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From: "Muke Tever" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, January 19, 2005 3:49 AM
Subject: Re: is there a Latin-Chinese conlang?
> Latin was still being used around the time contact with Japan became
> common--I know at least Ioannes Petrus Maffeius was writing about Japan
> (and inflecting Japanese words as Latin, albeit spelling them funny) in
> the sixteenth century--Chinese, which was already known to the
> ancient Romans,
I'd heard about sporadic/vague trade contacts between the Romans and
India...but naught more than that. thanks.