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Chinese Family Member Names - Part 3

Chinese families have a name for everyone. Families are strongly paternal and hierarchical. This blog is part 3 covering extended family members.

English: Paternal Grandfather (Father’s father) 157 more words

Chinese Family Member Names - Part 2

Chinese families have a name for everyone. Families are strongly paternal and hierarchical. This blog is part 2 covering extended family members.

English: Brother-in-law – Older sister’s husband… 180 more words

Chinese Family Member Names - Part 1

Chinese families have a name for everyone. Families are strongly paternal and hierarchical. This blog is part 1 covering immediate family members.

English: family / household… 154 more words

Researching your Lebanese ancestry

By Sandra Hasser Bennett

It is estimated that there were between one and two million Americans of Arab descent living in the United States in 1980. 3,029 more words

Lebanese Immigrants

Toledo Blade documentary 

http://www.littlesyriatoledo.com
Blade Documentary: Shop owner finds home in Toledo’s fading Arab enclave.

The once thriving ethnic Arab neighborhood is most defined by those who’ve left. Syrians, Lebanese, and Palestinians. 28 more words

Lebanese Immigrants

Bsharri, Lebanon (Becharre)

Bsharri in Arabic: بْشَرِّيْ‎‎ Bšarrī; will also be spelled Becharre, Bcharre, Bsharre

Bsharri is a town at an altitude of about 4,900 ft in the… 442 more words

Lebanon

Gary Jacob in the documentary "The Last of Little Syria"

Gary Jacob
Gary Jacob, a Toledo businessman, grew up in what was known as Little Syria, and continues to live in the neighborhood. His family traces its roots to present-day Lebanon and Syria… 32 more words