The Ukrainian word that uncovers Russian soldiers, and others that, mispronounced, could have meant your death

//The Ukrainian word that uncovers Russian soldiers, and others that, mispronounced, could have meant your death

The Ukrainian word that uncovers Russian soldiers, and others that, mispronounced, could have meant your death

The Bible’s Book of Judges recounts how, after the inhabitants of Gilead defeated the invading Ephraimite tribe, surviving Ephraimites attempted to cross the river Jordan back to their home territory. The Gileadites, having secured the river’s fords, identified fleeing Ephraimites by requiring them to say “Shibboleth”.As the Old Testament tells it, the Ephraimites “said Sibboleth: for he could not frame to pronounce it right. Then they took him and slew him”.The word shibboleth, from the Hebrew…

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