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Re: Hello in Hungarian

From: Kim F. Storm
Subject: Re: Hello in Hungarian
Date: Mon, 03 Jul 2006 17:04:53 +0200
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address@hidden (Johan Bockgård) writes:

> Kenichi Handa <address@hidden> writes:
>> Swedish (på svenska) Hej, Goddag
>            == "in Swedish"
> What's the preposition (på) doing there? The other languages don't
> have that.

To show the national å letter I guess.

I would much rather have the danish entry say something like
"blåbærgrød" to show the (specific) Danish letters, but very few
people use that to mean Hello.  (blåbærgrød ~ blueberry jelly)

In danish we can say "Halløj" to mean hello.

Kim F. Storm <address@hidden> http://www.cua.dk

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