Re: THEORY : Asianic?
|From:||Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, June 24, 2003, 11:42|
Quoting Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>:
> "Thomas R. Wier" wrote:
> > I do not know the genetic affiliation of Kassite.
> Who are the Kassites? It looks uncomfortably similar to my Kassi.
They were a people who, in the middle of the 2nd millennium BC, conquered
Babylonia and set up a dynasty there that lasted ca 1600-1150 BC. They were
culturally assimilated by their subjects, like so many later barbarian
conquerers were to become.