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Yes, I was asking where you got that word from, then I found it in Kuyumjian. It is interesting that for me, a speaker of Eastern Armenian, Western Armenian is mutually intelligible. It doesn't work vice versa? --Vahag (talk) 09:53, 9 December 2013 (UTC)
- My parents and grandparents can understand it fairly well, but my brothers and I can barely understand it. I don't know. I guess it's because they've been exposed regularly to Eastern Armenian back in the Middle East, but we only speak Western Armenian amongst our family. I'm sure I can figure out the differences if I tried, but to be honest, I don't think it's necessarily important to me.
- Anyway, alright. Thanks for checking. On another note, what's the deal with traditional and reformed orthography? Do people on Wiktionary typically use reformed orthography? Chuck67322 (talk) 05:05, 10 December 2013 (UTC)
- Yes, reformed orthography should be used in translations and in the main entry. See WT:AHY. Traditional orthography is not prohibited though. It is softly redirected to the main entry; cf. բացատրութիւն (bacʿatrutʿiwn). If you can't add translations in reformed orthography, that's fine, do it in traditional orthography, I'll convert. --Vahag (talk) 20:28, 10 December 2013 (UTC)