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On 6 March 2014 22:01, Jeffrey Brown <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Sometimes the generic/specific path goes the other way. For example,
> "glove" in German is "Handschuh" ("hand-shoe").
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Same in Dutch: "handschoen".

I parodied that in Moten by making "shoe" in that language _bnameno_,
literally "foot-glove" :P.
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