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Re: Thylean, continued

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Friday, November 17, 2000, 16:15
En réponse à Dan Jones <feuchard@...>:

> Christophe Grandsire wrote: > > > I only have two now, Reman and "Roumant". But "Roumant" is not > > the final name > > the language will have, because I don't want to derive its name from > "rom" > > again. So I'm looking for something better. For now, I know that > > the name of the > > language will end in -ósc /os/, corresponding to French > > -ais/-ois, Spanish -és, > > And Arveunan -eic /EjS/, the native form of "Arveunan" as a language is > Arveuneic. >
> > I have a gif of a map of southern Gallia, complete with Latin names, > which > is where I got Arveuna (the Arvernes -> Arvelnia --> Arveugna --> > Arveuna) > from. I can send it across to you if you want.
Please do! You'll be very welcome! That's exactly the kind of material I was looking for! :) Thanks! Some of tha names are
> quite > illegible, so if you're stuck for place-names, why not do what I did for > Loisac, the Arveunan capital. I took loucto-, Gaulish for "lightning" > and > added -iac to it, a common place-name suffix to give Lo(u)ctiac --> > Loisac. > This is why one of the national symbols of Arveuna is a two headed eagle > holding four lighning bolts. >
Nice idea. Christophe