On Jul 2, 8:47pm, Mara Freeman wrote:
> Subject: Re: CELTIC-L Digest - 29 Jun 1995 to 30 Jun 1995
> Coming from Britain where the only s - Celtic is the Glasgow football team,
> I find that hard to believe. What evidence do you have that Celtic does
> indeed come from the French?
The 1st OED. The discussion begins, "The modern use began in France,
& in reference to the language & people of Brittany...."
This s vs k thing is nothing more than a shibboleth in my opinion,
& a damned tiresome one at that.