Re: Greek & Latin vowels (was: CHAT letter names etc)
|Date:||Wednesday, March 3, 2004, 17:49|
Mark J. Reed scripsit:
> But where the heck did the names Rho and Sigma come from?
My guess is that rho is an analogy rhyme with o (mikron), and that sigma
comes from mixing up the name of samekh with shin. The name shin survives as
san, an archaic Greek letter.
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