From: Francesco Brighenti
> That is not how the family tree model works. Every stage is given athere
> new name. For example, IIr branches into Indo-Aryan and Ir. If
> was an earlier stage of IA it must be given a different name."Pre-R.gvedic Indo-Aryan" is the standard label for the stage of
> If an argument is advanced that aika > eka then they BOTH cannotThey are DEFINITELY from the same "family" of languages (I rather
> be from the same language or even the same family of langauges.