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Re: Who else comes from Germany???
Posted by: manuel dilly Date: January 03, 2002 at 06:14:16
In Reply to: Re: Who else comes from Germany??? by Martin Dilly of 330

hello im also from germany,from spabruecken, a guy i met lately (his surname was dilly too) told me that the name dilly derived via a warlord in the 30-years-war named tilly, back to the celtic language. in this language, the name dilly has the meaning "the ruler" (der Herrscher)


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