From: Glen Gordon
>1) *Pexwr-Genos can't explain Fjo"rgynn. Fjo"rgynn <*PerkunosThen how do we explain the related Indic "Parjanya" with a -j-? What is
>*DYE:U "Sky-Father, All-Father" < Zeus, Jupiter, Odinn, Dyau/Kashyapa>Right, well... more like *Dye:us actually. Don't forget the nominative case
>*DYU:NI: "Sky-Mother, All-Mother <Dione, Juno, Aditi, FriggAaaahhh, right! That makes sense. I didn't realise.
>In my opinion there's no Earth-Heaven couple in PIE mythology - thisIn my opinion, there are so many parallels between Middle-Eastern and IE
> >concept was later influence of Sumerian/Western Asia mythology
>their children:Zeus-Jupiter gives birth to himself??
>*PERKUNOS/PERAUNOS "Thunder-God" <Zeus,Jupiter, Thorr (Odinn), Indra,
>*WA:TNOS "Terrible Sovereign, one-eyed; Master of Beast-men" <Zeus,Hmmm, Piotr's *waxt-?
> >Jupiter, Stator, Varuna, Odinn, Lugh>
>*MITROS "Peacemaker, one-handed; Justice and law" <Zeus(Apollon), >Mitra,I think *Mitros and *Wa:tnos are in part the same god.
>2) I don't believe *Eryomon = *Manus.Well, it makes more sense if "ERYOMEN" was the first human and thus
>*ERYOMEN "Protector of Community; Weddings, Births" <Aryaman, Balder,
>Eleuthia (female), Juventas(female)>
>*BHAGOS "Destiny, Blind" <Bhaga, Ho"dr, Terminus>Got that. Mentioned by Mallory. Also associated with Zeus-Bagaios and has to
>*RUDROS "God of vengeance, Health and Pestilence" <Rudra, Apollon, >Vali>But... this literally means "red", the color of the warrior caste and a
>*WISNUS "Savior of Gods; Giant; Space" <Vishnu, Vidarr, >Herakles/Briareos,Mallory also relates Heracles to his cattle-less *Trito, another hero and
>*EGNIS "Fire; trickster; multiform" <Agni, Loki, PrometheusYes, that's a winner. More like *XegWnis actually. Mallory relates
>*WE:YUS "Wind; violent; horse-bringer, super-strength" <Vayu, Poseidaon,Don't know about that yet.
>*LA:TRI: "The Night Goddess" <Ra:tri, Leto (Nyx)>Wouldn't a name like *NekWt make better sense? What's *La:tri:??
>*AUSO:S "The Dawn Goddess" <Mater Matuta, Eos, Ushas, *Austron->Yep, definitely! *Xeuso:s
>*SWEL "Sun, all-seeing, all-hearing" <Surya, Sol, Apollon (Helios),*Sxwe:l, yes, of course.
>Heimdallr (!) >
>Other gods I can't deduce the relationship:Grandson of *Da:nu, the primordial waters. I think that he is brother with
>*APOM NEPOT "The Child of Waters; Master of Subterraneous Waters" <Apam
>Napat, Neptunus, Poseidaon, Mimir>
>*? "God of Time; First to Born, first to die <Heimdallr, Bhishma, Lugh,Yes, Mallory mentions him too. Perhaps this is also the rehashed story of
>Akhiles (epic doublet), Diana>
>Three *ALBHEWES "The Heavenly Artisans <Kyklopes, Rbhus, Goibniu and 2Ooh, cool.
>brothers; Ivaldir's children>
>*? "Bright God, three-legged, magic ship, flying horse, master of airHmm. For the same argument as *?Rudros, bright colours involve the priest
> >elves"><Freyr, Manawyddan, Manannan, Kubera>
>*? "Dark God, giant; Underworld, master of subterraneous elves" ><Surtur,Krishna is "dark" too, just like the colour of the commoner caste.
>*? "God who lose his head; wise " <Mimir, Bran, Daksha/Ganesha>Aaah! Yes. Good one.
>*LOUKSNA "THe Moon (female or male? androgynous?), Triple Goddess?"I call it *Me:n, personally, and... it's a boy! I think that the Sun is male
> ><Selene, Artemis, Luna, Durga>
>*WRTA:S" "The three Old Women, Fate" <Parcae(Vorta), Moirai, NornirI'll think about that. This could dangerously be yet another outcrop of the
>(Urd), Three-folded Durga?, Badb?, Rozhenitsa>