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Could be that but more likely the use of "v" for "'w" was common for
inscribed, formal or monumental writing. It was a hearkening back to that
latin which has no "w". In Toronto the Postal Building is inscribed Postal
From: Lena A Löfström <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thursday, October 21, 1999 6:00 AM
Subject: Re: Motto
>Gerald Gibbons wrote:
>> 'Commit thy verk to God' ".
>> Yes, it is spelled verk and not work!
>> Gerald Gibbons
>Interesting! Verk is a Swedish word (or Scandinavian if you want) and
>can very well be used as a synonym for work.
>Maybe a "leftover" from the norsemen?
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