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Re Icelandic Numbers

From:BP Jonsson <bpj@...>
Date:Wednesday, August 30, 2000, 12:36
>Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2000 01:43:47 GMT >From: Oskar Gudlaugsson <hr_oskar@...> >Subject: Re: Icelandic Numbers (was: Re: CHAT: San Marino) >To: CONLANG@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU >'2 ' >nom tveir tvær tvö >acc tvo tvær tvö >dat *tveimur* >gen *tveggja*
One of the two dual nominals still found in Icelandic. The other is bádir! /BP 8^)> -- B.Philip Jonsson (delete X) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ "Truth, Sir, is a cow which will give [skeptics] no more milk, and so they are gone to milk the bull." -- Sam. Johnson (no rel. ;)