Re: [SCA-JML] Battle Cries
- On Dec 9, 2010, at 5:15 PM, Solveig Throndardottir wrote:
> Baron Effingham!True -- I was just following up with the "ike" and so on.
> Greetings from Solveig! To some extent I think that we are
> interpreting "battle cries" differently. My general impression of
> people in the Society is that when they are looking for battle cries
> they are looking for something to personally shout during combat.
> As for the H's -- I remember hearing them in the movie maybe youJust watched it this weekend. No "H"es. :)
> don't. And yes EI is standard romaji for "AY" as in "HAY". I don't
> know how up on Japanese transliteration the particular questioner was.
Even so, why would they pronounce it wrong? Americans don't cheer "IP IP OORAY!" ;)
- On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 1:47 AM, Erin Kelly <tupan4@...> wrote:
> Does anyone here know how old/applicable these expressions (learned viaThey all strike me as modern, and yet I wouldn't worry about that for
> modern Japanese pop culture) might be?
> - Yosh! (motivating exclamation before attempting something physical or
> - Yu-issho! (I think this is to motivate people working together, but I
> might be mis-hearing it.)
> - Ganbatte! (go for it/ do your best)
> - Yatta! (I did it)
purposes of the SCA; it will still add flavor to your persona. The
words are not necessarily modern, I just don't know about the