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Paskal
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Homer, in Book 4, Line 437, wrote about the Trojan Army:

“Their speeches and dialects were all different, because they spoke a mixture of languages – the troops were from many parts.” This would indicate that at least a majority did not speak Greek?

The Trojans have many allies who are not Greek and do not speak Greek …

That the Trojans were originally Greek settlers, does not seem impossible given the location of the city …

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