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Re: Proto-Semitic (was Re: markjjones@HOTMAIL.COM)

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Tuesday, March 8, 2005, 16:42
On Mar 7, 2005, at 11:19 PM, Rob Haden wrote:
> The discussion called "markjjones@HOTMAIL.COM" has inspired me to post > a > couple messages, one of which is here. :) > On Sun, 6 Mar 2005 22:45:57 +0200, Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...> > wrote: >> According to the chart i have here: >> Proto-Semitic » Arabic >> /T>/ »» /D_g/ >> /K>/ »» /d_g/ >> /t>/ »» /t_g/ >> /ts)>/ »» /s_g/ >> /k>/ »» /q/
> Where can that chart be found?
> Did Proto-Semitic presumably have /ts)/ as well?
Yup. What's listed on the chart as _Alveolar Affricates_, even though they're written with just "s" and "z", seem to have been affricates originally.
> Finally, are there any good Proto-Semitic resources online? > Thanks, > Rob has a Semitic etymological database, along with similar databases for other language families. I can send you some PDFs that i've downloaded from i-remember-not-where, if you want. -Stephen (Steg) "en catalañazor / perdió almanzor / el atambor"