Early authors translated the Bible into Old Slavonic
and wrote on Christian topics in Latin, Czech and slovakised Czech.
DakhaBrakha is apparently old Slavonic
for give-take - they gave a polished performance and the audience gave back an enthusiastic reception.
More specifically, it derives from the old Slavonic
language and means valley, which is no coincidence given Debar's location.
For instance written French and written Bulgarian go back to the same century a mid 9th century for written French and late 9th century for written Bulgarian, or Old Slavonic
There was a Gospel translation into the Old Slavonic
language in the late 9th century by Saints Cyril and Methodius.
Some were downright anti-religious, seeing Christianity as namby-pamby stuff; others cultivated old Slavonic
stuff, and there are surely cultural roots to Eurasianism that Miss Laruelle might have noted: the Stravinsky of Firebird, for instance, is stating a variant of Eurasianism when he celebrates the old myths of Slavdom, from an era when Finns, Tatars and old Slavs intermingled in the forests of Muscovy and Novgorod (it is certainly curious to see Turkish place-names quite far to the north).
Examples are plentiful, including a case study of the perfect in Old Slavonic
The choir has some difficulties with the pronunciation of the Old Slavonic
With the help of combined methodologies, Floros defends his conception about deciphering Old Slavonic
kondakarian notation, which was considered an enigma for a long time.
Based on the traditional old Slavonic
liturgy, it has many passages of beauty in more modern style.
Records of story telling have been found in many languages, including Latin, Greek, Sanskrit, Old German, Old Slavonic
, Chinese and Icelandic.
In the ninth century saints Cyril and Methodius devised a written form of the Slav language and the new churches came to use translations of the Orthodox liturgy into the Old Slavonic
language made by their disciples.