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Thread #29732 Message #378147
Posted By: Rollo
19-Jan-01 - 07:40 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: German Folk(?) song, Nu Ja Ja
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: German Folk(?) song, Nu Ja Ja
"Nu" seems just a local expression for "Yes" in some german dialects of the eastern areas. For sure in saxony and expecially in the lausitz area where originally sorbic, a slavonian language is spoken. It sounds also very "schlesisch" to me.