Please identify the language

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby scorcher » 2019-11-23, 20:41

Hi, can someone translate this?

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Many thanks.

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Synalepha » 2020-01-12, 17:42

Pretty sure it's Arabic but what do they say?

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby voron » 2020-01-12, 17:53

They are all prayers and supplications to Allah.

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Synalepha » 2020-01-12, 18:17

voron wrote:They are all prayers and supplications to Allah.


From a guy who asked me whether I was top or bottom. Cool 😂

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Saim » 2020-03-20, 19:42

https://youtu.be/cW_tGWiG2qI

What language is this? It sounds Southeast Asian...

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Yasna » 2020-03-20, 22:07

Saim wrote:What language is this? It sounds Southeast Asian...

It's either Indonesian or something closely related to it.
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Re: Please identify the language

Postby do_shahbaz » 2020-03-21, 17:03

Yasna wrote:It's either Indonesian or something closely related to it.


It's definitely Indonesian.

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Saim » 2020-03-21, 17:27

I'm surprised I didn't recognise it, given that I've dabbled in Malay before... then again, I did study the Malaysian variant and didn't really spend that much time on it overall. Thanks!

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Is this Arabic?

Postby Alsmyd » 2020-05-09, 19:47

Hi guys, A friend of mine got this tattoo while he was a bit drunk. Someone said that’s is written wrong. He doesn’t know if it’s even arabic, we think so.

Could you help us out? Thanks

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Re: Is this Arabic?

Postby Linguaphile » 2020-05-10, 0:22

Alsmyd wrote:Hi guys, A friend of mine got this tattoo while he was a bit drunk. Someone said that’s is written wrong. He doesn’t know if it’s even arabic, we think so.

Could you help us out? Thanks

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It's not Arabic. It's an attempt at Tibetan "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." I don't know if it's correct, or how legible it is, but that's what they were trying for.
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Re: Please identify the language

Postby razlem » 2020-06-15, 18:34

Does anyone recognize the phrase "Dosei Parete"? The context given is "recycling" or "rebirth", but I'm not sure where this would come from.
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Help with Identifying Symbols

Postby martyp16 » 2020-11-28, 21:38

I can across this on a reddit puzzle but I have no clue where these symbols come from.

Any help would be greatly appreciated as hours of searching have not turned up anything.

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby vijayjohn » 2020-11-30, 12:33

Runes?

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Osias » 2020-11-30, 15:19

I don't know reddit puzzle rules, but isn't posting here cheating?
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Re: Please identify the language

Postby vijayjohn » 2020-12-01, 15:59

Is it a game where the poster actually knows the answer and is just trying to get others to guess, or is it something like r/translator where they're genuinely asking for help deciphering what's written?

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Osias » 2020-12-01, 16:30

Also, some people come here, post a single post, don't introduce themselves, and never come back.

I thought my suggestion for fighting spammers by only allowing people to post on the introductions thread until a mod sees had been accepted. :hmm:
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Re: Please identify the language

Postby vijayjohn » 2020-12-01, 16:55

I don't think I would go so far as to call an ordinary post in this thread spamming.

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Osias » 2020-12-01, 19:30

There were some cases I also didn't consider spam and someone pointed that the signature had a link. Even if this person is not a spammer, I would like to new members proved first they're not spammers.

Also say hi to people here before asking for help, we're not robots for identifying languages.
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Re: Please identify the language

Postby vijayjohn » 2020-12-02, 1:01

Osias wrote:There were some cases I also didn't consider spam and someone pointed that the signature had a link.

Sometimes they actually add the link in their signature after they start posting.
Even if this person is not a spammer, I would like to new members proved first they're not spammers.

How is that even possible?
Also say hi to people here before asking for help, we're not robots for identifying languages.

This would be polite, but I think to make this mandatory would be pretty absurdly cruel. :?

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Re: Please identify the language

Postby Osias » 2020-12-02, 1:04

I don't think we are talking about the same thing, several forums have this as a norm/standard/rule.
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