From: Dennis Poulter
----- Original Message -----
From: John Croft <jdcroft@...>
Sent: Tuesday, 29 August, 2000 7:32 AM
Subject: Re: [tied]
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Piotr Gasiorowski" <gpiotr@...> wrote:
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Yves Deroubaix
> > To: cybalist@...
> > Sent: Monday, August 28, 2000 8:22 PM
> > Subject: [tied]
> > I don't know the origin of Germanic *dani-. In case you wonder, it
> can't be connected with IE *da:nu-, since that would have changed
> into Germanic *to:nu-.
> Danemark, was originally only an outpost of Danish settlement, the
> centre of which was in Southern Sweeden. As the Swedes expanded,
> though Denmark finished as being the total territory of the Danes,
> replacing the Jutes, who earlier replaced the Teutones and Cymri
> already spoken of.