Re: Sardinian (was: Thylean)
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 8, 2000, 1:04|
En réponse à John Cowan <jcowan@...>:
Thanks for the URLs, I'm gonna check them.
> Some basic stuff is available at
> including some of the sound changes (or lack of sound changes).
> Basically, the
> Latin vowel qualities are retained, though length is lost; Latin /k/ and
> /g/ are
> preserved before front vowels; Latin /ll/ -> /d.d./, where the dot marks
> retroflexion. Grammatically, the articles are su/sa (< ipse/ipsa).
> Sardinian split from the evolving Romance languages very early, perhaps
> in the -1st