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Posted by u/[deleted] 2 hours
I would not trust Lukashenko's data one bit.
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Posted by u/TheAssConsumer 15 hours
The largest ethnic minority in R. Moldova is the ukrainian one. Romanians/moldovans is the largest and main ethnic group.
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Posted by u/TarYanish 1 day
Trololol...
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Posted by u/languageseu 1 day
In Romanian, ''muiere'' is now only used by old people in the countryside. It's becoming an archaism.
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Posted by u/Arthur_Sebastian_703 1 day
Romance languages? Out of all its neighbours only Romania speaks a romance language. Most of them are slavic (Serbia, Ukraine, Croatia, Slovenia, Slovakia).
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 2 days
Source: [scoutmagazine.ca](https://scoutmagazine.ca) Just thought it is interesting.
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Posted by u/Fragrant-Telephone75 3 days
Largest second religion in Romania means a few tens of thousands of muslims in a 20 millions population. That's not much. It's the same in most eastern countries.
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Posted by u/Fragrant-Telephone75 3 days
I guess the 1989 death penalty in Romania was the Ceausescu couple.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 4 days
All eastern states (Poland, Czechia, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Slovenia, Romania, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Albania, North Macedonia) first joined NATO and only then the door was open for EU membership negotiations.
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Posted by u/momeshammy 4 days
Russia simply collapsed economically. Its heavy dependence on oil and gas sales hit the economy pretty badly.
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Posted by u/momeshammy 4 days
They didn't close their economies for as long as other states and they invested in big infrastructure projects that helped their economies.
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Posted by u/Arthur_Sebastian_703 4 days
I'm not surprised the baltic states are doing the best. They are doing the best in pretty much any kind of ranking of ex-soviet states.
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Posted by u/poyekhavshiy 4 days
1. Eu nu stau sa citesc notificarile, de acea am 73.300 notificari necitite. Prefer sa-mi scriu opinia si sa ma mut la alte threaduri. 2. Daca tu habar nu ai despre ce e vorba, de ce ai tupeul sa spui ca eu am mintit? Despre respectivul incident a relatat chiar ambasadorul in urma cu niste luni (cred ca era toamna trecuta), [pe pagina lui de Facebook](https://imgur.com/a/FmMSK8l). Se afla la casa si isi punea produsele pe banda. Un individ a interpretat gresit ca vrea sa se bage in fata. O tata de la alta casa, care nici nu a asistat nici la moment, nici la discutie, s-a bagat agresiv in discutie si i-a vorbit urat pentru ca nu avea accent moldovenesc, deci pentru ca era roman, cum a dedus duduia. Nu aveam de unde sa inventez atatea detalii, pur si simplu am redat ce mi-am amintit dintr-o postare din urma cu 7-8 luni de zile. Si stii foarte bine ca astfel de evenimente au mai avut loc. 3. Pe viitor, te-as ruga frumos sa nu ma mai pomenesti sau hartuiesti. Ramai la romanofobia ta (pe care acum o ascunzi cat de cat, dar in trecut facea ravagii si aici, si pe r/Romania si pe r/Europe. Spune-le cate bannuri ti-ai luat temporar si definitiv pe r/Romania si r/Europe cu threaduri si comentarii romanofobe), la dodonismul tau pro-rus (acum vad ca te dai mare pro-european pe aici, dar in urma cu niste luni, maxim 1 an, cand erau mai putini pe aici, erai cel mai mare fan Dodon din R. Moldova, citai direct din surse socialiste si comuniste), etc. Ti-e rusine sa recunosti? Daca nu ti-ai sters istoricul threadurilor si comentariilor, oricine are rabdare sa caute ce postai in urma cu 1-2 ani va vedea care e mincinosul. Desi cele mai urate au fost sterse de moderatori. 4. Presimt ca vei urla din toti plamanii ca si chestia despre notificari e ''minciuna''. Asa ca iti pun o [poza](https://imgur.com/2uzaAeE). 5. Dupa acest comentariu te voi ignora in continuare.
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Posted by u/Psmaster14 5 days
Seeing the title I initially thought this is a map about nuclear plants and was wondering why are so few countries marked. Then I saw ''nukes'' above the map. lol
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Posted by u/R0DR160HM 5 days
China is everywhere.
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Posted by u/Sorinbt 6 days
Afirmatia e extrasa din emisiunea In Profunzime a Lorenei Bogza de joia care a trecut, cand a fost intrebat daca ar fi posibil ca Romania sa deschida centre de vaccinare la ambasada din Chisinau sau la consulate. El a spus ca nu, pentru ca nu permite legislatia si pentru ca personalul diplomatic nu e pregatit pentru chestiuni medicale. Apoi a spus ca daca ar putea, i-ar vaccina pe cei ce arata un moldovenism primitiv, numit si moldovenism de grota (asta am adaugat eu ca exemplu suplimentar). Adica acei indivizi care sunt agresivi verbal sau chiar fizic atunci cand vine vorba de Romania, poporul roman, istoria romanilor, etc. Aia care injura romanii si Romania, scuipa peste Prut cu orice ocazie, spun ca romanii sunt fascisti, tigani, etc. Asta in timp ce unii au solicitat inclusiv cetatenia romana si traiesc bine prin tari UE doar datorita statului roman. Aici sunt in special comunistii vechi si noi, romanofobi, mancurti, etc. Fundalul pe care a spus asta este cel in care dupa donarea vaccinurilor din Romania, s-a creat o intreaga propaganda isterica potrivit careia Romania a donat doar ce nu ar fi folosit pe romani, ca are in plan sa extermine moldovenii, cei din Gagauzia au refuzat vaccinul spunand ca asteapta vaccinul rusesc, etc. In plus, ambasadorul a avut parte de un incident romanofob in timp ce-si facea cumparaturile, ca orice om, intr-un magazin din Chisinau. S-a legat o țață de el si i-a vorbit urat, xenofob, doar pentru ca l-a auzit vorbind fara accent moldovenesc (graind ''romaneste'' cum spun mancurtii). Moldovenismul primitiv nu se refera la orice antiunionist, cum gresit sar unii sa insinueze. OP-ul in loc sa injure ambasadorul mai bine s-ar documenta un pic, ca sa nu cada de fazan.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 6 days
The map shows even road distances, gas shops and those days Ford dealers and services.
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Posted by u/AJgloe 1 week
So, basically, only the russian ethnics wanted the russian language to be official. Which makes perfect sense.
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Posted by u/Homesanto 1 week
This map is wrong in so many ways that I start to think this doctor was a complete idiot.
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Posted by u/Dornanian 1 week
This is one of the most reposted maps in the history of this subreddit (only the map of Austria-Hungary in 1910 is posted more often) and it has always been pointed out how inaccurate it is. Most of the ''separatist'' movements shown on the map are invented, exaggerated or are just autonomous movements. For example, there are no separatist movements in Romania. There is only an autonomy movement in 2 counties in eastern Transylvania (purple). This crap map pulled 3 ''separatist'' movements out of someone's ass.
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Posted by u/petburiraja 1 week
Gib back rightful mexican clay. /s
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Posted by u/DahenMhamad 1 week
You forgot Transnistria. There are around 5000 soldiers there and lots of ammunition and military equipments.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 week
Did you drink too much coffee and pooped this map?
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Posted by u/goblin290k 1 week
Best day in the lives of everyone outside the Russian SFSR.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 week
The English word “Easter” (and similar words in several other Germanic languages) is derived from the name Eostre, a Germanic goddess called \*Austrō in Proto-Germanic, and ultimately comes from the Proto-Indo-European root \*h₂ews-, meaning “dawn” or “east”. The English name (and many of the Easter customs celebrated around the world) may have pagan roots, but the modern holiday is primarily a Christian holiday, and this is reflected in its most common name, derived from Latin *Pascha* (which ultimately derives from the Hebrew holiday *Pesach*, “Passover”). This etymology is shown in red on the above map. The holiday is mostly called “Big Night(s)”, “Big Day(s)” (both in shades of blue) or “Resurrection of Christ” (green) in **Slavic languages**. Interestingly, Latvian “Lieldienas” (light blue) also means “Big Days”, but “Liel-” is not etymologically related to “Vel-” in Slavic languages. **Hungarian** *húsvét* literally means “meat-taking”. **Finnish** *pääsiäinen* and similar expressions in Sami languages are derived from the verb *päästä*, which has many different meanings, one of which is “to escape” or “to be free”, referring to “being free from (or finishing) Lent”. **Estonian** *ülestõusmispühad* means “resurrection holiday”. **Karelian** *Äijypäivy* and **Veps** *Äipäiv* literally mean “a-lot-day” or “abundance day”.
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Posted by u/PersonsNotPeople 1 week
So vague.
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Posted by u/Vadim_krut10 1 week
The South shall rise again! /s
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 week
Credit [@iamkylo\_](https://www.reddit.com/user/iamkylo_) .
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Posted by u/lindberg16 1 week
So where exactly are the Romanians in Banat and Timoc? Nope, they are not under ''others'' either.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 2 weeks
The name of the fourth month of the Gregorian calendar in most European languages is derived from Latin *Aprilis*, the etymology of which is uncertain. One theory says that it is derived from the name *Aphrodite*, the Greek goddess of love. Another (less likely) one says that it comes from Latin *aperire*, “to open”. Either way, all words based on Latin *Aprilis* are shown on a red background on the map above. **Polish** *kwiecień* and **Ukrainian** *kvíten’* come from a Slavic word meaning “to blossom” (and are false friends of Czech *květen*, which means “May”). **Belarusian** *krasavík* is derived either from *krasa*, “beauty”, or *kraska*, “field flower”. **Czech** *duben* is derived from *dub*, “oak”. **Croatian** *travanj* is related to *trava*, meaning “grass”. **Finnish** *huhtikuu* comes from *huhta* (“cleared field in slash-and-burn cultivation”) + *kuu* (“month”). **Voro** *mahlakuu* means “juice/sap month”. **Karelian** *sulaku* is derived from *sula*, “molten; not having ice cover”. **Northern Sami** *cuoŋománnu* means “snow crust month”. **Lithuanian** *balandis* means “dove” (a bird). **Turkish** *nisan* comes from Assyrian *nisannu*, “beginning”.
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Posted by u/Blackbird1251 2 weeks
Many saints and animals.
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Posted by u/WTC-NWK 2 weeks
The second largest minority in R. Moldova is the ukrainian one with around 7-8%. Romanians/moldovans are the main ethnic group. Moldovans are one of the groups of the Romanian people. 5,5 million moldovans live in Romania, while only 2,5 millions live in R. Moldova. Moldovan is a regional identity (promoted by the soviets as a fake national identity), while Romanian is the national identity. Have my downvote.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 2 weeks
I find it hard to believe that highly developed countries like France and Spain will have higher growth rates than smaller poorer countries like Poland and Romania.
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Posted by u/axnjxn00 2 weeks
74% in Romania but 93% in Ukraine? Allow me to doubt that.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 2 weeks
Another ''map'' fighting for the title of the most retarded piece ever posted on r/Mapporn.
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Posted by u/MapHub_ 2 weeks
So where exactly are the Romanians from Banat and Timoc valley? According to this map they did not exist.
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Posted by u/Polaroid1999 2 weeks
Suntem peste tot acasa, portile ni se deschid...
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Posted by u/kip15 3 weeks
Sorry, but this is beyond stupid.
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Posted by u/Sode_If 3 weeks
Russia has no borders, comrade!
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Posted by u/Fickle_Hold 3 weeks
They are so sweet! I had bunnies too.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 3 weeks
The Renault logo on Ukraine most likely refers to Renault Logan and Duster. They are actually made by Dacia, but for marketing reasons Renault sells them in Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, India and South America under the Renault logo.
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Posted by u/Cloudy_Telescope45 3 weeks
So many crowns ... and lions.
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Posted by u/Cyowari 3 weeks
These maps are always missing the [Kingdom of Dacia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dacia). ​ > A Dacian Kingdom of variable size existed between 82 BC until the Roman conquest in AD 106 And it's nowhere on the map of 69 BC.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 4 weeks
You can tell this is outdated. The largest stadium in Hungary, [Puskas Arena](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pusk%C3%A1s_Ar%C3%A9na), is now 67.000 seats. It was finished in 2019 if I'm not mistaking. The stadium looks good, but kind of a megalomania project for such a small country. A lot of money probably ended up in Orban's cardboard oligarchs pockets.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 4 weeks
The picture is fake. The eyebrows were added later on in Photoshop. Here is an unedited picture of Hamilton: [https://www.instagram.com/p/Br0dMrUBZF8/](https://www.instagram.com/p/Br0dMrUBZF8/)
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Posted by u/SmrdljivePatofne 1 month
TIL that not everyone is flushing the toilet paper as they are supposed to. Oh, boy! 🤢
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Posted by u/GeographyView 1 month
There are many retards and ignorants out there. First of all, romanians aren't black at all. They are as white and european as it gets. Whoever claimed that is a lying piece of shit that has never been to Romania. Second of all, Dacia is a Renault brand. Third of all, idiocy has no cure. Hard to believe an idiot will change his chicken brain or knowledge.
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Posted by u/languageseu 1 month
Yes, [Romanian](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanian_language) is the official language in 2 states (Romania and R. Moldova), while being a regional language in Serbia and Ukraine.
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Posted by u/languageseu 1 month
The anthem of R. Moldova manages the rare performance of talking about the official language of the state over and over again (8 times), without mentioning its name (Romanian) even once. Even today, when celebrating the romanian language on 31 of August, most people avoid calling the celebration ''Our Romanian language'' and simply use empty expressions like ''the state language'', ''our language'', ''mother tongue'', etc (wooden language).
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Posted by u/languageseu 1 month
''Awaken thee, Romanian, shake off thy deadly slumber'' ​ sounds better to me
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
First class, baby! :))
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Posted by u/StoneColdCrazzzy 1 month
Very nice. 1500 km long, from the eastern Czech Republic (3%) in the northwest through Slovakia (17%), Poland (10%), Hungary (4%), Ukraine (10%), Romania (50%) to Serbia (5%) in the south. The highest range: Tatra mountains in Slovakia and Poland, where the highest peaks exceed 2,600 m. The second-highest range is the Southern Carpathians in Romania, where the highest peaks range between 2,500 m and 2,550 m.
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Posted by u/humblyseed 1 month
Smoothie is a regular on this subreddit. Beautiful cat.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
7 years old map.
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Posted by u/Neamow 1 month
I expect the Dacia Sandero III (especially the Stepway version) to do very well in 2021, especially in Spain and France. Hopefully both the microchip crisis and the corona crisis will be managed well enough in Europe.
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Posted by u/Neamow 1 month
I would have expected Logan in R. Moldova (under the Dacia brand) and Ukraine (under the Renault brand) too. That was the case in 2018 or 2019 if I'm not mistaking. On the other hand 2020 was an atypical year when it comes to car sales.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
Romania submitted the boundary dispute to the UN court in 2004 after a decade of failed bilateral negotiations. Bucharest had claimed a border extending into the northern part of the Black Sea, excluding an area surrounding Serpents' Island, which was owned by Romania until 1948, when it was ceded to the then USSR (by a puppet communist regime installed by the Red Army and USSR, a regime made out of traitors hiding in USSR till the end of WW2 and planted afterwards in the government). Kiev had meanwhile claimed a border closer to the Black Sea's western coast, saying Serpents' Island gave it territorial rights over the surrounding waters. The unanimous ruling by the International Court of Justice's 15 judges, which both parties agreed in advance would be binding, gives Romania about four-fifths of the area it claimed (9700 km2) . The new border includes a 12-nautical-mile arc (22 km) around Serpents' Island, which then hits a line equidistant from Romania and Ukraine's adjacent coasts. The court also determined that Serpents' Island could be considered an island, rather than just a rocky outcrop as Romania had claimed. This will now permit Ukraine to create an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), which according to UN Convention on the Law of the Sea extends up to 200 nautical miles from the coastline of the 17 hectare (42 acre) landmass.
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Posted by u/verylateish 1 month
E frumusica! ❤️
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Posted by u/verylateish 1 month
Historical Maramureș [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8uSH4L807M](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8uSH4L807M) [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOQ-GNWdEG8](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOQ-GNWdEG8) [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fLSZQvnR0s](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fLSZQvnR0s)
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Posted by u/Eufedrepublic 1 month
In order to be considered an advanced economy you need: a "very high" human development (0.800 or higher), according to UNDP; OECD members; "advanced" economies, according to the IMF; "high income" economies, according to the World Bank; and income per capita (purchasing power parity) higher than $22,000, according to the IMF.
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Posted by u/chuchundra3 1 month
One should keep in mind that austrians back then were considered german ethnics. That's why on all the ethnic maps of Europe before WW2 they appear as germans or austrian germans. Till WW2 that's how most people in Austria identified. After Germany lost the war, Austria got occupied and there were harsh consequences for german ethnics all over Europe (general stigma, being deported, etc.), the political class in Austria chose to only cultivate the austrian part of austrian germans. Hitler was born in the austrian part of A-H and moved to Germany at age 3. He got a bavarian accent as a result instead of the austrian one.
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Posted by u/kkaiOkkai 1 month
So being rich pays off? (Monaco especially and western Europe in general)
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Posted by u/Spacegamer11 1 month
Beyond stupid.
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Posted by u/Cyowari 1 month
The Golden Horde was huge at the time.
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Posted by u/impotentClay 1 month
Looks like he has lots of fun.
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Posted by u/Swaraelia 1 month
Since when is Transnistria a ''nation''? It is just a wannabe separatist state in R. Moldova that has a plurality of ethnic groups or nations mixed into the society there (the russian one controlling everything despite not being the largest one). And there is nothing ''disputed'' about this status. Nobody recognizes them, not even Russia.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
Sorry, but this is beyond dumb. Romania, Poland, Czechoslovakia and Hungary were NEVER part of the USSR. They had the Red Army of occupation on their territories for a while after WW2, but were never part of USSR.
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Posted by u/Soapy_boi123 1 month
This map is from 2013! [https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/2f5yuw/new\_updated\_brand\_of\_the\_best\_selling\_car\_in\_2013/](https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/2f5yuw/new_updated_brand_of_the_best_selling_car_in_2013/)
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Posted by u/Soapy_boi123 1 month
Try 2013. [https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/2f5yuw/new\_updated\_brand\_of\_the\_best\_selling\_car\_in\_2013/](https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/2f5yuw/new_updated_brand_of_the_best_selling_car_in_2013/)
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
I don't endorse this vaccine, I simply thought this could be an interesting map about a current topic in the news. The map uses data from 2 March 2021.
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Posted by u/northbynortheast31 1 month
LOL! It's ukrainians in R. Moldova with around 8%. Romanians are the main ethnic group since moldovans are a subgroup of the Romanian people. 5,5 million moldovans live in Romania and only 2,5 millions in R. Moldova.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
Sigh... Another hungarian kid in Budapest crying about stuff that happened over 100 years ago, out of Hungary's fault. You know, like constantly shitting on the rest of the ethnic groups, constantly trying to magyarize them, few to no rights, etc. Don't you people have anything better to do? Move on!
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 month
Also: Here is a bit on Romanian celebration of spring called [Mărțișor](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C4%83r%C8%9Bi%C8%99or). In Bulgaria there is a somewhat similar celebration called [Martenitsa](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martenitsa).
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 month
“March”, the English name of the third month of the year, comes from “Mars”, the name of the Roman god of war (the Latin name of the month was *martius*, meaning “of Mars”). The corresponding names in other European languages are also mostly derived from “Mars”—they are represented by a red background on the map. Other etymologies (corresponding to other colours) are as follows: **Czech** *březen* and **Ukrainian** *bérezen’* are likely derived from the Slavic name of the birch tree (*bříza* in Czech and *béreza* in Ukrainian). **Croatian** *ožujak* is probably derived from the word *laž* (“a lie”) via *lžujak* (“a lying \[month\]“), referring to frequent weather changes. **Belarusian** *sakavík* is derived from *sok*, “juice” or “sap”, because trees start to give sap. **Finnish** *maaliskuu* is believed to come from the word *maallinen* in the sense of “earthly”, because snow begins to melt and first spots of bare earth can be seen. **Lithuanian** *kovas* may be derived from the noun *kovas*, referring to a species of bird called “rook” in English, or the noun *kova*, meaning “fight, struggle”. The **Sami** names mean “swan month”. The **Võro** version means “catkin month”. The **Karelian** version means “spring month”. The **Komi** expression means “crow month”. The etymologies for other Uralic languages, such as Nenets, are hard to find due to a very limited number of resources.
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Posted by u/jimi15 1 month
They are the exact same thing. The Romanian people is formed out of several groups: munteni, moldoveni, ardeleni, banateni, etc. Just as the german people contain the bavarians, the thuringians, the saxons, etc. The italian people contains the venetians, the genovese, the sicilians, etc. There are 5,5 million romanians from the moldovan group living in Romania and only 2,5 millions living in R. Moldova. R. Moldova was created by USSR as a colony state after WW2, on a piece of land taken from Romania (Bessarabia). After they executed and deported most of the intelectual elites, hundreds of thousands of romanian ethnics and brought in russian elites and hundreds of thousands of russians and ukrainians as colonists, they started to denationalize the locals in order to better russify them. So they promoted in every corner and aspect of the society of SSR Moldova that the moldovans are an ethnic group of their own (they basically cultivated the regional identity as a national identity), opossed to the romanian ethnic group (always portrayed in a very negative manner, called fascists, burgeois and capitalist pigs, enemy of the soviet people, imperialists, etc.), they claimed the moldovans were brothers of the slavic people and even falsified the history taught in SSR Moldova to claim the slavic roots of the moldovans, pretend Russia was their best friend and saviour that constantly freed them from opression (in fact they simply called every occupation ''liberation''), etc. And if they are an ethnic group of their own, then it was mandatory to speak a language of their own. Initially the KGB tried to invent a new language from scratch by mixing romanian with russian and ukrainian (in Transnistria in the interwar period). They failed, so they simply called romanian written in cyrillic alphabet - ''the moldovan language''. In order to more easily convince the people, they made ''studies'' that broke every single scientific rule and compared a dialect with a standard language and concluded that since there are a few regionalisms used in Bessarabia that are not used in the standard language, that only proves we are talking about 2 different languages. After a few generations indoctrinated with these ''teachings'' and anyone claiming anything else being demonised, marginalized, considered an enemy of the USSR, etc. most people in R. Moldova embraced the soviet ideas that they are a different ethnic group speaking a different language. After 1991, as the russian influence got a bit diminished and people had a bit of access to other sources, more and more people started to identify back as romanians. To the great displeasure of Russia and their puppets in R. Moldova. All the ex-communist politicians (basically still controlling the political life in Chisinau by numbers) are still promoting the soviet teachings even today and the people voting for them (mostly russophones - around 30%, but also brainwashed romanians or people from mixt families) and encourage people to identify as moldovan. Russia and these people (especially the russophones in R. Moldova who came as colonists and privileged people during the Tsarist Empire and USSR) fear that if everyone in R. Moldova will reawaken and realize they are romanian ethnics and there is no moldovan ethnicity or language, then there are high chances for a reunification with Romania. So the russian media (controlling 80% of the media in R. Moldova), some of the local media (controlled by pro-russian politicians financed from Moscow), the russian church, etc. are all directly interested to maintain this fake national identity and constantly oppose it to the romanian one, that is painted in dark colors. The censuses in R. Moldova after 1991 were all organized by the communists, who are antiromanian by definition and pro-moldovenism. Even in 2014, when the last census was organized, the head of the Statistics Bureau was a communist. They reject even the idea that the census in R. Moldova would only mention the Romanian ethnic group and are often accused of rigging census data to lower the sensitive information (number of those identifying as romanian and number of those speaking romanian). These numbers have increased in the past 10-15 years to levels considered ''dangerous'' by them. Usually the young educated people, mostly from cities identify as romanians speaking romanian, while the old people born in USSR, the less educated and mostly those in rural areas stick to the soviet ''moldovan national identity''.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
Bulgarians in the southern part of the region of Moldova, Romania? Allow me to highly doubt that.
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Posted by u/jimi15 1 month
There is a closer census. Although a pretty controversial and doubtful one.
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Posted by u/jimi15 1 month
Roman e o identitate nationala care cuprinde printre altele si identitatea regionala de moldovean. Unii in R. Moldova se identifica in mod corect dupa identitatea nationala, in timp ce multi altii se identifica dupa identitatea regionala, pe care o confunda cu una nationala.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 month
For those who want to see more pictures and clips about this beautiful wolfdog, you can contact his owner u/runningwithwolfdogs. I posted a link to his instagram but apparently it's not visible. [@runningwithwolfdogs](https://www.reddit.com/user/runningwithwolfdogs)
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 month
Link to the profile of the owner of the dog, where you can see more clips and pictures with this beautiful wolfdog: [https://www.instagram.com/runningwithwolfdogs/](https://www.instagram.com/runningwithwolfdogs/)
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Posted by u/potvas 1 month
What a stupid off-topic comment! I bet you are just another salty hungarian teenager blaming France for the fact Hungary treated its minorities like utter crap till they all wanted to get away from it.
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Posted by u/potvas 1 month
Hasn't Ukraine made another official census (door to door) since 2001? If yes, then why? Also, I know about the romanians in Northern Bukovina, Hertza and Budjak, but what is that green spot east of Dniester?
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Posted by u/Massimo24ore 1 month
I expected Serbia and Montenegro. Didn't expect to be that high in Bulgaria though.
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Posted by u/fatih24499 1 month
This is more of a meme than a map. Making fun of the fact there are many turks in Germany and arabs in Sweden.
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Posted by u/Dornanian 1 month
Well, I never travelled with more than 50 km/h. I can only dream of 73.
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Posted by u/No-Boysenberry-6593 1 month
What kind of piece of garbage is this? To combine Attila The Hun with Serbia (with only about 1000 years setting them apart) is retarded at best.
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Posted by u/mapologic 1 month
Yes, I can confirm that is usually either Noroc! (Good luck!) or Sănătate (Good health!) in Romanian. I'd say the second one is mostly used when drinking some hard liquor like țuică / pălincă / horincă.
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Posted by u/oglach 1 month
Looks like a snail.
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Posted by u/FCA1406 1 month
This crap map has been reposted hundreds of times by now and it was each time heavily criticized for the fact it is highly inaccurate, it turns mere autonomy movements into ''secessionist'' movements and it invents separatist movements where there are none at all. For example, everything about Romania is WRONG on this map. The map claims there are 3 secessionist movements in Romania, when in fact there are NONE! There is only one autonomy movement of some hungarian people living in 2 counties in Eastern Transilvania. There is not even that where the map is colored in brown or green, because those regions are inhabited by romanian ethnics in a 65-80% majority.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
Yup, I see we got to the important stuff. The word in Romanian comes from Latin. Also, a few fun facts: Cur means Ass in Romanian. Cui means Nail. Cuc means Cuckoo. Calu means The Horse. Coc(oș) means Rooster.
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Posted by u/ArdaSNN 1 month
The rule is very simple: tea by sea, chay by land. It usually depends on the way the tea arrived to a certain country.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 1 month
I almost fell asleep reading the 1 kilometer long name of A-H.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 1 month
Ingo the dog & Poldi the owl have formed an unlikely friendship over the years. Now they can’t stand a second apart. Inseparable as heck . :)
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Posted by u/not-my-real-name-ok 1 month
''It's chinese to me'' in Romanian too.
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 2 months
Gravity is not 9.8 m/s\^2. That is just the global average. On this globe it is stronger in the red areas and weaker in the blue areas.
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Posted by u/Landgeist 2 months
People in Kosovo do not eat meat.
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Posted by u/olivierdadema 2 months
In Romanian is also mâță
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Posted by u/olivierdadema 2 months
Not even close. Lol at Portugal. -16. Noob level.
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Posted by u/[deleted] 2 months
Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Spread the love. 💕
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Posted by u/vladgrinch 2 months
Happy Valentine's Day to all the lovers out there. Spread the love. 💕
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