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Re: Jizerske hory

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  • jpelka@seznam.cz
    ... mountain ... English ... Mountains ... consistency I ... I agree with you, Jamie, as, IMHO, logically, world maps translate either entire name (i.e. Jizera
    Message 1 of 7 , Nov 30, 2000
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      > I notice that the maps in the Encyclopedia Britannica have the
      mountain
      > ranges named after the stem words, where there is not a traditional
      English
      > translation. So they say, Orlice Mountains, rather than Orlicke
      Mountains
      > (my first impulse) or Orlicke Hory mountains. So maybe for
      consistency I
      > ought to follow this convention. Maybe.
      >
      > Jamie

      I agree with you, Jamie,

      as, IMHO, logically, world maps translate either

      entire name (i.e. Jizera Mountains, Isergebirge, etc.),

      or leave everything in original (i.e. Jizerské hory).

      Jirka P.
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