jarta

jarta

(ˈjɑːtə)
n
a hearta dearly loved person
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Norrskensflamman was published as a broadsheet and experimented with modernised spellings most of which have yet to catch on in the mainstream: jarta for hjarta (heart); jort for gjort (done); Sverge for Sverige (Sweden); modarn for modern.
They were identified as Bakuri Kumari alias Mangeli, Pangi Sobhan, Pangi Arjuna Rao, Pangi Rambabu, Dippala Prasad, Vantala Appa Rao, Muvvala Sanyasi Rao and Sivarathri Tulasi, Jarta Swami Dora and Pangi Malleswara Rao.
But now, Daniel Jarta, a Gambian researcher based in Sweden, believes he has solved the riddle.