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Esperanto is an international language devised in 1887 by Dr Ludwig Lazarus Zamenhof (1859-1917) an eye doctor, under the pseudonym of “Doctoro Esperanto”. He originally called the language “La Internatia Lingua” (the international language”) but it soon became known as Esperanto. Zamenhof was born in the Polish city of Bialystok which at that time was Continue Reading