Nordic Culture

Earliest record: -2200
Last record: -500

Language family: Germanic

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YearsAction
-2200-1500Located in [1]
-1500-1200Expanded to
-1500-800Located in
-800-500Expanded to [2]

Location Info

  1. N from Elbe R area around Luebeck & Hamburg, D & into DK.
  2. Lower Weser R in W to lower Oder R in E, in S up to a line from Bremen to S Mecklenburg boundary. + S & C S, SW & W SF
  3. {N from Elbe R area around Luebeck & Hamburg, D & into DK.} + {Lower Weser R in W to lower Oder R in E, in S up to a line from Bremen to S Mecklenburg boundary. + S & C S, SW & W SF} *{360-1} + {900-460}*
  4. Westphalia up to Mt. threshhold; N parts of Saxony & Thuringia in the S In the W up to N NL, in the E up to lower Vistula R. SW & W SF area expanded & there were colonies in the E Baltic.

References

  1. Ausbreitung verschiedener Kulturkreise in der Jungsteinzeit. 1938. pp. 33. In Helbok, Adolf. Grundlagen der Volksgeschichte Deutschlands und Frankreichs. Walter de Guyter and Co., Berlin.
  2. Nerman, Birger. 1956. Aelteste Lebensformen der Germanen. pp 11-24. In Valjavec, Fritz (ed.). Historia Mundi, Vol 5. Francke Verlag, Bern, Switzerland.