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"Eu am văzut spiritul deasupra bisericii."

Translation:I saw the spirit above the church.

January 14, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ser229339

I think that more... Romanian it would be "duhul" than "spiritul"...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/razvan.marin

In this context, indeed, you are correct. Especially if we are referring to the holly spirit which would be duhul sfânt.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wyqtor
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'Duh' is of Slavic origin, while 'spirit' comes from Latin. It's also interesting to know that, when referring to the Holy Ghost, Orthodox Romanians say 'Sfântul Duh', while Catholics and Greco-Romans say 'Sfântul Spirit'.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gisela113741

Thank you, this is really interesting!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fifilaplume

Yeah, but maybe they are speaking of ghosts.

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