Re: Tengwar Mode: German
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, January 5, 2003, 16:04|
On Sun, 5 Jan 2003 10:10:52 +0000 (GMT) Mark A Miles
> On Sat, 4 Jan 2003, email@example.com wrote:
> > I don't know German, but the system looks good! Although i feel
> bad for
> > |w| /v/, stuck in a row all by itself. :-P Why did you use the
> > S' letter for |z|, instead of a 'T + s-curl' combination like
> > |x|?
> Because a German Z is like 'ts'--e.g. Zeitgeist is pronounced
Exactly! That's what i meant.
If "x" (ks) can be encoded as |K + S-curl|,
then "z" (ts) could be encoded as |T + S-curl|.
"there is darkness all around us;
but if darkness *is*, and the darkness is of the forest,
then the darkness must be good."
~ song of the BaMbuti in troubled times