More on Magid

liril at gmx.net liril at gmx.net
Sun May 11 10:21:15 EDT 2003


> On Sat, 10 May 2003, Robyn Starkey wrote:
> 
> > I thought it was very interesting to see all the different places that a
> > supposedly made-up word might have come from, and all the nuances of
> > meaning they add.

One example that has fascinated me alot comes from Babylon 5 - the Minbari:
a minbar is a interior part of a Mosque, I forgot what exactly. And I
wondered if they knew about this word, or invented a "new" term...

Bettina

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