From: Piotr Gasiorowski
----- Original Message -----From: Torsten PedersenSent: Thursday, January 04, 2001 11:52 AMSubject: [tied] Re: etruscanAlso, but now I'm getting very speculative, some have
connected "Dane" with *dan- "river" (as in Don, Dniepr, Dniestr).
This would then be a river people doing trade through Russia. Saxo
Grammaticus mentions conflicts between Danes and Ruthenians.
Ruthenians in this context are Ukrainians.