Re: [tied] Got milk?

From: richardwordingham
Message: 14625
Date: 2002-08-27

--- In cybalist@..., Piotr Gasiorowski <piotr.gasiorowski@...>
> (plus, it seems, Bangani lOktO, if a genuine substrate word,
> Piotr

Why are the Centum elements of Bangani described as a substrate?
Would not a superstrate be more likely given the size and nature of
the vocabulary?

Has Ancient Macedonian been ruled out as the source of the Centum
element? I see it's been suggested, but I don't know whether we know
enough to exclude it.