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Re: R:Kalini Sapak - new lang

From:Mangiat <mangiat@...>
Date:Friday, July 20, 2001, 16:12
Andreas wrote:
> > To be totally truthful, I picked up "a" for accusative and "u" for > nominative from a Semitoid conlang presented on this list some time ago - > "Saprutum" I think it was called. Presumeably it's creator in turn picked
> from some real-world Semitic lang. As for the "i" in genitive, well Kalini > Sapak only has three vowels to chose from! It's the same with Akkadian, > isn't it? says there was also an e, but I don't know how does this fit in the proto-Semitic reconstruction: << The Akkadian vowels used are a, e, i, u and there long variant, usually written with a macron, but in these notes written as ä, ë, ï, ü >>. Luca