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AndreasW Planxty? (23) RE: Planxty? 07 Sep 98

That's what Hypertext Webster ( says:

Planxty \Planx"ty\, n. [Cf. L. plangere to mourn aloud.] (Mus.) An Irish or Welsh melody for the harp, sometimes of a mournful character.

So it seems Barbara and Murray are right, as the L stands for Latin.

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