Re: Phaleran Update: Arkhilokhos' _A Poet's Shield_
|From:||John Cowan <cowan@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, December 16, 2001, 5:14|
Thomas R. Wier scripsit:
> the term "honorific" implies for me a high level of politeness,
I understand "honorific" to mean a verbal *label* indicating
a high level of politeness: "Sir" (by itself, not as a title) is an honorific.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
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