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Jerusalem

Postby bacon » Tue Feb 07, 2006 5:05 am

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Postby Bert » Wed Feb 08, 2006 12:55 am

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Postby annis » Wed Feb 08, 2006 4:14 am

Bert wrote: Maybe someone know of other examples where a city name is plural.


Lots of Greek city names are grammatically plural, e.g., Θῆβαι, Thebes; Ἀθῆναι, Athens. So this isn't unusual for Greek.
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Postby ThomasGR » Wed Feb 08, 2006 9:42 am

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Postby Bert » Wed Feb 08, 2006 11:49 am

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Postby Beatus Pistor » Sun Apr 16, 2006 4:40 pm

Jerusalem(Hebrew: Yerushalaim) in Hebrew has an ending like a "dual".
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