Guess the Word in Romlangs

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 25 Aug 2017 11:00

shimobaatar wrote:Was it a long vowel?
[cross]

Sorry for the late reply, I hoped for a second question so I could answer two in one post. [D;]
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 25 Aug 2017 14:04

Did the deletion of a consonant result in the diphthong?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 25 Aug 2017 14:45

shimobaatar wrote:Did the deletion of a consonant result in the diphthong?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 25 Aug 2017 17:08

Was it the result of vowel breaking?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 26 Aug 2017 18:17

shimobaatar wrote: Was it the result of vowel breaking?
[cross]

Tip: French has multiple common sound changes that result in /i/'s like that.
Or should I just say it if this tip isn't helping?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 26 Aug 2017 20:41

Does it have to do with the influence of another vowel?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 30 Aug 2017 12:24

shimobaatar wrote:Does it have to do with the influence of another vowel?
[cross] , nothing to do with vowels
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Aug 2017 12:27

Well, I give up on trying to guess the origins of /oi̯/.

Is it a noun?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 30 Aug 2017 13:13

shimobaatar wrote:Is it a noun?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Aug 2017 16:15

Was it masculine in Latin?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 30 Aug 2017 16:45

shimobaatar wrote:Was it masculine in Latin?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Aug 2017 16:50

ixals wrote:
shimobaatar wrote:Was it masculine in Latin?
[tick]
Second declension?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 30 Aug 2017 17:32

shimobaatar wrote:Second declension?
[tick]

I just noticed that it's a Vulgar Latin word. It's a masculine second declension noun in Vulgar Latin, but in Latin it seems to have been female with an additional alternative second declension male form!
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 30 Aug 2017 19:56

ixals wrote:
shimobaatar wrote:Second declension?
[tick]

I just noticed that it's a Vulgar Latin word. It's a masculine second declension noun in Vulgar Latin, but in Latin it seems to have been female with an additional alternative second declension male form!
Interesting. In Classical Latin, was it a first declension noun?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 30 Aug 2017 20:01

shimobaatar wrote:Interesting. In Classical Latin, was it a first declension noun?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 06 Sep 2017 22:17

Is it made up of multiple morphemes?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 07 Sep 2017 17:16

shimobaatar wrote: Is it made up of multiple morphemes?
[tick] , made up of two morphemes!
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 07 Sep 2017 19:29

Were they both nouns?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by qwed117 » 07 Sep 2017 20:26

is one of the morphemes '-āneus'?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by ixals » 07 Sep 2017 23:34

shimobaatar wrote:Were they both nouns?
[cross]
qwed117 wrote:is one of the morphemes '-āneus'?
[cross]
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