historical linguistics

Slovenian Proverbs and Sayings

»The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.« Francis Bacon In one of my previous…

Foreign words influencing the Slovenian language

Denizens are words that came from other languages and are now completely adapted to the Slovenian language. They are pronounced,…

Slovenian Dialects

The Slovenian language is a South Slavic language with around 2.5 million speakers worldwide, most of whom live in Slovenia.…

Slovenian and Sanskrit Surprising Similarities

The similarities between Slovenian and Sanskrit are surprising. Sanskrit has a phonetic script, the same as the Slovenian language. They also…