Re: OT: Ra (was Re: Formal vs. natural languages (was Re: Oligosynthetic languages in nature.))
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, April 1, 2009, 20:43|
Can you smell what the Ra is smiting?
The ancient Egyptian god Dwyn Jhnsn?
On 4/1/09, Paul Kershaw <ptkershaw@...> wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----
>> > Andrii Zvorygin wrote:
>> >> The form 'Ra' is simply a _modern convention_ for pronouncing the
>> >> ancient _rʕ_ (/r/+ pharyngeal voiced fricative); the ancient
>> >> vocalization is not known.
> The Rock played the Scorpion King.
> Maybe *he* is who the Egyptians were worshipping, and they were all
> time-travellers from the future.
> -- Paul
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Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>