Re: celtic duck

From: tgpedersen
Message: 43308
Date: 2006-02-08

--- In, Carl Hult <datalampa@...> wrote:
> If you go to and search for
> duck you will get tunag for duck and lach for wild duck in gaelic.
> sure that you choose word, not headword as search type before you
> search on the search page. You won´t get anything with headword.
> MacBain´s must be taken with a whole bucket of salt, though, because
> there are errors here and there. Be warned.

That's nice. That's why Hamp thought the possible occurrence of *anat-
in 'Inis Ane' was worth mentioning, _because_ it isn't found in Celtic
anywhere else.