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Re: New refs



twilliams_alpha@hotmail.com wrote: 


>Incidentally, Zalmoxes was the name of an ancient king said to have ruled over 
>the Goths (Getae) of Romania. 

The Goths (east germans) and the Getae (thracians) were two completely 
different tribes that weren't even contemporary. Also the form Zalmoxes is odd, 
the form usually found in greek sources is Zalmoxis. Zalmoxis by the way was a 
semi-mythical culture hero of the getae rather than a king.

Tommy Tyrberg