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Author Topic: Well, this is.... Odd.  (Read 824 times)

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Well, this is.... Odd.
« on: September 13, 2009, 01:51:19 pm »
So, I was doing my Greek Homework, and lo and behold, there was a word that look suprisingly like Entei!
(It is sounded out ezEEteh.) It is spelled εζητει. So, yeah, I know. There's a Zeta in there, but still. It means 'he was seeking.' Eerie.

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Re: Well, this is.... Odd.
« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2009, 02:41:41 pm »
Really interesting thing you found there! Do you think perhaps there are words that are similar to Raikou and Suicune too?

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Re: Well, this is.... Odd.
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2009, 04:26:37 pm »
η (eta) is not anything close to an n though. It just looks like that to an English speaker.

I think Entei, Raikou, and Suicune are based off of Japanese or Chinese words. No Greek heritage there.
« Last Edit: September 13, 2009, 04:26:57 pm by IIMarckus »

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Re: Well, this is.... Odd.
« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2009, 06:28:07 pm »
η (eta) is not anything close to an n though. It just looks like that to an English speaker.

I think Entei, Raikou, and Suicune are based off of Japanese or Chinese words. No Greek heritage there.

I know. I'd kinda fail in Greek if I didn't make that distinction.

And the 'he was seeking' part fits Entei.
« Last Edit: September 13, 2009, 06:28:38 pm by Brocco Guy »

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Re: Well, this is.... Odd.
« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2009, 09:19:50 pm »
Entei means Fire Emperor if I'm not mistaking (which I probably am).