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Leontarakis -> Λεονταράκης
« on: 31 Jan, 2005, 19:56:09 »
can anybody give me a rough translation of this name? 
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Leontarakis -> Λεονταράκης
« Reply #1 on: 31 Jan, 2005, 20:14:22 »
It is derived from the Greek word for "lion" λιοντάρι. The suffix "-akis" is diminutive and is typical of Cretan names meaning "the son of".