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    Winds in Europe




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    Mistral is a name given to a weapon
    Sirocco is a name given to a car
    Levant is the land.

    Interesting how names appear in products.

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    Quote Originally Posted by oriental View Post
    Mistral is a name given to a weapon
    Sirocco is a name given to a car
    Levant is the land.

    Interesting how names appear in products.
    what about Zephr
    Father's Mtdna H95a1
    Grandfather Mtdna T2b24
    Great Grandfather Mtdna T1a1e
    GMother paternal side YDna R1b-S8172
    Mother's YDna R1a-Z282

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    I don't claim to know everything. Wish I did or maybe not as it would mean endless headaches. Zephyr for a car? I think I have seen that name. I am not a car fanatic though. I was more into trains as a kid just like Frank Sinatra who bought a toy train set when he became famous.

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    My first car was a Zephyr. No joke. Looked like a shoebox on wheels.

    It ran great though. I miss that bucket of bolts.

    **EDIT**
    That was a Mercury Zephyr (1981 or '82) and I got it used. I realized after I posted this that there are other car makers that used the name Zephyr and most are much older than the Mercury version.

    I'm old, but not ancient! Not yet anyway...

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    Quote Originally Posted by nordicwarbler View Post
    My first car was a Zephyr. No joke. Looked like a shoebox on wheels.

    It ran great though. I miss that bucket of bolts.
    LOL, you are showing your age

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_wind

    it must be a med wind with a greek name

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    Zephyrs sound like the old "box" Volvos.

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