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    Thread: Outsized inheritance from a distant ancestor?
Post: Outsized inheritance from a distant ancestor?

This guy scored 32% SSA on an Ancestry test, with links to Jamaica. His parents, or at least the people who raised him, were Irish. He grew up believing his "black" appearance to be the result of a...
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szin
Autosomal (auDNA) 2 65 7 hours ago
    Thread: How much west eurosian admixture do native americans tend to have?
Post: RE: How much west eurosian admixture do native ame...

Depends on the tribe and area. As a general rule, most North Amerindians have small amounts of non-Amerindian admix, sometimes dating back centuries. Many Mexican Amerindians are also distantly adm...
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szin
General Discussion 1 115 06-13-2024, 07:16 AM
    Thread: The Greco-Bactrian alphabet
Post: The Greco-Bactrian alphabet

The alphabet used to write Bactrian is the easternmost-attested application of the Greek script, as well as the only known application of the Greek script to an Indo-Iranian language. While the letter...
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szin
Linguistics 0 95 06-10-2024, 10:17 PM
    Thread: Minor Forum Issues
Post: RE: Minor Forum Issues

Albruic Wrote: (06-10-2024, 06:58 PM) -- szin Wrote: (06-10-2024, 05:36 PM) -- I got a 403 page just now trying to access the forum... -- Were you editing your profile or just browsing the forum? ...
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Forum Support 92 5,302 06-10-2024, 08:22 PM
    Thread: Questioning pre-civilization models: indingeous Scandinavians and Amerindians
Post: RE: Questioning pre-civilization models: indingeou...

This kind of thing is interesting to me. My mother is mostly Irish, albeit with what appears to be trace Scandinavian dating back to the Viking era of Ireland. She scores trace amounts of Amerindia...
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szin
Autosomal (auDNA) 4 326 06-10-2024, 08:21 PM
    Thread: Minor Forum Issues
Post: RE: Minor Forum Issues

I got a 403 page just now trying to access the forum...
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szin
Forum Support 92 5,302 06-10-2024, 05:36 PM
    Thread: Humanitas
Post: Humanitas

Finally got my moderns assessment from them (https://radices-humanitas.com/), and quite frankly I'm disappointed. I'd heard nothing but good things about the service, but the first thing I see is 3...
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Other 0 100 06-09-2024, 05:01 PM
    Thread: Native Americans from the USA and Canada
Post: RE: Native Americans from the USA and Canada

Tomenable Wrote: (06-07-2024, 03:29 PM) -- I even found a 1/2 Inuit 1/2 Black woman on GEDmatch, her: https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/inuktitut-radio-show-helps-inuit-community-connect-in-montreal-1...
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Autosomal (auDNA) 318 12,837 06-08-2024, 06:40 PM
    Thread: Canada's population in 1822
Post: RE: Canada's population in 1822

Tomenable Wrote: (06-06-2024, 06:08 PM) -- szin Wrote: (06-06-2024, 03:09 PM) -- given that from my understanding of indigenous northwestern Canadians many are significantly admixed (with admix even...
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szin
Northern 8 202 06-07-2024, 08:45 AM
    Thread: Ashkenazi Jewish Origins Thread
Post: RE: Ashkenazi Jewish Origins Thread

DeParis Wrote: (05-30-2024, 11:45 PM) -- Possibly of interest, 23andMe recently rolled out additional ancestry communities for Sephardic and Mizrahi Jews and it seems like a number of fully Ashkenazi...
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szin
Jewish 52 2,328 06-06-2024, 06:03 PM
    Thread: Myheritage *NOT* updating results
Post: RE: Myheritage *NOT* updating results

MatAust Wrote: (06-05-2024, 10:16 PM) -- I've seen one of their representatives state in a video that the update would be free for everyone tested on their latest chip, which they started using aroun...
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MyHeritage 40 2,930 06-06-2024, 03:11 PM
    Thread: Canada's population in 1822
Post: RE: Canada's population in 1822

Tomenable Wrote: (06-04-2024, 04:47 PM) -- Tomenable Wrote: (06-04-2024, 12:13 AM) -- I think he underestimated the total population a bit and especially French population. -- I have the following...
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szin
Northern 8 202 06-06-2024, 03:09 PM
    Thread: Ancestry 2024 ethnicity update
Post: RE: Ancestry 2024 ethnicity update

Cornish people are closer to Bretons than most English people- there is even a degree of mutual intelligibility between Cornish and Breton.
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AncestryDNA 7 491 06-04-2024, 07:44 PM
    Thread: Native Americans from the USA and Canada
Post: RE: Native Americans from the USA and Canada

Tomenable Wrote: (06-02-2024, 10:05 PM) -- Three samples (siblings) with one grandparent of Laguna Pueblo tribe and three white grandparents each: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laguna_Pueblo Kit nu...
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szin
Autosomal (auDNA) 318 12,837 06-02-2024, 10:35 PM
    Thread: Nigerian Hausa Uniparentals
Post: RE: Nigerian Hausa Uniparentals

Inquirer Wrote: (06-02-2024, 09:41 AM) -- I'm 95.6% Niger-Congo according to 23andme: 85.2% West African and 10.4% Bantu (Congolese and Angolan); and 23andme has determined that 64% of my overall anc...
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Western 9 345 06-02-2024, 10:31 PM
    Thread: Sephardic Jews DNA results
Post: RE: Sephardic Jews DNA results

Rodoorn Wrote: (05-31-2024, 06:30 PM) -- https://i.postimg.cc/LstRSXTM/temp-Image-G5i8hh.avif (https://postimg.cc/cKLPMd2D) A closer analysis of my father's autosomal DNA. It is clear my father'...
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Jewish 41 1,854 05-31-2024, 09:32 PM
    Thread: Ancestry quarterly communities update
Post: RE: Ancestry quarterly communities update

Loderingo Wrote: (05-30-2024, 09:39 PM) -- szin Wrote: (05-30-2024, 08:39 PM) -- It appears to have changed "North Midlands to Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Surrounding Areas". That's all for me. ...
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AncestryDNA 9 288 05-30-2024, 10:37 PM
    Thread: G25 23andme Calculator (Unscalled)
Post: RE: G25 23andme Calculator (Unscalled)

Target: szin Distance: 1.8151% / 0.01815085 66.8 Scandinavian 23.2 French_German 7.0 Iranian_Caucasian_Mesopotamian 1.2 Filipino_Austronesian 0.8 Somali 0.6 Melanesian 0.4 Northern_Asian No...
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Autosomal (auDNA) 27 1,030 05-30-2024, 08:47 PM
    Thread: Ancestry quarterly communities update
Post: RE: Ancestry quarterly communities update

It appears to have changed "North Midlands to Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Surrounding Areas". That's all for me. And when did updates become quarterly?
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szin
AncestryDNA 9 288 05-30-2024, 08:39 PM
    Thread: origin of the Arabs
Post: RE: origin of the Arabs

I can't provide any information on samples as I can't find any either in studies or G25. However, from a linguistic perspective: The urheimat (homeland) of the Arabic language is believed (https://...
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Western 2 138 05-28-2024, 10:02 PM