In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- After the mission the two brothers returned to Constantinople and devoted their time and energy to translating liturgical texts into the Slavonic language.
- It was eventually adopted in Slavonic translation as a festal hymn by the Russian Orthodox Church.
- As for my daughter, the name Yana is common in Slavonic languages.
- Since the 1980s a number of interesting articles and conference papers have been published on Baltic and Slavonic funeral ritual.
- Like most Slavonic languages, Macedonian is written in the Cyrillic alphabet.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.