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Old Russian dictionaries

The only complete (as in “covers the whole alphabet”) dictionary of Old Russian is Sreznevskij’s Материалы для словаря древнерусского языка. It is in no way the perfect dictionary, but it is handy especially for the earliest texts, and is also searchable… 69 more words

Old East Slavic

Dictionaries, fields and translations

We all know that with Sitecore we have extensive functionalities we can use when it comes to dictionaries. They can be used to make form labels, button texts, watermarks and other pieces more dynamic rather than hardcoded. 469 more words


Travel & Language: Overcoming the Barrier

Traveling to countries where you don’t speak the local language can be intimidating and a little bit scary. I find it is often tempting for travelers to stick to locations where their own native tongue is the common language. 636 more words

Dictionary Or Living Word: 3 Steps To Bringing Bible Reading To Life

I’m happy to introduce Brad Klassen, and I welcome him as my guest blogger today. Brad is an author, speaker, and story teller, and he has a passion to share his knowledge and thoughts on parenting, as well as offer some insights on how to build your children’s love for Jesus. 1,043 more words


Origin of the Hunter Surname

The Historical Hunter Surname

HUNTER. Obiviously derived from the case, in old times a necessary art, as well as a favorite. The Normans were great preservers and mighty hunters of game, and though the name is A-Sax. 87 more words

Hunter One-Name Study


Sometime last week, on the train home, I sat next to a woman who was talking on her mobile phone. She was quite loud, so I couldn’t help overhearing her say, ‘He comes to these meetings with all these problems and we then have to solution them’. 290 more words

New And Old Words

The English words Spain begrudgingly added to its dictionary this year

The latest edition of Spain’s most prestigious dictionary has been released (link in Spanish). And it has a lot of English in it.

Every new dictionary release comes with a host of additions—new words, definitions, and meanings that reflect how language has changed since the previous update. 379 more words