Re: Basque & Katzner's Languages of the World
|From:||David Peterson <digitalscream@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 18, 2001, 22:14|
In a message dated 11/18/01 11:56:56 AM, cowan@MERCURY.CCIL.ORG writes:
<< The first four letters of the alphabet in Arabic and Amharic respectively
(except it's "abugida", not "abugadi"). Just like "alphabet" from
The first four letters in the Arabic alphabet are alef, baa, taa, Taa...
Seems like it'd give some sort of word like "alefbaatatha" [&lIfb&4VTV]
"s&m raSalo SirejsatIm, spAjs Zi v&TIl dZaGagzaZA."
"If it keeps on rainin', the levee's going to break."