"Issa, Daenerys."

Translation:Yes, Daenerys.

1 year ago

20 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Ashley09224
Ashley09224
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"Yes, Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons."

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Gaby754722
Gaby754722
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Now, try to say that in Valyrian!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MadLatinist

Issa, Daenerys Jelmāzmo hen Targārio Lentrot, Zȳho Brōzio Ēlos, Dorzaltys, Andalot se Ēlio Valot Dārȳs, Hen Parmenko Embāzma Khalēsis, Belmo Pryjatys se Muñus Zaldrīzoti.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AerysIIITa

Nyke Daenerys jelmazmo hen Targario Lentrot, hen Valyrio anogar iksan. I am Daenerys stormborn of the house Targaryen of the blood of Old Valyria

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Gaby754722
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Take a lingot for that!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/chunkylefunga

This is Jon Snow.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/OliverBens6

Do you think we get to learn to say that on this course?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Evan486
Evan486
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Didn't accept "Yes, Danny"

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Luke_5.1991
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That makes sense. Similarly, the French course wouldn't accept "Bobby" for "Robert".

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/mbugden
mbugden
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I think that was a joke

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/James_Dean1

How do you say "Slay me queen?" :D

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/BrunoSenra

I believe it's "Yne ossēnās!" (With a stress at the end, as with all imperatives).

4 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Huffdogg

When I answered this wrong, the translation shown as "correct" at the bottom says "It's Daenerys"

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rae.F
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Report it as an error. "It's Daenerys" would be "Daenerys issa".

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/littlepal
littlepal
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Yaass Khaleesi!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EmhyrVasDevos

wasn't Issa supposed to be " she is" too????

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rae.F
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"Issa" means "he/she/it is", but it's also used as an affirmative statement.

This is why commas in writing, and vocal inflections in speech, are important:

"I know John" vs "I know, John."
"Issa Daenerys" ("She is Daenerys") vs "Issa, Daenerys" ("Yes, Daenerys").

EDIT: Except that the verb always comes last, so "She is Daenerys" would be "Daenerys issa".

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/allthingsnice

yes, but it also means "yes" (as in "it is")

1 year ago
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