> Just for fun, I did a CELT search for 'loiscend' (frog) with various spellings.
> I found a few things. Looks like a compound of 'los' ("end, butt, foot, point of
> a staff, stick, etc....stem of a drinking horn...tail..") and 'cenn' (head). Liz
That kind of fits in with one of the words for tadpole in Scottish Gaelic,