(urth) GUT's and so on
dstockhoff at verizon.net
Sun Sep 5 20:49:44 PDT 2010
Of course, Philly is not the only Philadelphia, historically. The
Greeks had a few.
However, it doesn't seem quite on a par with the others ... it ought to
be a literary reference, not a real one. That would be my guess.
OTOH, it's a lot like "the land of the Neighbors."
On 9/5/2010 9:01 PM, Mr Thalassocrat wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 6, 2010 at 6:32 AM, <entonio at gmail.com
> <mailto:entonio at gmail.com>> wrote:
> No dia 2010/09/05, às 20:42, Lee Berman <severiansola at hotmail.com
> <mailto:severiansola at hotmail.com>> escreveu:
> "It is possible that our home was named Atlantis or Mu--or
> Gondwanaland, Africa,
> Poictesme or the Country of Friends.
> Not sure about Country of Friends
> Possibly Cymru._______________________________________________
> Or "Philly" at a stretch, by association with "philai" = "friends".
> (Now that I write it down, vaguely remember somebody else suggesting
> that sometime in the deep past.)
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