Guess the Word in Romlangs

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 12 Oct 2018 21:57

Does this language have just masculine and feminine nouns?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Oct 2018 22:07

did hian originally begin with <h> in Latin?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Oct 2018 22:09

shimobaatar wrote:
12 Oct 2018 21:57
Does this language have just masculine and feminine nouns?
I'll say yes.
spanick wrote:
12 Oct 2018 22:07
did hian originally begin with <h> in Latin?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Oct 2018 22:22

Did cot originally begin <caut-> in Latin?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Oct 2018 22:25

spanick wrote:
12 Oct 2018 22:22
Did cot originally begin <caut-> in Latin?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Oct 2018 22:58

Is cot feminine?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Oct 2018 23:07

spanick wrote:
12 Oct 2018 22:58
Is cot feminine?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Oct 2018 23:07

Does cot descend from a Latin First Declension noun?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Oct 2018 23:08

spanick wrote:
12 Oct 2018 23:07
Does cot descend from a Latin First Declension noun?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 12 Oct 2018 23:17

Does cot descend from Latin <cauda>?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 12 Oct 2018 23:18

spanick wrote:
12 Oct 2018 23:17
Does cot descend from Latin <cauda>?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 13 Oct 2018 01:10

Is hian also feminine?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 13 Oct 2018 01:28

shimobaatar wrote:
13 Oct 2018 01:10
Is hian also feminine?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 14 Oct 2018 22:43

Was the <h> in hian a /k/ in Latin?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 15 Oct 2018 02:55

spanick wrote:
14 Oct 2018 22:43
Was the <h> in hian a /k/ in Latin?
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by spanick » 15 Oct 2018 03:35

Was the <h> original ally a fricative?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 15 Oct 2018 03:37

If it was a fricative, was it /s/?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 15 Oct 2018 04:09

spanick wrote:
15 Oct 2018 03:35
Was the <h> original ally a fricative?
Certainly not. The fricatives were never allies of <h>. They have been rivals for as long as anyone can remember.

And the <h> was not originally a fricative, no.
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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 15 Oct 2018 12:16

Was it a sonorant?

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Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Post by GrandPiano » 15 Oct 2018 14:44

shimobaatar wrote:
15 Oct 2018 12:16
Was it a sonorant?
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:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
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