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    no, the vikings conquered mostly Anglish lands,...

    no, the vikings conquered mostly Anglish lands, the Saxons of Wessex remained independent of the Danelaw
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    and that's why I said possibly slightly more...

    and that's why I said possibly slightly more considering they were both similar groups anyway. 5-10% is considered 'exclusively' Scandinavian in origin, meaning a quarter of English blood could be...
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    likely true, germanic maybe grouped in branches,...

    likely true, germanic maybe grouped in branches, but there was definitely some early overlap in certain features
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    yeah but even if so, they only contributed to...

    yeah but even if so, they only contributed to about 5-10% of the overall gene pool, maybe slightly more do to them already having a lot of genetic similarity to the more Germanic blooded Englishmen
  5. Poll: that's not the reason that balto-slavic and...

    that's not the reason that balto-slavic and Germanic are theorized to be close... shared borrowings from a third party language isn't considered in genetic relationships between languages. Germanic...
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    I score highest for Manchester and the...

    I score highest for Manchester and the surrounding area in the north east on the British and Irish 23&me regions
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    I was kind of speculating that as well

    I was kind of speculating that as well
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    makes me wonder what the percentages would really...

    makes me wonder what the percentages would really be in informal speech
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    could is the key word, just as the video shows...

    could is the key word, just as the video shows it's likely somewhere between 14% and 64% of Germanic words, but the the confirmed old English words are far higher, be somewhere between 36% and 86%....
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    I'd say scandinavian is closer to english then...

    I'd say scandinavian is closer to english then german, but english is closer to german than scandinavian, sense english and german both went through the basic west germanic sound and grammar laws,...
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    manc? is that british slang or something?

    manc? is that british slang or something?
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    I doubt it, there's to high of an amount of Old...

    I doubt it, there's to high of an amount of Old English carry overs into middle English with a comparatively tiny old Norse word count, now English did develop from the branch of west Germanic...
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    remember, Germans tend to score 15% British and...

    remember, Germans tend to score 15% British and Irish and both Germans and Brits tend to score 5-10% Scandinavian on 23&me, also you'll likely get a higher broadly northwestern European score,...
  14. Poll: I think he is saying that the germanic people are...

    I think he is saying that the germanic people are closer to slavs then to iranians, but slavs are closer to iranians then germans? I'm not sure if I agree with that statement, but it is interesting...
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    washed of what?
  16. Poll: both are theorized but I don't think either are...

    both are theorized but I don't think either are 100% confirmed
  17. Poll: this is one of various models that all vary...

    this is one of various models that all vary slightly, like in most models italic is closer to celtic than germanic and tocharian is closer to both than armenian
  18. Poll: I meant Linguistically, but yeah you're right...

    I meant Linguistically, but yeah you're right about that
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    & shit
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    Poll: also here's a map of italo-celtic y-dna showing...

    also here's a map of italo-celtic y-dna showing that the english have far more then their main land counterparts
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    Poll: I'll admit the blue eyes part, but I'm sure a map...

    I'll admit the blue eyes part, but I'm sure a map of green eyes would be more similar to what I was thinking but in reverse, with a higher frequency in the east then in the west, but as you see on...
  22. Poll: thanks for the opinion, but you should put your...

    thanks for the opinion, but you should put your answer of the poll
  23. Poll: Balto slavic closer to germanic or indo-iranian?

    don't forget to comment your reasoning, I want to see them
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    WAS
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    yeah in fact most englishmen are more...

    yeah in fact most englishmen are more romano-briton then saxon, only in east anglia is anglo saxon more frequent
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