Re: [tied] ais

From: erobert52@...
Message: 16288
Date: 2002-10-16

In a message dated 12/10/02 13:51:08 GMT Daylight Time, tgpedersen@... writes:

> That doesn't mean I think there's a nasal present in Etr. ais. In
fact I
> don't think there is. Unlike acila > ancilla, ais always gets
> into Italic LL as ais- or es-.
> Ed.

Examples? I thought 'ais' was known in Latin only as a gloss?

I meant the following borrowings:
Umbrian esono- "divine, sacred, sacrifice"
Oscan aisusis "sacrifices"
Marrucian aisos "god"
Paelignian aisis "god", and
Voscian esaristrom "sacrifice".

(Miguel Carrasquer Vidal, quoted in Rick Mc Callister's "Etruscan Glossary").