Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by Salmoneus » 11 Nov 2018 21:13

So it's not this, then?
(oh darn, that's a pillow dance, not a pillow song, misremembered).

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 01:35

Modern Gotski

веoмижан/veomižan
/veomiːʒan/

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Post by shimobaatar » 12 Nov 2018 01:51

Is it a verb?

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Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 01:53

shimobaatar wrote:
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Is it a verb?
Yes

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Post by shimobaatar » 12 Nov 2018 02:01

Is there a prefix?

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Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 02:03

shimobaatar wrote:
12 Nov 2018 02:01
Is there a prefix?
Yes

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 02:20

Is ve- the prefix, and if so, is it cognate with English be-?
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
:jpn: - A2

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Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 02:27

GrandPiano wrote:
12 Nov 2018 02:20
Is ve- the prefix, and if so, is it cognate with English be-?
No

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 02:29

Is the prefix v-?
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
:jpn: - A2

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 12 Nov 2018 02:29

Is the prefix veo-?

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Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 02:32

GrandPiano wrote:
12 Nov 2018 02:29
Is the prefix v-?
No
shimobaatar wrote:
12 Nov 2018 02:29
Is the prefix veo-?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 12 Nov 2018 02:37

Is it related to a prefix beginning with f- in Biblical Gothic?

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 03:02

shimobaatar wrote:
12 Nov 2018 02:37
Is it related to a prefix beginning with f- in Biblical Gothic?
No

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 03:11

Does /v/ come from PG *f?
:eng: - Native
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 03:19

GrandPiano wrote:
12 Nov 2018 03:11
Does /v/ come from PG *f?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 03:31

Does it come from PG *b?
:eng: - Native
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 03:39

GrandPiano wrote:
12 Nov 2018 03:31
Does it come from PG *b?
No

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 03:48

Is it from PG *w?
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Nov 2018 03:48

GrandPiano wrote:
12 Nov 2018 03:48
Is it from PG *w?
Yes

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Nov 2018 03:50

Does veo- have an English cognate?
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
:jpn: - A2

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