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sila pirig namtar agrig

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16:48 Nov 17, 2001
Hebrew to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Hebrew term or phrase: sila pirig namtar agrig
amulet
bexter
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1Not Hebrew or AramaicJohn Kinory
5That's not Hebrew.Dana Cohen


  

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
That's not Hebrew.


Explanation:
That line can't be hebrew.
Perhaps it's aramaic.


Dana Cohen
Israel
Local time: 20:21
PRO pts in pair: 4
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Not Hebrew or Aramaic


Explanation:
I have reasonable familiarity with Aramaic (and I am a native Hebrew speaker). Have never heard any Aramaic that sounds even vaguely like this. If I had to answer a quiz question, I'd guess wildly and say this is Chaldean (as in The Exorcist) :-)

John Kinory
Local time: 18:21
PRO pts in pair: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Noah: The words of the amulet are frequently a code which needs to be deciphered. See my other comments about the amulet inscriptions.
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