The writings of Moses and some other books of the Old Testament furnish many proofs of this remark. ... might live to enjoy the good fortune such happy names seemed to promise: according to the old maxim, a#39; Bonum nomen, bonum omen.
|Title||:||English Surnames. Essays on Family Nomenclature (etc.)- London, Russel Smith 1842|
|Author||:||Mark Antony Lower|