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Re: `oñga`arl'- The pre-Celtic Language

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Monday, September 25, 2000, 2:27
Dan Jones wrote:
> Surely we call them Celts because they spoke a Celtic language, from > which we get Welsh, Cornish and Breton?
But those languages weren't called Celtic until the people came to be seen as Celtic. The argument made was that those languages are *not* on the same branch of IE. I don't know enough about the debate to take a stand one way or the other. -- Dievas dave dantis; Dievas duos duonos God gave teeth; God will give bread - Lithuanian proverb ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTailor