Re: [tied] The Brahman and the Brain

From: tgpedersen
Message: 16436
Date: 2002-10-19

--- In cybalist@..., Piotr Gasiorowski <piotr.gasiorowski@...>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: João Simões Lopes Filho
> To: cybalist@...
> Sent: Friday, October 18, 2002 6:55 PM
> Subject: Re: [tied] The Brahman and the Brain
> > PIE mr- > Sanskrit mr-
> Not regularly, except of course when the rhotic is syllabic, as in
<mr.tá->. As for Indo-Iranian *mr- > Skt. br-, see Avestan mru:- /
Skt. bru:- 'speak' (this, to be sure, is PIE *l, which hardly makes a
difference). I think *mrég^H-mo:n is formally unassailable (or I
wouldn't have suggested it); the question is if the semantics is
> Piotr

Hermann Møller claims (I believe I recall) a connection between
Latin 'multus' and 'plus'. Does that make sense?