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Re: CHAT: Polish (was: Re: CHAT: silly names)

From:Robert Hailman <robert@...>
Date:Wednesday, March 21, 2001, 22:59
daniel andreasson wrote:
> > Scott Hlad: > > > Szczecin is one of my favourite Polish words along > > with szczeszcze (hook under first e) > > What does _szczecin_ and _szczeszcze_ mean? I know > there's a word _szcze,s^cie_ which means "happiness". > > And is {c} pronounced [ts]? >
{c} is [ts] as far as I know, yes. Szczecin is a city in Poland. I don't know about szczeszcze - but it does boggle my mind successfully. -- Robert