Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 |العربية
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Lebanese Families

In the thirteenth part of the series exploring the families named after Lebanese towns, The Monthly continues to track these families, which carried different names initially but were given later the names of the towns into which they moved. Some of them maintained their sectarian affiliation,...

Lebanon has numerous families whose surnames denote physical disabilities. It is likely that the surnames were inspired from the impairments that the forefathers of some of the families used to have. These families are distributed among all Lebanese regions and sects as follows:

In the eleventh part of the series exploring the families named after Lebanese towns, The Monthly continues to track these families, which carried different names initially but were given later the names of the towns into which they moved. Some of them maintained their sectarian affiliation, while...