R: Swadesh List of Vulgar Latin?
|Date:||Saturday, September 9, 2000, 11:49|
> I'm under the impression that Jeffrey Henning's LangMaker comes witha
> 3000-word Latin lexicon (but I've never used it). For my own attempts at
> ConRomance, I found a Latin dictionary on the web (at
> www.yourdictionary.com), cleaned it up, used Word to divide the text into
> two columns (one being the word itself and the other being POS,definition,
> examples of use, etc.) and then ran the first column through a soundchange
> applier. Afterwards I pasted in the second column and sorted the whole
> thing; it was the rudiments of a nice dictionary but it still needs a lotof
> work (hence my reticence about Afer recently).
Are long and short vowels marked? Jeffrey Henning's unfortunately does not
mark them (many Romance sound changes are due to the old length system).