[Foundation-l] Future fate of Siberian Wikipedia
jorohr at gmail.com
Wed Aug 1 08:54:50 UTC 2007
<thomas.dalton at gmail.com> writes:
>> It is loosely based on historical contemporary Russian
>> dialects of Northern Russia and Siberia.
> "historical contemporary"? Isn't that an oxymoron?
Should have been "historical *and* contemporary".
Verbose: Russian dialects of Western Siberia which are, as far as I
know, mostly extinct, and the dialect of the Pomors which I understand
is still preserved in some remote places of Arkhangelsk region and
maybe neighbouring provinces in North-Western Russia.
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