Fortunatov's Law and tolkAppiyar's rules
vidynath at MATH.OHIO-STATE.EDU
Fri Jul 31 13:20:23 UTC 1998
Miguel Carrasquer Vidal <mcv at WXS.NL> wrote:
> *s^ (RUKI) *k^ (SATEM)
> Iran. s^ s < c
Does this mean that in Iranian, s>h and c>s occurred simultaneously,
without c becoming a shibilant first? I thought that assibiliztion of
c typically went through an `sh' stage first.
The fundemental question is the historical sequence of the three
changes in Iranian, without any two sounds even getting mixed up.
I don't see how to do it, if we insist that RUKI-s was always sh in
More information about the INDOLOGY