[Spellyans] More on bys/bes words and diacritical marks

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Thu Jul 10 15:47:16 IST 2008


At 10:48 +0000 2008-07-10, Tom Trethewey wrote:
>What evidence have you that <res> 'necessary' is in a different 
>category from <bys> 'finger', or indeed from <bys> 'world'?  The 
>spelling of 'necessary' and 'world' in the texts is remarkably 
>similar.

<res> necessary is never *<rys>.
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Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com




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