Re: [tied] Re: Arminius/Hermann

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 32020
Date: 2004-04-19

19-04-2004 10:32, tgpedersen wrote:

> The word "exotic" does not appear in any of the versions of Occam
> I've seen. You're just restating the your faith in your way of
> seeing it.

By "exotic" I mean extra-Germanic. Since *sigiz- (Sigi(s)-, Seges-)is a
Germanic element and it often occurs in traditional Germanic personal
names, any name of a person from a Germanic tribe in which *sigiz- can
be identified should be considered Germanic unless demonstrated to be
something else. That's consistent with the methodological principle of