Re: [tied] Re: zau

From: Miguel Carrasquer
Message: 15051
Date: 2002-09-03

On Tue, 03 Sep 2002 23:17:18 +0200, Miguel Carrasquer <mcv@...> wrote:

>S(h)ibilants are often accompanied by lip rounding (e.g. "sh" in English and
>"ch" in French).

Note that CinV > CînV in Romanian happens only when C is a labial _or_ /s/
(ve:na > vînã, sinum > sîn), so there are indeed indications that /s/ and /z/
were (are?) subphonologically labialized in Romanian.

Miguel Carrasquer Vidal