Thursday, November 09, 2006

ambigram: greja

'Church' in Malay... and Indonesian... and Portugese... and Brazilian! Language is the entity which divides and unites us all.

Other Malay words derived from the Portugese language are 'janela' (window, 'jendela' in Malay), 'sapata' (shoes, 'sepatu' in Malay), 'camosa' (shirt, 'kemeja' in Malay), 'armario' (cupboard, 'almari' in Malay) and 'roda' (wheel, 'roda' in Malay), among many others..


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