Keyword: celtic

Court bans parents from naming their baby with Breton tilde letter

A French court has ordered a couple who named their baby Fañch, a name from the ancient Celtic language of Brittany, to choose another because it contains the tilde 'ñ' which it said is 'unrecognised by the French language'.

Archeologists unearth 'exceptional' Celtic prince burial site in France

A huge necropolis unearthed by a roundabout near Troyes, east of Paris, is thought to date from the fifth century BC.