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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
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
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
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
The third rune of the third aett bears the reconstructed Common Germanic name Ehwaz. Later, its name became Aihws in Gothic (note how archaic Gothic is), and still later, Eh in Anglo-Saxon. If you remember that “k” in Indo-European changed to “h” in Germanic,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Sowilo is reconstructed Common Germanic the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter "S." It was known as Sol or Sig in Old Norse, Sigel in Anglo-Saxon, and Sauil or Saugil in Gothic. Notice how close Gothic is, relatively speaking, to the...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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The Sound Changes which Distinguish Germanic from Indo
In Germanic, the IE movable pitch accent became a fixed accent, probably based on loudness. The Germanic accent was fixed on the root-syllable of the word.
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The Germanic Weak Preterite
Left dislocation in Germanic
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Assertive Germany now vital if euro debacle to be resolved
Germany could decide that a finite period of economic meltdown is more tolerable than forever attempting to make everyone else more Germanic in how they manage their economies, and permanently bailing them out if they fail.
Sanskrit back in demand among students
A language that is 'mother' to most of the languages in India and a remnant link of the anthropological connection of the Indian race to the Germanic roots has long been considered a dying language.
After The Attack, a Vacation to Oslo
And although Norwegian is, like English, a Germanic language, deciphering newspaper headlines was equally difficult. At the least, the printed language barrier shielded my little readers from news not fit for young minds.
Couped up in the family
That's because Mercedes has been very un-Germanic about its two-doors and failed to line them up in a nice orderly fashion. So where its sedans come in three easy-to-understand sizes, C, E and S, the coupes have been all over the place.
Germany, the Pfalz and Burklin-Wolf: raw, spontaneous and live!
The Germans refer to this region as the 'Tuscany of Germany,' which makes me laugh given the juxtaposition between Germanic and Italian cultures.

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Germanic peoples - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Germanic - definition of Germanic by the Free Online Dictionary
Ger·man·ic (j r-m n k). adj. 1.
Germanic Myths, Legends, and Sagas
Germanic mythology and culture with a focus on Old Norse, including sections on deities and monuments.

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