From: Abdullah Konushevci
> On 2008-04-15 23:21, alexandru_mg3 wrote:
> They refer to the colour of animals, not to any particular species.
> *marxa-, *marxjo:n- and Celtic *marko- refer to horses (never todogs,
> oxen, etc.). More specifically, they suggest a horse's functionwhich
> ('saddle-horse'), but never its colour. Also, *m(a)rg- doesn't fit
> either Celtic or Germanic (there is no "Germanic marko-"), both of
> seem to derive from a form with *k (or *k^).************