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Day: October 31, 2015

What are some common Greek and Turkish words?

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Posted in categories: Linguistics, Modern Greek

There used to be a lot more Turkish words in Greek, but purism and changes in institutions have gotten rid of a lot of them. There are still a fair few in daily use. Nikos Sarantakos’ blog [Page on wordpress.com] has a list of 218 Turkish words that remain in daily use. I am taking […]

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