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postprandial #140422
03/04/05 05:41 PM
03/04/05 05:41 PM
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[From Latin post- (after) + prandium (meal). Ultimately from
Indo-European root ed- (to eat or to bite).

It's always a pleasure to see own native words, as relatives to other languages! In russian language (althou we call it - russkiy) there is a noun word - eda (food) with accent on 'a' (pronounced - 'ah',as in Oprah), and 'e' pronounced as in 'met'. Also a derivative from it, is a verb - est, with soft 't', means - to eat.
Priyatnogo appetita vsem!

Viktor V. Trukov


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03/06/05 02:15 AM
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3gpaByume, Buktop. It's been a while.



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