Tuesday, March 20, 2012
On a blog here, a linguistic blog written entirely in Greek - so I am Μιθριδάτη there. The author (Glavkos) also knows English, Russian, and Esperanto. The post that has been translated is this one, a post I wrote in a quick burst of irritation when I noticed an article claiming Persian to be exceptionally difficult, which Persian is anything but.
Later on I took the time to write a longer post on the same subject here.
Seeing the translated post makes me wonder when the first written account of the Persian language written in Greek appeared. Even back in 500 BC when the continent looked like this there could have been a few: