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Re: THEORY: Relation between counting, trial, and plural

From:R A Brown <ray@...>
Date:Wednesday, August 29, 2007, 17:55
Philip Newton wrote:
> On 8/28/07, R A Brown <ray@...> wrote: > >>Strictly it's the neuter of the adjective (ἥμισυς, ἥμισεια, ἥμισυ - >>héemisus, héemiseia, héemisu) > > > Is the feminine accented on the pre-antepenultimate syllable
>or is the final -εια one syllable?
No - it's two syllabled.
>(Or is the accent you wrote an error?)
Yes - a bit of lazy & careless copying and pasting :( The feminine should, of course, be: ἡμίσεια -- Ray ================================== ================================== Nid rhy hen neb i ddysgu. There's none too old to learn. [WELSH PROVERB]