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Re: ancient origins
Posted by: phil parisi Date: July 05, 2001 at 16:26:40
In Reply to: ancient origins by Steph of 339

You are correct about Celtic roots and the naming of Paris. This is documented by Julius Caesar in The Gallic Wars. The Parisii tribe was driven on to what is now the Isle of Paris. Some remained - others presumably carried to Italy as part of the conquest.

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