Re: [tied] Glen's Strange Rule

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 8665
Date: 2001-08-22

Of course we have the spelling variation p/w in Hattic, as in alep/alew 'word' or shap/shaw 'deity', but as far as I'm aware this neutralisation (*[f]?) is restricted to morpheme-final positions.
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From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2001 9:18 AM
Subject: Re: [tied] Glen's Strange Rule

... p > w and r > l are both possible, but what evidence is there to justify the assumption of either change in Hattic?