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Tocharian (was: A question about language-naming)

From:Y.Penzev <isaacp@...>
Date:Tuesday, March 19, 2002, 7:04
Moji prywitannja, Janku!

----- Original Message -----
From: Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>
Sent: Friday, March 15, 2002 9:58 AM

> --- "Y.Penzev" <isaacp@...> wrote: > Privet, Jan! > > "I've recently remembered that one of my early > projects (when a schoolboy) was called "Tocharian" > (Toxaríski}... I knew nothing about extinct IE langs > that time..." > > That's quite remarkable! You didn't leave any notes of > it, by accident?
Unfortunately, no. All my projects made as a schoolboy went to a trash bin during my long-long absense at my parents' home :-(( I just remember, that it was based on Greek words that I could find in explanations to medical terminology... It's clear since it was called {te toxariski glosa}...
> You might remember that the "real" > Tocharian is one (actually two) of my favourite > languages.
If you've got any links to on-line materials about it, send 'em to me - I'll be glad.
> Yours, > Jan
Buwaj zdorowyj, Yitzik