Re: etruscan

From: s.tarasovas@...
Message: 5310
Date: 2001-01-04

--- In, "Torsten Pedersen" <tgpedersen@...>
> Saxo
> Grammaticus mentions conflicts between Danes and Ruthenians.
> Ruthenians in this context are Ukrainians.

Ukrainians in what sense? A mixture of Slavs, Germanic peoples
('Rusj'= Norse?) and already assimilated Balts&Iranians? There were
no Ukrainians in today's sense at Saxo's times.