Rix 1998

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Helmut Rix, Rätisch und Etruskisch [= Innsbrucker Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft, Vorträge und kleinere Schriften 68], Innsbruck: Institut für Sprachwissenschaft 1998.

Author/Editor: Helmut Rix
Type: proceedings, linguistic study
Language: German
Used for: VR·19


Based on the working hypothesis that Etruscan and Raetic are related languages, Rix is able to add some explanations to the Raetic grammar, and to propose a "Urtyrsenisch" (Proto-Tyrsenian) as common ancestor of Etruscan, Raetic, and Lemnian. Concerning Celtic in Northern Italy he mentions: