--- In qalam@yahoogroups.com, John Cowan <cowan@...> wrote:
> Peter T. Daniels scripsit:
> > Well, since you don't identify yourself, it's entirely possible
that you
> > know better than Wolf Leslau and Monica Devens, but I rather
doubt it.
> What do you mean, he doesn't identify himself? His name is on his
> and even appears (in mojibake form) at the top of your response!
> Nobody expects a randomly selected script expert to be able to
read Amharic,
> but transliterating it should be well within his remit.

Ease up, John. I don't see the Amharic displayed either. However,
Daniel Yacob did give his name early on because I googled a homepage
for him when he first posted - didn't retain the link. Almost all
you guys can be googled, so no excuse really.


> John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan jcowan@...
> To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no description at
all. There are
> no words left to express his staggerment, since Men changed the
language that
> they learned of elves in the days when all the world was
wonderful. --The Hobbit