Re: [tied] Greek labiovelars before e/i > dentals

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 10201
Date: 2001-10-13

This is another question that has already been discussed:
----- Original Message -----
From: João S. Lopes Filho
Sent: Saturday, October 13, 2001 6:26 PM
Subject: [tied] Greek labiovelars before e/i > dentals

What is the path for Greek labiovelars before e/i > dentals/
kWe > kYe > tYe > te ?    cf. tessares "4"
gWe > gYe > dYe > de? cf. deil- "neck"
gWHe> kYHe> tYHe > the cf. thermos "warm"
kY = c^ ? We can postulate palatals for Proto-Greek, similar to satem languages?
If Bernal's theory is correct, and Aphrodite and (p3-)Wadjet were related, could we postulate a form *AphrodYita: / AphrogYita: ?
Joao SL

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