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    My husband has been searching records for his father who was born in russia. His name in America was Daniel Paghi. Would like to know what the Russian translation of one or both of these would be. Thank you
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    Daniel is used in Russia. Is Danil a Tartar name?

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    Thank you so much for your reply. We have searched and searched. We are not sure what his last name is or was. Thanks for helping.
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    Hi my grandparents are not sure what nationality they are but in america their last names were Chamulak, And Nockein.....are these russian names?
    Hello , i am a 22 yr old male college student soon to graduate with a degree in psychology. I have many goals and interests in russian culture and would like to learn more about its people.

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    Quote Originally Posted by змма
    Daniel is used in Russia. Is Danil a Tartar name?
    Daniel is quite international name (of jewish origin). Its russian form is "Daniil" (more archaic) or "Danila" (more colloquial). Didn't you ever seen "Brat-2"?

    Is there Tatar (not "Tartar") equivalent of this name, I'm not sure. They prefer name of turkish and muslim origin.
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    Re: American names

    Quote Originally Posted by Sambo71
    Hi my grandparents are not sure what nationality they are but in america their last names were Chamulak, And Nockein.....are these russian names?
    These definitely aren't Russian.
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    dones anyone know what nationality they are? Polish? Ukraine?
    Hello , i am a 22 yr old male college student soon to graduate with a degree in psychology. I have many goals and interests in russian culture and would like to learn more about its people.

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