Claude Setzer cssetzer at MUM.EDU
Fri Oct 27 14:53:51 UTC 2000

The "Speak Sanskrit " movement has done just this: created Sanskrit words
for modern words in order to be able to use Sanskrit as a spoken language.
You can contact Vasuvaj for more specific information (vasuvaj at
or look at their web site:

also the Kuppuswami Shastri Research Institute in Madras has published  some
work on Spoken Sanskrit.

Claude Setzer

From: "André Signoret" <sanskrit at CLUB-INTERNET.FR>

> Bonjour,
> In order to fill out my French-Sanskrit Dictionary I am looking for words
> like FIREMAN (pompier), POSTMAN (facteur), etc.

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