Re: Celtic, semitic, etc.
|From:||Eric Christopherson <raccoon@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, April 30, 2000, 8:02|
At 02:50 PM 4/28/2000, Barry wrote:
> > Oh - but Wiccan is of Germanic origin, surely. Ireland was anciently the
> >land of Saints & Scholars. And the modern Irish tend to be over-zealous
> >about their form of Christianity - either 'more Catholic than the Pope'
> >donning bowler hats [darbies, I believed they're called in the US - the
> >things Laurel & Hardy wore] during the "Marching Season" (which begins on
> >Easter Monday), assert their Protestantism in all its 'purity'.[...]
>hehe great post Ray ;). Oh and I think the spelling is Derby, but I prefer
Yes, pronounced /"dr=bi/ (r= being syllabic r).
Eric Christopherson / *Aiworegs Ghristobhorosyo