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Here you find a glossary of genealogical terms. For terms appearing in Gramps see [[Gramps Glossary]].
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process of making something English
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personal name based on the name of one's mother
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personal name based on the name of one's father
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linguistic representation of a word in Roman (Latin) alphabet
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[[Category:Genealogy]]

Latest revision as of 14:25, 21 January 2013

Here you find a glossary of genealogical terms. For terms appearing in Gramps see Gramps Glossary.

Anglicisation
process of making something English
DNA
  1. acronym: deoxyribonucleic acid
  2. a nucleic acid that carries genetic information
GEDCOM
  1. acronym: Genealogy Data Communication
  2. a format for exchanging genealogy data
matronym
personal name based on the name of one's mother
patronym
personal name based on the name of one's father
Romanization
linguistic representation of a word in the Roman (Latin) alphabet