What's in a Name? The Etymology of Armenian Surnames: A Lecture by C.K. Garabed

What's in a Name? The Etymology of Armenian Surnames: A Lecture by C.K. Garabed

Arts and Culture

Description

C.K. Garabed will discuss the origins of Armenian surnames and the detective work involved in researching name derivations with examples of some highly unusual surnames. This program is being presented to mark the release of his free, online "Dictionary of Armenian Surnames." For 30 years, C.K. Garabed has been a columnist for "The Armenian Weekly" newspaper. He is the author of "Inch g'usis? A Dikranagerdtsi Vernacular Handbook."

When

Sunday, December 9 at 1:00 pm

Where

Pashalian Hall, St. Illuminator's Armenian Apostolic Cathedral, 221 E 27th St, between 2-3rd Avenues, New York, NY 10016 Pashalian Hall, St. Illuminator's Armenian Apostolic Cathedral, 221 E 27th St, between 2-3rd Avenues, New York, NY 10016 Pashalian Hall, St. Illuminator's Armenian Apostolic Cathedral, 221 E 27th St, between 2-3rd Avenues, New York, NY 10016

Admission

Free admission. Light refreshments.

Organizers

Hamazkayin Armenian Educational & Cultural Society - Regional Executive and St. Illuminator's Armenian Apostolic Cathedral

Event contact info

office@stilluminators.org,

Event Links

Related Upcoming Events

St. Thomas Armenian Church New Year's Eve Dinner Dance!

St. Thomas Armenian Church New Year's Eve Dinner Dance!

Monday, Dec 31 Arts and Culture

Join us on New Year's Eve at St. Thomas Armenian Church in Tenafly, NJ!
Non-stop dancing with DJ Shant Babikian.
Hot & cold appetizers, full-course dinner, desserts, champagne, party favors.
Children will be entertained and visited by Santa.

Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church of NJ, 2019 New Year's Eve Dinner Dance!

Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church of NJ, 2019 New Year's Eve Dinner Dance!

Monday, Dec 31 Arts and Culture Other

New Year's Eve Dinner Dance featuring talented singer Jaq Hagopian together with Vicken Makoushian and Paul Maksoud Band.

Add your event

See all upcoming events

Weekly Newsletter

Sign up and join over 5,000 fellow Armenians who receive exclusive updates on the Armenian community life!