Re: USAGE: Thorn vs Eth
|From:||Pavel Iosad <pavel_iosad@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, July 11, 2002, 12:26|
> > I'm curious as to how many natural languages have th and
> dh, as I heard that
> > not many do. Anyone? :)
> Modern Greek for one. Castilian Spanish has /T/ and [D] as
> an allophone
> of /d/. Icelandic has /T/ and /D/. I can't think of any others
> off-head. Those are fairly rare.
Welsh. Hmmm.... Arabic, no?
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