[Spellyans] y-umlaut in 'Beunans Meriasek' ?

nicholas williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Sun Nov 23 14:51:44 GMT 2008


Of course, but the <y> is stressed in that word.
Cf. KS chastiys 'chastised', goliys 'wounded', proviys 'provided'.

Nicholoas

On 23 Nov 2008, at 13:57, Craig Weatherhill wrote:

> I don't pretend to be correct but I have always understood this to  
> be as follows:
>
> to destroy = destrya (des-TREE-uh)
> destroyed = destryes (des-TREE-uz)
>
> In other words - ye- to be disyllabic.





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