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Thread #64952   Message #1067210
Posted By: mooman
07-Dec-03 - 09:59 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Black Irish: Etymological Consensus?
Certainty is something you cannot assert on this subject Ard Mhacha! There is evidence to the contrary, certainly in the NW part of Ireland my family is from. As others have pointed out, there were centuries of trade between West of Ireland seaports and the Iberian penisular as well.

Peace

moo