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Because That’s The Rule

Many years ago when my daughter was just three years old and hadn’t started school yet, I thought it would be fun to teach her Armenian at home. Merely the basics, starting with the alphabet, and then why not spelling … Continue reading

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Why ChichiKir?

Chichi (shee-shee) means precious, elaborate; it also means phrasemonger, word spinner, among other things. Kir (keer) in Armenian means letter of the alphabet. Universally it means French wine flavored with Cassis (blackcurrant liquor). Given the above I would like ChichiKir … Continue reading

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