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Paul Bennett scripsit:

> Of course, to prove a direct Irish/Finnish connection, you would also
> first have to prove that Finnish was not Uralic (or that Irish is not IE),
> and I don't think there's a case that could be convincingly made there in
> either case.

Nooo, he's not a total idiot.  He thinks F-U is an aberrant I-E family,
but that its relationship to Samoyedic is a matter of borrowing.

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