Hope you enjoyed the DVD. Thanks much for the "sredhs" input.
I look forward to hearing what you have to say.
PS as a matter of form, is it considered impolite to make this sort
of small reply to the group, or should I direct this sort of response
to an individual?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dennis King" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Saturday, December 02, 2006 11:19 PM
Subject: Re: The Irish version of the Historia Britonum of Nennius
> Andrew wrote:
>> I'd also take "sredhs" for streams, with all the poetic meaning
>> attached to that term.
> They're actually "sneezes" (cf. Modern Irish "sraoth"). :-)
> Sneezes were yet another means of divination. I'll have more
> to say about these verses, but first I have a DVD waiting for
> me right now.