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What is Esperanto?

Speak Esperanto

Do you know what Esperanto is? If you are like many people, you  may never have heard the linguistic term Esperanto. Esperanto was introduced in the year 1887 as an international language that was neutral in nature. It was thought up by an ophthalmologist by the name of Doctor L.L. Zamenhof

Esperanto for Everyone!


Esperanto for Everyone! Esperanto is an intercontinental secondary language devised in 1887 by Dr. Ludwig Lazarus Zamenhof, (1859-1917). A Jewish ophthalmologist, aka Doktoro Esperanto, he originally dubbed his linguistic brainchild "La Internacia Lingvo" (The International Language), but quickly became “Esperanto” meaning "one who hopes.” Zamenhof was born in the Polish city of Bialystok,