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translation help with a hand-written postcard

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Re: translation help with a hand-written postcard

Posted: 1359493706000
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They were likely Danube Swabians -- ethnic Germans who lived in Hungary for a couple of hundred years and retained their own form of the language. While they would have also have spoken Hungarian, they likely spoke German at home and wrote it as they spoke it (ie, literally). Depending on the age, they would not have learned German in school.
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