Re: Here & Now
|From:||Sally Caves <scaves@...>|
|Date:||Friday, April 16, 1999, 7:15|
In Teonaht it's _ynnehil_. This is the word I rediscovered in an old
Denis Moskowitz wrote:
> [John Cowan]
> > Steg Belsky scripsit:
> > > Just a question, does anyone else's conlang (or do you know of natlangs
> > > besides Hebrew that) have a single word meaning "here&now"?
> > > In Hebrew it's _halom_.
> > Lojban uses "nau", and I swear that's an accident. We wanted it to be
> > a monosyllable, and no others were available at the time.
> Rikchik uses the same glyph for both: Me. The "P" (place) form of
> Me is "here", and the "I" (idea) form is "now". The "R" (animate)
> form is of course "me", and I don't think the others are defined yet.
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