Re: Octha or Ohta?

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 68497
Date: 2012-02-07

W dniu 2012-02-07 23:37, stlatos pisze:

> You can attempt to pick out whatever happens to be similar in a few and
> use that, but there are many that differ. The most common in Slavic
> appears on the surface as KYa > Ka , but of course the a is caused by x
> in most of those cases.

*kosa, *svekUrU and *svekry have *k before the reflexes of pre-Slavic
*o, *u and *r, respectively, and no evidence of a laryngeal in the root.