Re: Sioux/German (was: RE: Black English (Was: Ebonic Xmass))
|From:||Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, January 19, 2000, 0:26|
John Cowan wrote:
> As for "German", who knows where it comes from? The other names
> for Germans are either tribal names (variants of "Saxon" or "Allemann")
> or variants of the German self-name "Deutsch".
The "Germani" were one of the tribes in or near the Roman province
of Belgica, and were noted as such by Tacitus.
Tom Wier <artabanos@...>
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