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At 23:05 11.4.2000 -0500, Carlos Thompson wrote:

>_Café de Colombia_ promotional figure: Juan Valdez (the one with the mule
>and the mountains in the background) uses an -ez orthography in order to
>*look* Spanish.  The actuall family name is _Valdés_, which origin I cant
>tell

Occitan = Southern French.  The name became usual because of a religious
("proto-protestant") whose founder bore the name.




/BP

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