> In Romance, Latin <ego> was reduced to /eo/ in normalJust a short add: in Provencal Occitan, the word is written <jeu>
> pronunciation. (Standard) Italian maintains this bisyllabic
> pronunciation, except that the first vowel has been raised: <io>.
> Elsewhere we have either éo > eu, as in Portuguese or Standard
> Romanian (pronounced /yeu/, with automatic glide before e-), [...]