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The Armenian Language: Answers Of A Linguist

The Armenian Language: Answers Of A Linguist

Armenians who are not linguists are often under the incorrect impression that there are only two possibilities for Armenian origins: either Armenian is the only Indo-European language who stayed in place or Armenian is descendant from Phrygian, following Herodotus’s claim that Armenians were Phrygian colonists. Yet, mainstream historical linguists are convinced by neither position. It …