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"They destroy the forests by fire."

Translation:Silvas igne delent.

October 24, 2019

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SilvāsSilva ( wood, forest, orchard, grove ) From PIE sel-, swel- ( beam, board, frame, threshold ). Cognate with Ancient Greek ὕλη (húlē - wood, timber ) and Old English Syl ( sill, threshold, foundation )

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