Understand the Friulian expression CJAPÂ SÙ

In Bibie par un popul, the Friulian expression cjapâ sù has come up a number of times in your study of the book of Genesis. Below, you will look at some of the meanings taken on by cjapâ sù in the Bible. The literal meaning of cjapâ sù, we might say, is to take up. This is because cjapâ is one of the Friulian verbs … Continue reading Understand the Friulian expression CJAPÂ SÙ

Friulian names for parts of the human head

In Friulian, the human head is called il cjâf. The head sits upon the neck, which is called il cuel. Hair grows on the scalp; in Friulian, the scalp is called la piel dal cjâf. This literally means skin of the head, where la piel is the Friulian for skin. A single strand of hair is called un cjaveli. All the hair on one’s head … Continue reading Friulian names for parts of the human head