The History of Jewish Surnames (Truth & Myths)

This is the story about how the Jewish names were developed throughout the History, from the Shem Hakodesh (Hebrew sacred names) up to the kinnuim (secular names in every country). It’s a worthwile cultural information, and also a help to genealogists who want to research in their roots. Also, detailed explanations about truth and myths are included.


And, if you want to know more about surnames, in general, we recommend:


The History of Surnames


Pablo Briand, through his Gens Video Web Channel, is the author of these videos. Pablo is a prestigious genealogist and restless investigator, who has published several genealogical websites, tutorials and video documentaries, and has received international rewards for his works about genealogical investigations.