Posted 2007-06-08 16:57 (#44988 - in reply to #44985) Subject: RE: Slavisms in Prussian-Lithuanian
Velnias - 2007-06-08 3:25 PM
It's not finally proved that velykos came from slavs. There are various sources that mention people celebrating spring day of souls (vėlinės). There are some word in dialects which are made with suffix -yk-. So it's possible that velykos have Baltic origins.