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  • However, I do think both regions, and other 'pictish' regions would start from a Brythonic base when it comes to the basic language elements and names - and the concepts represented in names and stonework would have had an even wider geographical spread, right across the non-irish areas of what became 'alba'.

    Pictish female names

  • I would imagine the Picts in Srath Earn would have a different dialect to those in the Moray Firth those are two known 'pictish' strongholds when cross-referencing evidence.

    Pictish female names

  • I wish I could understand how spoken pictish might change the inflection of a word to make it feminine, like changing 'ach' to 'eag' in Irish, taking a generic word and giving it a gender, like a more subtle version of the french use of 'la' and 'le'.

    Pictish female names

  • Even if an ogham rosetta could be discovered, they would still have to try and translate the text back into oral pictish, difficult unless it is accepted that the way to understand it is via p-celtic patterns.

    Pictish female names

  • They do not speak the language of aspiration, self reliance and small state decentralised modernity so popular south of the cold flint strewn pictish moors.

    Its Only Words

  • I have been fixated with the pictish hoard and their sheep stealing ways for ages now.

    Scottish End Game

  • What was once a family squabble between the pictish hoard and the fair Southern “Angels” has deepened into a real political debate which can only go in one direction,.

    All Aboard The Lying scotsman

  • I prefer to leave the tit for tat mud slinging to the non-footballing, oil greedy, racist, Barnett Formula teat sucking, pictish horde sulking in their midge infested bogs.

    A Picture of Mel (plus bits)

  • They want to inflict PR on us oh goody , the constitutional attributes of a Byzantine harem as we now see in the blasted land of the pictish horde.

    The Most Incredible Piece of LibDem Spin... Ever

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