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I'm working to my magister thesis and I found as disponibly very few sources about slavism in Romania.
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My pleasure, Emanuel. Do receive my Season Greetings as well. All the best!
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I am looking for information on the whereabouts of copies of Filip Stanislavov’s Abagar, which were printed in Rome in 1651 by the Propaganda Fide (see, for example, http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/500346281, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abagar). My starting point is the list published in Rajkov’s 1979 monograph Абагар на Филип Станиславов. Рим. 1651 г., but I would be interested in information on copies in any library. My e-mail address is per.ambrosiani (at) umu.se.
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A digital copy of this prayer, printed in Roma, 1651, is available on the website of the St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library (Sofia, Bulgaria): http://digital.nationallibrary.bg/DWWebClient/(X(1)S(jwrj5ym3fln0tnxabg4xinjr))/ViewerWindow.ashx?WebpartKey=Viewer_Viewer_16206&v=1796 
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I didn't find any information about an illegal use of this orthographic system in the printed Ukranian mass media texts. I know that this orthography is used in other states, but my interest is focused on Ukraine (1991-2015). I''ll be very grateful for all variants of your sociolinguistic comments.   
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Dear Wojciech,
thank you for sharing this link. It's very important for my work also because it confirms my other observations on the modern Ukrainian language policy in the sphere of mass media.
Dear Chris,
it could be possible and depends on a state language legislation. In the case of Ukraine it is not expressed so much, however in other countries the orthographic systems could be the instruments of political influence or the "signs" or conservatives, the opposition, the revolutionaries, etc. You'll find references, if you use the keywords "orthography wars", "fee for violation of the law on language", and etc.
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Earlier in my studies of Historical Linguistics and Classical Latin I hypothesized of Common-Slavic *muži "man" (alongside with Lithuanian žmuo, Latin homo, -inis, Old-English guma) to have descended from PIE root for "earth" *dhegh'- in the form of *dhgh'-m-ón "earthling" contradicting the contemporary explanation reasoning that the Common Slavic word was a borrowing from Germanic *man- but failing to explain the /ž/ element in it /ref. Machek: Slovak and Czech Etymological Dictionary, 1975/.
Now, I wonder what the modern PIE etymology has to say about this, whether it's been resolved for good in the meantime, and what is the current state of affairs. Was I right back then?
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Hello Wolfgang,
are there any analogies where we have -u- stems with -(s)yo-suffix becoming voiced in Common Slavic? And is that related to PIE *man- (Lat. manus, OldNorse mund "hand, protection"?
To sum up, there are two possible etymologies:
1) *dhgm-on-yo- an -n- stem from *dheg- "earth" as pointed out by Caka and myself. This needs ž to be explained by metathesis. There's also the Matasovic law of g lost before m issue. Lithuanian etymology would be helpful.
Possible cognates: Lat. homo, Germ. guma, Lith. žmuo
2) *man-u-syo- originally a derivative from *man- "hand" (?) as in Machek, which needs ž to be explained through voicing.
Possible cognates: OldInd. manusya, Germ. manwaz, Lat. manus
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Have US already reoriented its interest to Middle East and East Asia as the redistribution of state-sponsored research funds have shown?
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No
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I have a lot of material from my PhD thesis (kandidatskaja)
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Vlasov_mikhailo at mail.ru