[Spellyans] th/dh

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Mon Nov 22 13:25:13 GMT 2010


On 22 Nov 2010, at 12:54, j.mills at email.com wrote:

> Michael (Sun, Nov 21, 2010 4:18 pm) writes,
> "Are you then arguing that we should trust Lhyud here and write peswardheg and pemdheg?"
>  
> Given that Lhuyd is the only real evidence that we have for the type of dental fricative in this word.

There's Jenner's two informants both of whom had a voiceless fricative in this word. Jenner transcribed these into Glossic. Note the -p- in pempthak, too. And compare weth, saayth with their wedhak, saaydhak. 

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/





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