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Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 29 2011, 04:50 PM
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Posted By Hans
Re: Etymology of the Word 'Weyr' ?

LOL

And I have all the archives, Lady DM :) So I could potentially embarras you in many ways eh? :grin:

I actually didn't even realise that that discussion is over TEN years old...
And I...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 14 2011, 04:21 PM
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Posted By Hans
Re: Etymology of the Word 'Weyr' ?

Hah, finally found that thread/topic I remembered in the dusty archives of the Old Old Kitchen Table, and it gives the answer we want but second hand...

discussion started on 17th January 2001 and...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 14 2011, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Hans
Re: Etymology of the Word 'Weyr' ?

Yes, but that was after she wrote Weyr Search :)

I think I heard Anne say once that she thought of the word after seeing the word eyrie (as in bird's nest).

Daccio, we have a thousand little...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 14 2011, 02:51 AM
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Posted By Hans
Re: Etymology of the Word 'Weyr' ?

Which in turn is part of the Indo-European language group, yes :razz:
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