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Re: is there a Latin-Chinese conlang?

From:Rodlox <rodlox@...>
Date:Friday, January 21, 2005, 8:31
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From: "Muke Tever" <hotblack@...>
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Sent: Wednesday, January 19, 2005 3:49 AM
Subject: Re: is there a Latin-Chinese conlang?

> Latin was still being used around the time contact with Japan became > common--I know at least Ioannes Petrus Maffeius was writing about Japan > (and inflecting Japanese words as Latin, albeit spelling them funny) in > the sixteenth century[1]--Chinese, which was already known to the > ancient Romans,
I'd heard about sporadic/vague trade contacts between the Romans and India...but naught more than that. thanks.