I would have thought 'pictish' given the ending is an adjective and
should be in lower case, where Viking being a noun should be capitalized?
On 1/9/04 4:01 AM John Wood writes:
>Why the uncertainty?
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>From: "Anne Brundle" <[log in to unmask]>
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>Subject: Re: Capital 'M'
>I don't know what the formal rules are but so far as aI am aware I use
>capitals for proper nouns and for adjectives derived from proper nouns
>(Viking, Pictish etc).
>I never worried about this before but now it'll give me sleepless nights!