Re: CHAT: Education words in various English dialects // was"Mister"
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 8, 2000, 19:09|
On Wed, 8 Nov 2000 11:50:42 -0600 Eric Christopherson
> There's also "frosh," which to the best of my knowledge is actually
> somehow from either German Frosch or Yiddish frosh, meaning frog,
> helped by its resemblance to "fresh."-
I always thought that "frosh" was a combination of "fresh[man]" and
> > -Stephen (Steg)
> > "salaam / `aleinu v`al kol ha`olam / salaam, salaam..."
> Cool sig.
> Eric Christopherson / *Aiworegs Ghristobhorosyo-
It's the last line of a very short song, whose previous lines go:
"`od yavo shalom `aleinu (x3) / v`al kulam"
What's your sig? Your name in Proto-Indo-European?
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