Re: [tied] Re: PIE i- and u-stems again

From: Miguel Carrasquer Vidal
Message: 47482
Date: 2007-02-15

On Thu, 15 Feb 2007 11:03:24 -0000, "tgpedersen"
<tgpedersen@...> wrote:

>> >If so, is the *-r/*-n part detachable from the stem in *-u, *-i and
>> *-a?
>> No. *-un- is a suffix. Suffixes are (C)VC(C).
>Is it true that you have stems suffixed in *-un, *-in, *-an which
>becomes your various n-stems, and that /u/, /i/, and /a/ become the
>ablaut vowel, which means thematic stems are really *-u, *-i, *-a stems?

Something like that.

>Because if so, there exists an n-suffix.

No. How does that follow?

Miguel Carrasquer Vidal