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Re: Sound Change With Labialized Consonant Codas

From:Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>
Date:Tuesday, February 26, 2008, 16:29

On Tue, 26 Feb 2008 02:55:21 -0800, David J. Peterson wrote:

> I thought of something today, and wanted to see if it actually > existed in natural languages. > > Has there ever been a case where labialized consonant codas > produced front rounded vowels? Something like the following: > > i > y / _C_w > > So... > > *kik_we > kyk_we > *mek_wt_wa > m2k_wt_wa > > It feels like a natural change to me, but I've never run across an > instance of it.
To me at least, it feels very natural. I see no problem with it. ... brought to you by the Weeping Elf


Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>