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Naming Traditions

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Naming Traditions

Posted: 1297660806000
Classification: Query
I am very aware in the Italian naming tradition of when a child dies the next child of the same sex is given that dead
siblings name. In my line one of my great great Grandparents named a child at least two known children that both died Carmella. My question is, will this pattern continue endlessly or do the parents break the cycle eventually and if so when?

Danielle

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