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    • Solovey Razboynik
    • 18.03.12 | 03:58 (IST)

    I know Ladino and would love to read the Odyssey in that melodic language. And the Iliad. By the way, no way is Yiddish, a Germanic idiom, related in any way, shape or form to Ladino, a Romance tongue. Not a big sister, not even a cousin. It is like saying that German is the big sister of Spanish. Oy, gevalt!

    from the article: Holocaust survivor revives Jewish dialect by translating Greek epic
    First published 01:20 09.03.12 | Last updated 01:20 09.03.12
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