(REYKJAVIK, Iceland) — When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees “Solarfri” posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means “when staff get an unexpected afternoon off to enjoy good weather.” The people of this rugged North Atlantic island settled by Norsemen some 1,100 years ago have a…

via Most Computers Don’t Speak Icelandic. That’s Bad News For the Future of the Language — TIME

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