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Goblin? errrr... Greek, Latin and Hebrew phonology

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Friday, August 13, 1999, 14:28
On Fri, 13 Aug 1999 22:41:32 +1200 andrew <hobbit@...>
>On Thu, 12 Aug 1999, Steg Belsky wrote: >> Well, i'm sort of incredulous at the idea of Hebrew _vav_ being [w], >at >> least as far back as the first few CE centuries... In the Aramaic >of the
>Wouldn't this coincide with similar soundchanges affecting Vulgar >Latin, >and possibly coinciding with what happened to Greek beta? >- andrew. >-- >Andrew Smith, Intheologus
I don't know anything about Vulgar Latin or Greek soundchanges, except that Latin {v} [w] somehow became [v] in Spanish and French (at least). What happened to the Greek beta? -Stephen (Steg) ___________________________________________________________________ Get the Internet just the way you want it. Free software, free e-mail, and free Internet access for a month! Try Juno Web: