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Thread #122008   Message #2670307
Posted By: Kent Davis
03-Jul-09 - 12:31 AM
Thread Name: Pronunciation of Gaelic/Norn in 'King Orfeo'
Subject: RE: Pronunciation of Gaelic in 'King Orfeo'
I don't think the language is Gaelic or any Celtic language. It could be Norn, the Norse language of Shetland, which is closer to Norwegian and to English than it is to Gaelic.