Nicholas Bodley scripsit:

> This reminds me of traditional Irish(?) names (Michael knows when he's ΒΌ
> awake :) ), iirc of letters; in Irish, they are names of trees and other
> living things. Sorry to be vague; correction appreciated.

They are available in Irish as the names of the Ogham letterss in Unicode.

John Cowan cowan@...
I come from under the hill, and under the hills and over the hills my paths
led. And through the air. I am he that walks unseen. I am the clue-finder,
the web-cutter, the stinging fly. I was chosen for the lucky number. --Bilbo