Andrey (azangru) wrote,
Andrey
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Голубь (мира?)

Pidgin

1876, from pigeon English (1859), the reduced form of the language used in China for communication with Europeans, from pigeon (1826), itself a pidgin word, representing a Chinese pronunciation of business. Meaning extended 1921 to "any simplified language."

Вон оно что! Моя-твоя бизнес делать. А я-то думал, при чем тут голубь?
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