Why is it spelled Vergil but not Virgil

#1DarkIconoclastPosted 2/13/2013 5:48:36 AM
Quirky huh?

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#2SHMYazooPosted 2/13/2013 5:55:16 AM
Once again Tameem messes with the original na-- oops.
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#3AlexxShadenk777Posted 2/13/2013 6:19:13 AM
Because his name is Vergil, not Virgil.
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#4Rising_shadowPosted 2/13/2013 6:24:21 AM
Because the original name is Vergilius, typically translated to Vergil, not Virgil. That's the english dumb way of translating it.
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#5Pesmerga255Posted 2/13/2013 6:28:48 AM
Rising_shadow posted...
Because the original name is Vergilius, typically translated to Vergil, not Virgil. That's the english dumb way of translating it.


Vergilius sounds like a dinosaur.
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#6AlexxShadenk777Posted 2/13/2013 6:32:01 AM
Pesmerga255 posted...
Rising_shadow posted...
Because the original name is Vergilius, typically translated to Vergil, not Virgil. That's the english dumb way of translating it.

Vergilius sounds like a dinosaur.

Pesmerga sounds like sperm.
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#7Rising_shadowPosted 2/13/2013 6:58:12 AM
Vergilius sounds like a dinosaur.

Well duh, it's latin, like species names. Dumb western barbarians don't know language roots, brah.
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#8Pesmerga255Posted 2/13/2013 7:08:47 AM
AlexxShadenk777 posted...
Pesmerga255 posted...
Rising_shadow posted...
Because the original name is Vergilius, typically translated to Vergil, not Virgil. That's the english dumb way of translating it.

Vergilius sounds like a dinosaur.

Pesmerga sounds like sperm.


Only if you want it to, baby. ^_~
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#9DarkIconoclast(Topic Creator)Posted 2/13/2013 7:15:15 AM
Vergilius sounds like some forbidden sex act.

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#10Rising_shadowPosted 2/13/2013 7:17:37 AM
Well, it's no cleveland steamer, boyo.
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