User talk:Remember the dot

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A couple of things: First of all, the citations tab is meant for citations (see WT:CITE), not references. I've thus deleted Citations:raca. Second, Aramaic is written in Hebrew or Syriac script, not Latin. So, the entry you're trying to create should be at ריקה or ריקא, from what I can tell. If it is an English word, then the L2 should be English, not Aramaic. I'll look into this further. Let me know if you have any questions or concerns. Thanks. -Atelaes λάλει ἐμοί 08:05, 26 November 2008 (UTC)

Ok, I'm not seeing any evidence that this has become an English word, so I'm going to revert your edits to raca. However, I'll post ריקה and ריקא to Wiktionary:Requested entries:Aramaic, and I'll get to work on ῥακά (rhaká). I hope that will be satisfactory. -Atelaes λάλει ἐμοί 08:12, 26 November 2008 (UTC)
Thank you for correcting my citations blunder. About "raca" being an English word, it does appear in the quite old King James Bible as well as the New International Version. Isn't this a sufficiently well-known work to justify inclusion? —Remember the dot (talk) 09:12, 26 November 2008 (UTC)