[Spellyans] kal revisited

Craig Weatherhill craig at agantavas.org
Mon Jan 5 15:56:12 GMT 2009


For the SWF dictionary, I'd suggest kal/cal, pl. kalyow/calyow (as the  
current consensus across the orthographies appears to be -yow).

Craig


On 5 Gen 2009, at 14:25, Daniel Prohaska wrote:

> This is for my SWF dictionary, so <càl> just isn’t an option.
> Dan
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Everson
> Sent: Monday, January 05, 2009 2:35 PM
>
> On 5 Jan 2009, at 11:22, Daniel Prohaska wrote:
>
> > The various dictionaries give <cal, -yow> (UCR), <kalgh, -yow> (KK),
> > <cal, caliaw> (RLC), so it seems there is a consensus for the plural
> > suffix to be <-yow> rather than <-ow>. SWF with a short vowel would
> > need to write <kall, kallyow> {call, callyow}.
>
> "I will say again, I think that <call> will yield the wrong  
> pronunciation. <càl> pl <calyow> is preferable (and more authentic)  
> for this word.
> Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com"
>
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