R: R: Re: More changes in Montreiano :)
|Date:||Wednesday, December 20, 2000, 15:07|
> pRomance had *vetulu, a diminutive of vetus,-eris (meaning 'old'). *vetulu
> wassyncoped in *vetlu, giving *veclu and its Italian descent 'vecchio'
> /vEkkjo/. My dialect has vegg /vEtS/ because it develops /kl/ as /tS/,while
> Italian has /kj/ (another exemple? *clave 'key', Italian chiave /kjave/,my
> dialect ciaav /tSa:f/). Probably Spanish and French worked out a *vellu /
> *velliu from *vet(u)lu, and then they dimply passed these forms through ^^^^^
that should be 'simply'
> their typical sound changes' patterns.
> > Christophe.