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Re: [X] vs. [x]

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Saturday, March 27, 2004, 15:52
Danny Wier scripsit:

> But Ossete uses this sign to indicate ejectivity; Caucasian uses something > resembling a capital I.
That's the CYRILLIC LETTER PALOCHKA, adopted because it was already present on Russian typewriters: Russian uses Roman numerals quite frequently, thus requiring I and V (and perhaps L, I don't know). It is caseless. -- "Kill Gorgûn! Kill orc-folk! John Cowan No other words please Wild Men. Drive away bad air and darkness with bright iron!" --Ghân-buri-Ghân


Philippe Caquant <herodote92@...>