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  • wakuran_wakaran
    ... and use ... *sambaton, a ... Aaahh, it was correct... =P Monday - Montik Tuesday - Dinstik Wednesday - Mitvokh Thursday - Donershtik Friday - Fraytik
    Message 1 of 16 , May 3, 2005
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      --- In folkspraak@yahoogroups.com, "wakuran_wakaran" <hakans@w...> wrote:
      > --- In folkspraak@yahoogroups.com, Jan-Willem Benjamins
      > <benjaminsjw@y...> wrote:
      > >
      > > --- wakuran_wakaran <hakans@w...> wrote:
      > > > --- In folkspraak@yahoogroups.com, Jan-Willem Benjamins
      > > > <benjaminsjw@y...> wrote:
      > > > > --- wakuran_wakaran <hakans@w...> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > --- In folkspraak@yahoogroups.com, "David Parke" <parked@x>
      > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > The Saturday word is also problematic, since the German and
      > > > > > Scandinavian words are
      > > > > > > different. We could just go for a simple majority here,
      and use
      > > > the
      > > > > > English/Dutch version.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Yeah, I think so, SonnĂ¡vend, Sun-eve wouldn't be that easy to
      > > > > > interpret, anyway...
      > > > >
      > > > > Well, german has also Samstag, so at least the abbreviation SA on
      > > > > calendars and such would be recognizable.
      > > > >
      > > > > Jan-Willem
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > > www.etymonline.com
      > > >
      > > > Ger. Samstag (O.H.G. sambaztag) appears to be from a Gk.
      *sambaton, a
      > > > nasalized colloquial form of sabbaton "sabbath," also attested in
      > > > O.C.S. sabota, Rus. subbota, Fr. samedi.
      > > >
      > > > "Sabbat" doesn't seem to mean "Saturday" anywhere else, though...
      > >
      > > I think many jews would disagree with you :o)
      > >
      > > Jan-Willem
      > >
      >
      > Yeah, in G core langs, are you taking about Yiddish? =S
      >

      Aaahh, it was correct... =P

      Monday - Montik
      Tuesday - Dinstik
      Wednesday - Mitvokh
      Thursday - Donershtik
      Friday - Fraytik
      Saturday - Shabes
      Sunday - Zuntik
    • Jan-Willem Benjamins
      ... I m sorry for being such a smartass... I usually can control myself :o) Jan-Willem Send instant messages to your online friends
      Message 2 of 16 , May 3, 2005
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        --- wakuran_wakaran <hakans@...> wrote:
        > --- In folkspraak@yahoogroups.com, Jan-Willem Benjamins
        > <benjaminsjw@y...> wrote:
        > >
        > > --- wakuran_wakaran <hakans@w...> wrote:
        > > > "Sabbat" doesn't seem to mean "Saturday" anywhere else, though...
        > >
        > > I think many jews would disagree with you :o)
        > >
        > > Jan-Willem
        > >
        >
        > Yeah, in G core langs, are you taking about Yiddish? =S

        I'm sorry for being such a smartass... I usually can control myself :o)

        Jan-Willem


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