The English circle at Zurich (where I lived in my late master's service) Anglicized
my name to Lecount.
He had repaired it with large patches of French, with words anglicized
by a process of his own, and with native idioms literally translated.
More significant is the longest and chief of his satires, 'Don Juan,' [Footnote: Byron entirely anglicized
the second word and pronounced it in two syllables--Ju-an.] on which he wrote intermittently for years as the mood took him.
The other name, Mountbatten, is an anglicized
form of Prince Philip's surname, Battenberg, which came from the royal house of his mother, Alice.
Wales has a separate language, culture and traditions that are different from the rest of the United Kingdom but has become anglicized
over the past century.
He was from the Protestant, Anglicized
north of Ireland that was wholeheartedly for King and Empire.
ARFON Jones (lovely Anglicized
surname) bemoans the demise of Welsh in its former heartlands.
Gwaltney is the Anglicized
version of Gwalchmai (pronounced Gwalk-my) which means "The hawk of the field." Gwalchmai was the name of a small village in Wales.
Elva, which is the anglicized
version of Ailbhe, means leader of the elves.
If one peruses some of the family's old photos, they will notice the individuals' Western style of dress and anglicized
names, and it might seem as if they gave up what made them Neshnabe.
Christopher Columbus was not his real name, but an anglicized
version of it, which was actually Cristoforo Colombo.
The stories are at once iconic and idiosyncratic: fleeing the Russian pogroms, petitioning to acquire an anglicized
name in the New World, only to see the magistrate restore its Jewish flavor, giving us a glimpse of Americas limited religious tolerance.