|From:||Eldin Raigmore <eldin_raigmore@...>|
|Date:||Monday, August 14, 2006, 16:45|
>From page 119 of Merritt Ruhlen's "The Origin of Language";"In Dolgopolsky's attempt to discover the meanings which are most stable
over time in human language, the number 'two' ranked second in stability.
His complte list, in order of stability, was:
horn (of an animal)
Anyone whose conlang is diachronically related to another language (whether
a natlang or another conlang)?
How do these words in your conlang compare to the corresponding words in
its diachronic relative?