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a minor and almost extinct branch of the Indo-European languages

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Before Kosovo became a country, a province of Serbia and or any of its other administered forms, it used to be in antiquity a region inhabited by a people called Illyrians.
The attractions of this blueprint made many wish to believe that it described a real Illyrian landscape.
Known as the "Land of the Eagles," ("Shqiperia" in Albanian language), this is a small Mediterranean country of epic cultural heritage and mysteries exhibiting traces of different civilizations and cultures including Illyrian, Hellenic, Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman.
The Albanian language believed to be derived from ancient Illyrian is distinct from any other Indo-European language.
Kristina Valencic, DL MEP and President of the municipal committee DL Illyrian Bistrica: "to the reputation policies can .
The oral poetry of La Guzla was supposedly transcribed and translated from Illyrian verse into French prose by an unnamed scribe who had heard the ballads sung by a Slavic bard (guzlar).
Bessie (Kontaxi) ChristoWORCESTER - Bessie (Kontaxi) Christo, 92, a resident at Illyrian Gardens in Worcester, passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at St.
30) In the Folio, Abradas is replaced by another exotic character, "Bargulus the strong Illyrian pirate" (4.
At the Slavic-Albanian boundary, the Nordic component mixed with remnants of the Illyrian, Romanised primordial population.
According to Albanian historians, it is the Illyrian language, namely the old-Albanian language.
In La Guzla (1827), Merimee's fake translation of an Illyrian ballad, Christich Mladin's wife dies of hunger as he sits with his two sons holed up in a cave surrounded by their enemies.
185; Encyclopaedia Judaica (Jerusalem: Keter, 1972; hereafter EJ) 14:1621-2, which states that "the best linguistic affinities are found in Illyrian names with the element -ero"; The Anchor Bible: Judges (New York, 1975) p.
Valsan basin belongs to the Central European region, the province of Eastern Carpathians, Southern subprovincia, mountain species characterized by the presence of tertiary-Carpathian and Balkan elements of Illyrian (Calinescu, 1969).
The militaria, he concedes, is more interesting than beautiful, although 'even the relatively plain, like an Illyrian helmet, is enigmatic and provocative, provoking emotions of one kind or another.