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A Germanic Pagan Looks at the Ten Commandments
Once, the Ten Commandments were by law posted in schoolrooms in the great Commonwealth of Kentucky and other places around the USA. Now, efforts are being made to post them here and elsewhere. Most folks in these parts seem to think that's a great idea....
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru
Welcome to the Perthro column of Rune-of-the-Month Club. Perthro is the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter “P.” This is the sixth Rune of the second Aett, hence the fourteenth Rune, so we are moving right along! Perthro is the reconstructed...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Today we'll consider Gebo, the seventh rune in the first aett. We're now almost a third of the way through the futhark! An alternative Common Germanic name for this rune is Gybu. Derivations of both names show up in later Germanic languages, such as Gothic (Gi...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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On the internal classification of Indo-European languages
Nov 22, 2005 Germanic. The best summarization of various ideas concerning the classification of the Germanic languages is the study of W.
The Position of Frisian in the Germanic Language Area Charlotte
Frisian and the Germanic languages. 2.1.
The Germanic languages – a synchronic and diachronic overview
NB: Keep in mind that much of the early history of the Germanic languages is still ..
Reconsidering embedded verb second: How 'real' is this
a reassessment of the validity of the classification limited embedded V2 language is proposed.
Facultatea: Limbi i Literaturi Str ine Denumirea disciplinei
Connection of the Old Germanic languages classification with the tribes division and bearers of these languages.

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A Reworking of German Language Classification Part 2: Middle
A Reworking of German Language Classification | Robert Lindsay
Mar 8, 2009 This classification divides German from 20 languages to 142 languages based on the criteria of intelligibility.
Facts about West Germanic languages: classification of Germanic
Facts about West Germanic languages: classification of Germanic languages, ... Germanic; and in central Germany, South Germanic.

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