In a message dated 6/15/02 8:08:23 AM Central Daylight Time,
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<< As far as I know, the texts we possess are much later that the conversion.
So they had little to do with it. In this way, I am afraid that they were
more black & white than grey. >>
"The conversion" was a very lengthy process which I don't believe was ever
completed totally in Goidelic-speaking countries, nor for that matter even in
some Goidelic-speaking individuals.