Re: [tied] Kraków and other enigmas

From: Miguel Carrasquer Vidal
Message: 9225
Date: 2001-09-08

On Sat, 08 Sep 2001 17:29:34 -0000, "Christopher Gwinn"
<sonno3@...> wrote:

>I am not certain about the origin of the name Krakow, but there does
>appear to be a Celtic root *cracco- meaning "rock/rocky" (it is
>certainly known in Gaulish)

Any relation to OI. <carrac> "rock"? (according to Pokorny there is).