20881Re: [mythsoc] Irish terms -- preferred spellings
- Oct 9, 2009Alexei Kontratiev is probably the person you should ask -- I had a year of
Old Irish, but I'm no expert. Alexei has far more expertise for such
> I'm trying to develop editorial standards for Mythlore for a couple of
> Irish mythological terms. Anybody out there with some expertise on the
> matter care to state a scholarly preference?
> Tuatha Dé Danann or Tuatha de Danaan?
> Tír na nÓg or Tir-nan-Og or Tir Na Nog or...
> Janet Brennan Croft
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