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For unto you a multilingual son is born | Ethnologue - http://www.ethnologue.com/ethnoblog/m-paul-lewis/unto-you-mul...
"The world into which Jesus was born was (and is still) a multilingual one. Jesus, no doubt, grew up navigating a language ecology that included at least four languages: Aramaic, Hebrew, Greek, and Latin. The Bible tells us that he read from the Hebrew scriptures and it is probable that his conversation with Pontius Pilate at his trial was at least partially conducted in Latin." ‎- Alex Kapranoff