Gathic


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Noun1.Gathic - an ancient Iranian language
Iranian language, Iranian - the modern Persian language spoken in Iran
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It is hoped that, by attempting the latter, some advance may be made in understanding what is and is not a valid way of interpreting particular Gathic passages.
So one can say the concept in its originality is Gathic.
Note also that the Gathic term vaepiia, commonly associated with Young Avestan vaepaiia- 'perform anal intercourse', is quite as likely to be derived from the same root vip- (see M.
46 the singer addresses several characters of the Gathic world by name, beginning with Zara[theta]ustra himself and continuing in stanza 15 with haecat.
The terminology of the Gathic chariot race, which is clearly a ritual race, was discussed by H.