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  1. @adian808 μελάγχροες should be translated as...

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    μελάγχροες should be translated as 'dark' because it is a rather vague term and the translator imho should choose an equally vague term. Today we use the cognate word μελαγχρινός -η with...
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    The Baltic countries, Poland, Romania have armies...

    The Baltic countries, Poland, Romania have armies and they spend above 2% of their GDP on defense. And Finland around 1.5%.

    Personally I don't believe Putin would attack and I also think that most...
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    In Mariupol people cannot leave (about 200.000...

    In Mariupol people cannot leave (about 200.000 people according to the Red Cross) and Russians and Ukrainians blame one another.
  4. You should consider the possibility of influence...

    You should consider the possibility of influence of early Slavic (West Slavic) groups and people from N. Italy.
    My maternal grandmother from Messenia has an essentially adapted/corrupted Venetian...
  5. In Greece we have a local brand 'Goody's'. The...

    In Greece we have a local brand 'Goody's'. The parent company though is now owned by a Britain based private equity.
    KFC had failed too in Greece.
    Burger King King probably exists only in...
  6. What is your source on Cretan E-V13?

    What is your source on Cretan E-V13?
  7. Another Illyrian name that may be explained with...

    Another Illyrian name that may be explained with taking into account Lithuanian imho is Ardiaei (w was lost word initially in Greek so it could descend from a root *ward- at least but either way in...
  8. The interesting (but off topic or not completely...

    The interesting (but off topic or not completely on topic) thing about Enchelei is that is that there was a "Mycenaean" with a probably related personal name

    See here:...
  9. When we are babies we are supposed to be eating...

    When we are babies we are supposed to be eating human milk.
    And also lactose tolerance is not important for societes that have the knowledge to create e.g. cheese or yogurt.
  10. Concerning R1b-M269 and related (including lost)...

    Concerning R1b-M269 and related (including lost) subclades they could have had some short of networks, so some subclades could have been expanding and rexpanding over them.
    The prescence of L754 in...
  11. Greeks seemed to have believed there was a...

    Greeks seemed to have believed there was a movement from Egypt. Herodotus who is more extreme says even that the kings of the Dorians were ''Egyptians".

    I had tried to understand how that would...
  12. I doubt it. They should have used Balkans EBA as...

    I doubt it. They should have used Balkans EBA as one source population, either the samples from Croatia or the ones from Bulgaria, although there could have been a movement from somewhere in between....
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    Poll: Proto-Celts were not exclusively R1b or...

    Proto-Celts were not exclusively R1b or predominately R1b necessarily.
    I don't know about specific subclades and I don't care that much but at least there is I2a-P37 in Ireland, for example and it...
  14. Concerning 'LGBT+' people Greeks responded in a...

    Concerning 'LGBT+' people Greeks responded in a way comparable to Poles, Hungarians, Slovakians but also, for example Israelis. But the percentages are similar to 2006 USA.
    With the 'help' of mass...
  15. It is important to know how they translate these...

    It is important to know how they translate these questions.

    In modern Greek, for example, there is no exact translation for the English word culture.
    The word 'koultoura' (a loan from Latin) is...
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    Or maybe the Turks are Celts? Gall, Ghur ?? etc....

    Or maybe the Turks are Celts? Gall, Ghur ?? etc. :P

    For me the interesting thing is that Greek had two suffixes -then and -de, with ablative and allative use respectively that to me look similar...
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    Either way, there were people with a tradition of...

    Either way, there were people with a tradition of lake dwellings, stilt houses etc. That is archaeologically supported. These were essentially 'Italici' of Pigorini.

    One interesting thing about...
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    Herodotus is misinterpreted AND wrong in that...

    Herodotus is misinterpreted AND wrong in that case but either way, I was always in favor of a local or better a Central European origin.

    But I place importance on the account of Dionysius of...
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    The people from Civitavechia could have had...

    The people from Civitavechia could have had admixture from groups other than the Etruscans and Carthaginians.

    In general I am skeptical about ALL the labels, but either way no one should assume...
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    Scythians 'in the broadest sense' did not exist...

    Scythians 'in the broadest sense' did not exist or they existed as much as 'East Asians' or 'Europeans' exist today.

    You use the term Sarmatian as if it is something concrete, while that does not...
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    I don't understand what Reich really believes. So...

    I don't understand what Reich really believes. So my view is pre-PIE in a culture like Chatalhoyuk, late PIE in a culture like Cucuteni-Tripolye. I don't think that is necassarily correct, but for...
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    The term Scythian was used for many nomadic or...

    The term Scythian was used for many nomadic or seminomadic people irrespective of linguistics affiliations, especially after late antiquity. Originally, though, for a population in S. Ukraine, maybe...
  23. Larnaca is in Cyprus.

    Larnaca is in Cyprus.
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    And in general there could have been more...

    And in general there could have been more proximal sources for more eastern admixture (diluted ANE related), than what people ususally think.

    See, for example, how Mossynoeci in N. Anatolia are...
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    In the broader meaning of the term Germanic...

    In the broader meaning of the term Germanic people, Slavic people, Turkic people, Magyars etc. were also called 'Scythian' at some point. There is a reason someone in the 5th century BC makes a...
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