gus

Katinas, Maria

Katsaris, Peter (Priest)

Katsiktis, Dionysios (Priest)

Katsinas, Peter

Kiortses, Marika

Kollias, Steve

Kontominas, Michael

Koronis, Alexandra

Koronis, George

Koukoulis, Gus

Koutsioukis, Helen Zouglas

Kritselis, Konstantinos

Lappas, James

Laskaras, Anita

Lazanas, Mary

Lee, Steffie Pulos

Lemakis, Athena

Levadioti, Constantine

Levadioti, Kalliroi

Liakopoulos, Constantine (Rev.)

Lockos, George N.

Mackris, Helen

Magafas, Andrew G.

Magafas, Eleni

Magafas, James Andrew

Magafas, Kay

Magafas, Marie

Magafas, Otis

Magdalin, Esther Coukoulis

Maggina, Maria

Makarios (Archbishop)

Makos, Kathy

Manetas, Pete

Maragos, Fay

Martin, Christ

Martin, Theodore

Mastorakos, MaryAnn Leontsinis

Mastrantonis, George (Priest)

Mastrantonis, George (Rev.)

Matsakis, Antigone

Matsakis, Aphrodite

Matsakis, Constantine

Matsakis, Cynthia

Matsakis, Demetrios

Matsakis, Demetrios K.

Matsakis, Demetrios N.

Matsakis, Elias

Matsakis, Joanne

Matsakis, Lemonia

Matsakis, Nicholas

Matsakis, Nicholas D.

Matsakis, Sophia

Matsakis, Sophia Vozos

Matsakis, Steve

Matsakis, Theodora

Matsakis, Victoria Lucas

Mc Dermott, Gregory

Meletio, George

Mertis

Messengill, Thomas B.

Michas, Johnny

Milonas, Fotis

Milonas, John

Milonas, Kathryne

Milonas, Marie

Milonas, Paraskevi

Mirras, Cynthia

Mirras, Ida

Moseley, Cynthia Smyrniotis

Mylonas, George

Nanos, George

Nanos, Phillip

Newton, Evangeline Vlanton

Nicholas, Steve

Nicozisn, George (Rev.)

Panages, Helen

Panos, Louis

Papademos, Elias

Papademos, Sophis

Papadiemas, Louis

Papageorge, Aphrodite Sakellarides

Papageorge, Elias

Papageorge, Louis

Papageorge, Mary Vozos

Papageorge, William N.

Pappademmas, Freda

Pappademos, Antigoni

Pappademos, Louis

Pappademos, Olga

Pappademos, Sophia

Pappas family

Pappas, Cleanthis

Pappas, Irene

Pappas, Kathleen

Papulis, Doug (Fr.)

Paspalas family

Paspalas, George

Paspalas, Philip

Pathernos, Gus

Patrinacos, Nicon (Rev.)

Pediake, Margetta

Pelican, Catharine

Pelican, George

Pelican, Irene

Pelican, Jim (Demetrios)

Pelican, Katharine

Pelican, Maria

Peppes, Martha

Peppes, Sophia

Petrakis, Mark (Rev.)

Petrides, Aristotle

Petrides, Chrissa

Petrides, Mary

Phiambolis, Panageotis (Rev.)

Pilafas, Michael

Pitleangas, Angelo

Plesons, William

Plessons, John

Plessons, Tula

Pohtos, Nick

Potsos, Maria

Potsos, Michael

Potsos, Tsambika (Tsampika)

Poulakidas, Georgia

Poulis, Helen

Poulis, Tom

Prousianos, Theodore (Rev.)

Rallis, Andrew

Rallis, Dean

Regas, John

Riley, Andrew

Rossides, Eugene

Sakellarides, Aphrodite

Sakellarides, Elias

Sakellarides, Frank

Sakellarides, George

Sakellarides, Rego

Sakellarides, Theodora

Sarantakis, Chris

Sarantakis, Peter

Savakis, Marianthe

Savas, Irene

Scambilis, Sevasti

Scarato, Magdalena

Scarato, Theodora

Scarato, Theodora Magdalena Sophia

Scouras brothers

Sevastianos (Kiriakos), Sophia

Sever, Elaine Nanos

Simonides, Anastasios

Simonides, Athena

Sirakis

Smyrniotis family

Smyrniotis, Anastasia

Smyrniotis, Chris

Smyrniotis, Fotis

Smyrniotis, Frank

Souris family

Souris, Anastasios (Tom)

Souris, Demetrios

Souris, James

Souris, John

Souris, Kathyrne

Souris, Mary Katherine

Souris, Minas

Souris, Peter

Souris, Viola

Spanos, Mary

Spelliotis, Nicholas (Priest)

Spyropoulos, Theophilos (Rev.)

Stamelos, George

Stamelos, Maria

Stamulis, George

Stargas, Angelo

Stergen, Despena

Stergos, Harry S.

Strousser, Penelope

Strzelecki, Joseph (Priest)

Sturgis family

Svolopoulos (Katsinas), Margaret

Symrniotis, Tasia

Syrigos, Irene

Syrigos, Simon

Tengos

Tengos, Mike

Tharenos, Dorothy

Thavorides, Alex

Thavorides, Anthony

Thavorides, Elizabeth

Thavorides, George

Thavorides, James

Thavorides, Nicholas

Thavorides, Olga

Theodore, Jeannette

Theodorou, Bessie

Thomas, Tom

Tomaras, Chrysoula Katsoulis

Tomocras, Peter

Tompras, Magdalene

Toscas, Maria Tompras

Triantafilou, Maria

Tsichlis, George

Tsichlis, Mary

Tsichlis, Peter

Tsimines, Tom

Tulumba, Tina

Vainikos, Demetrios (Rev.)

Vainikos, Dimitri (Priest)

Vangelos, James

Vassely, Penelope

Vassely, Theodora

Velios, James G.

Vernados family

Vernados, Ann

Vernados, John

Visos, John

Visos, Viola

Vlanton (Constantinides), Jennie

Vlanton family

Vlanton, Elias

Vlanton, Elias (Jr.)

Vlanton, Jennie

Volaitis, Constantine (Priest)

Vouras, Angelo

Vozos, Anna Protopappas

Vozou, Kalitsa (Kalliroi) nee Konstantinides

Walters, Mollie

Wehrman, Paula Nakis

White, Elaine Kontominas

Wright, Constance Saganis

Xenos, Anna

Zeece, Alexander

Zeris, Akrivo

Zeris, Konstantinos

Zotos, George

Zotos, William

Zouglas, Helen

Zouglas, Mickey

Zoumbas, Jim