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"There is no cheap notebook."

Translation:لَيْسَ هُناك دَفْتَر رَخيص.

August 23, 2019



"Daftar" is of Greek origin and is related to the English word "diphtheria," which describes a disease that affects the throat, by comparing the tough texture that the affected throat acquires with the leather that the Greeks used as a writing surface. The word "letter" is also conjectured to derive from the same Greek root, via Etruscan.


Fascinating, thanks for sharing.

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