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On Sun, 5 Dec 2004 16:29:41 +0100, Andreas Johansson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I was told today that "Istinsky", a nickname I have for one of my sisters, means
> "truthful" in some language. Can anyone confirm? And if so, what language - I'm
> guessing Russian?

Maybe - certainly Slavic enough. My Russian dictionary gives
   istina = truth
   istinnyj = true
but then the word is in my Bosnian dictionary too
   istina = truth
   istinit = true.


	*Muke!
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