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Re: OT: A lenga munegasca!

From:Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 10, 2003, 14:27
Quoting Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>:

> --- Christophe Grandsire skrzypszy: > > > Anybody has any idea what "líguru" means? > > Ligurian? ;))))) > > No, seriously, weren't the Ligurians one of those non-IE peoples that > inhabited > the region before that part of the world was romanised? Like the > Rhaetians and > the Etruscans, who were of course all related to the Basques ;) ?
I've been told that the Ancient Ligurians were IE, and that they were not, but in either case there ought to exist a dialect of Italian from Liguria, doesn't it? Andreas