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,

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