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Old 07-24-2009, 07:03 AM   #1
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Anyone have any idea what language this might be? TIA...

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Old 07-24-2009, 11:07 AM   #2
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It looks like Greek--not as in "it's greek to me"...'-}}

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Old 07-24-2009, 12:21 PM   #3
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Hmmm, so it might be! Thanks for the tip (off to Google "greek writing" now.)

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Let us know what you find...I don't know why I think it may be Greek...there is just something about the combination of letters, primarily the frequent use of "X" which for some reason in my mind says "Greek"...'-}}

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Handwriting is so difficult to identify! I don't really find that carefully penned alphabets are very useful in deciphering someone's handwritten scrawl. There are 13 different handwriting samples of the same Greek phrase here, and still I can't say for certain that your postcard is written in Greek. Many languages share similar alphabets. There is another example of actual Greek handwriting here. Scroll about halfway down.

   
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I can't say for certain that your postcard is written in Greek
All the same, it looks like Greek to me too: I can identify a gamma, an epsilon, and a mu. They don't appear in any Cyrrilc script.

   
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