There were, if I remember correctly, German auxiliaries posted to
James Brothers, RPA
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On Jul 19, 2006, at 19:02, Andy Horton wrote:
> Legend is Verisimilitude (from Latin verisimilitudo, from verus true +
> similitudo similitude) is the state or quality of something which
> the appearance of truth or reality.
> I do not know if this helps.
> My similar hypothesis was created to explain the discrepancy
> between the
> the archaeological evidence and the linguistic view. DNA evidence
> did not
> get a look in.
> This is a bit trickier, as we do not know how many Germans came
> over pre-
> 477 or whatever.
> Andy Horton
> On Thu, 20 Jul 2006 06:21:37 +0900, Mark Hall <[log in to unmask]>
>> On 7/19/2006, "Andy Horton" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> 3) There is name evidence that there was integration of the
>>> Saxons and
>>> welas as early as the 8th century, so the integration would be much
>>> than proposed. I would actually suggest that the welas and Saxons
>>> quite quick to gang up on their previous Roman overlords when it
>>> their purpose, especially as some had vamoosed back off to Rome
>>> and left
>>> their treasures buried in the earth. Then fighting for scarce
>>> double crossing and murdering each other when it was politically
>>> expedient. (I use Saxons as a collective name for the mixed
>> There is the whole legend concerning the foundation of Wessex with
>> Cerdic, and other early kings in the line (Ceawlin for example).
>> And another point (maybe its dealt with in the article), just how
>> debate is open on the mutation rate of the DNA in question???
>> Best, MEH