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Toponymic Convergence: Place Names and the Root *alb- in Prehistoric Liguria
This paper outlines a new epistemological aspect of the so-called Convergence Theory. Its aim is to develop a unified theory which would comprise all the different theories of Indo-European Linguistics. This analysis tries ...
Toponymic Convergence: The *alb- Root in the Place Name Alba and in the ‘Water Towns’ NamesConvergenza toponimica: la radice *alb- nel toponimo Alba e nelle denominazioni delle "Città d'acqua"
Palaeo-Ligurian place-names of the type Alba, Old European river names Albis and the like, as well as their ablauting forms Olb- (> Orb- in Romance Ligurian) do not reflect directly Proto-Indo-European adjective *albho- ...