Oops! thanks a lot, Hukur. Silly me. Well, I joined this list to learn something, after all :)
----- Original Message -----
From: Haukur Thorgeirsson
To: norse_course@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2001 3:31 PM
Subject: Re: Odp: [norse_course] Finnish loans (was: synonyms)

Piotr wrote:

"The "mother" word <äiti> has Gothic and West Germanic cognates (OHG eidî),
and this fact seems to guarantee its PGmc origin, but I don't think it is
found in
the documented Scandinavian languages."

Sure it does:) ON: "eiða".


Sumir hafa kvæði...
...aðrir spakmæli.

- Keth

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