Re: CHAT: Aramaic whores in Hungary? (Was: Re: vulgarisms)
|Date:||Sunday, November 15, 1998, 20:30|
Od: vardi <vardi@...>
Do: Multiple recipients of list CONLANG <CONLANG@...>
Data: 14 listopada 1998 09:55
Temat: CHAT: Aramaic whores in Hungary? (Was: Re: vulgarisms)
>Frank George Valoczy wrote:
>> Hehe, then you prolly shouldn't learn magyar...we use God's name in va=in
>> all the time, e.g. "basszon valagba a kurva Isten" (May the whore God
>> fuck your ass). Tha't only the tip of the iceberg.
>Just out of interest, which of the words in Hungarian means "whore"? The
>reason I ask is because if it is kurva, do you know the origin of the
>word? I don't know Hungarian, but it doesn't look like your typical
>Hungarian word. Kurva is an Aramaic word for whore used in Hebrew.... It
>would be kind of fun if that was where it came from (via the
>once-enormous Jewish community in Hungary). I've encountered similar
>Hebrew/Yiddish words still used in modern German slang, even though
>no-one I heard use them knew their origin (e.g. ganeff=3Dthief,
wait the minute!!!
polish have word 'kurwa' with the same pronountiation.
polish and hungarian cultures was rather friendly and bit connected.
my father said that 'kurwa' is from latin
so whats the truth?
i don't know now nothing!!!