Re: OT: Religious Development WAS: Re: OT: Socialism (WAS: Re: Saving endangered langs (was Re: Extrapolating languages)
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, December 23, 2003, 6:52|
On Tuesday, December 23, 2003, at 02:45 AM, Sylvia Sotomayor wrote:
But for some reason i can't find Mark's original message to which
Sylvia responded... did i just miss it in going through my emails, or
did other people miss it too?
"that's very twisted, but i like it.
only you would come up with something like that."
~ (paraphrased) my friend k.
after i told him how it's possible to re-analyze
the sindarin name Tinuviel as a perfectly viable hebrew name
(it's not *exactly* conlanging, but hey ;) )
> Mark J. Reed wrote:
>> It's hard to imagine what sort of path the older religions might have
>> taken if left to grow across a planet without
>> those major influences. Would some other monotheistic,
>> religion have cropped up, human nature being what it is? Is there a
>> point of cultural development at which something of the sort is
>> inevitable? Or would we have a planetful of people still following
>> the nature-religions; global not-so-neo Paganism?
> Sylvia Sotomayor