Re: [folkspraak] Re: New flag added
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "simieska0" <anthony-russo@u...>
>> The German word "Banner" is also used in a political context. TheWell the German sounds exactly like the English then. I mean
> Swedish word "standar" seems to be related to the german word
> "Standarte", but a Standarte is a special kind of flag (Just have a
> look at the old Nazi marches and you know what I mean).
a 'standard' is a military flag carried by a standard-bearer into
battle or whatever. ...and banner's obviously political/celebratory
in English too.