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Online Ah.hell

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Re: The Voynich Manuscript has been "decoded."
« Reply #15 on: July 05, 2018, 10:56:33 AM »
Resurrecting this thread for another "translation".  An electrical engineer has determined that it is archaic Turkish written phonetically.

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Ahmet Ardic -- an electrical engineer by profession, whose lifelong passion has been researching Turkic languages, linguistics and etymological roots -- stumbled upon a copy of the Voynich manuscript online four years ago.
Like so many others, he was intrigued and began working on it by himself for a year. He then enlisted his two sons, Ozan and Alp Erkan, to help.
The Ardic family have published a video on YouTube explaining their theory. They say they're certain the manuscript is written in a type of Old Turkic dialect or a combination of dialects -- mostly written in phonemic orthography, or language written as it is spoken.
I'm not betting on this being the end of it.

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/15/health/voynich-manuscript-mystery/index.html

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Re: The Voynich Manuscript has been "decoded."
« Reply #16 on: July 06, 2018, 07:12:28 AM »
I don't understand any of the words, I just like looking at the pictures.

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Re: The Voynich Manuscript has been "decoded."
« Reply #17 on: July 06, 2018, 10:40:36 AM »
So they decided Koko translation was a non-starter?
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