Quote Originally Posted by Greying Wanderer View Post

Sure, I'm not saying it did happen. I was just suggesting we have a model from Roman times of what can happen when you invite tough tribes into your territory as feoderates so it seems possible to me the same thing might have happened earlier with the Celts. Did any of the chiefs of tribes settled as feoderates by the Romans take Roman names for example?
I have no data concerning that, sorry - I'll try to find some sources but... It's true that elites are the first ones to change names and dress and habits...