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"Long God yumi stanap" was Re: various infotaining natlang tidbits

From:Jonathan Chang <zhang2323@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 13, 2000, 19:05
In a message dated 2000/06/13 06:50:00 PM, Stephen (Steg) wrote:

>One of the bills was from Vanuatu, and had a motto written under the >portrait of someone holding a spear. > >The motto said: "Long God yumi stanap" > >Meaning "in God we trust", probably? Does anyone know for sure? >
Seems like it is a direct translation. Literally I think it means "In/To God We Standup" (the "we" is inclusive). zHANg