wellcome! but the list has been in sleep mode since the heruls issue was settled down. dont be surprised ey. michaelsson51 wrote: IamMessage 1 of 36 , May 23, 2002View Sourcewellcome! but the list has been in sleep mode since the heruls issue was settled down. dont be surprised ey.
michaelsson51 <michaelsson51@...> wrote: Iam new to this group, but Iam have strong interest in the Gothic
peoples of Europe. I still to believe that the peoples of southern
Sweden, and Gotland, Northern Germany, Western Russia, and English
people (distant relation;will be discuused) have Goth blood that runs
in their veins. They are a very unique group of people, as 300
century they conquered nealy all of Scythia, blandeting all Scythia
tribes and 'slammed' into the Black sea far south. They also migrated
west towards the Rhein river, crossed it, and have emulated with
other peoples and other who have split the tribe and established own
tribes in Germany, which interculturalted many German tribes and
peoples. Then the West Goths, or politically correct the Visigoths,
crossed the Rhein to conquer Spain of course. They have been seen
very barbaric and one of the worst what the Romans called, but their
culture favored the Romans as much as they wanted an Empire like the
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Hi! This comes very late but I answer anyway. I think it would be better with frijaba instead of frije. The word for life is libains (sf) if i m not totalyMessage 36 of 36 , Oct 22, 2009View SourceHi!
This comes very late but I answer anyway.
I think it would be better with frijaba instead of frije.
The word for life is libains (sf) if i'm not totaly wrong.
I don't know if giban takes any special case but i'd guess it should be accusative, hence "Ik giba frijaba libain meina" (if dative: libainai meinai)
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Claire Knudsen-Latta" <clairemargery@...> wrote:
> Hello the list!
> I am working on a gift for a friend who is a member of the SCA. My
> experience is in Anglo-Saxon and Old Norse and am having trouble with the
> lack of vocabulary in Gothic. Would someone who is more apt with the Gothic
> language please take a look at the below sentence and, once they stop
> laughing, point me in the direction of correct grammar. I've got the Gothic
> above and English below. ((th) is being substituted for thorn, my computer
> is having a day.)
> Her kaupo ai(th)am mi(th) Wista-waipam. Ik giba frije liban meinai jah
> andbahti fri(th)au jah hriggam.
> Here I trade oaths with the Crown of the West. I freely give my life (I
> wanted 'loyalty' but couldn't find a form of hyldo/hold in Gothic) and
> service for protection and rings.
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