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Subject: Re: Origins
Author: thegriffon   (Authenticated as thegriffon)
Date: February 14, 2018 at 4:29 AM
Reply to: Re: Origins by Lepic

There is a Sincgar which may be an error for Sinegar, or vice versa, which Forstemann believed is a development of Sindgar, however he also lists several names under the prefix Sin-, possibly the common prefix meaning "ever, eternal, universal, infinite", or another meaning "old", or another word (sometimes spelled sinn) meaning "feeling". Each would fit the semantic pattern set by other attested name elements. The medial "i" or "e" is probably just from an oblique case of the prefix.

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  • Origins - Sinegar  Feb 10 2018, 9:49 PM
    • Re: Origins - Lepic  Feb 11 2018, 8:31 AM
      • Re: Origins - thegriffon  Feb 14 2018, 4:29 AM