Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 05 Feb 2019 22:51

Was that vowel *e?

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 05 Feb 2019 22:56

spanick wrote:
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Was that vowel *e?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 07 Feb 2019 17:55

*i?

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spanick wrote:
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*i?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 07 Feb 2019 22:03

Was the word *imbijaz?

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Was the word *imbijaz?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 08 Feb 2019 16:47

Did the second morpheme begin with *k in PG?

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spanick wrote:
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Did the second morpheme begin with *k in PG?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 08 Feb 2019 18:07

Did it begin with a velar?

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Post by shimobaatar » 08 Feb 2019 18:12

spanick wrote:
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Did it begin with a velar?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 11 Feb 2019 23:34

Is the velar *g?

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spanick wrote:
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Is the velar *g?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 13 Feb 2019 06:25

Was the root vowel originally *a?

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spanick wrote:
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Was the root vowel originally *a?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 13 Feb 2019 17:09

Is the <i> the remnant of an older consonant like *g or was it *i?

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Post by shimobaatar » 13 Feb 2019 17:23

spanick wrote:
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Is the <i> the remnant of an older consonant like *g or was it *i?
I assume you mean <j>. It derives from a consonant in Proto-Germanic, but not *g.

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 16 Feb 2019 22:10

Was the consonant *j?

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 16 Feb 2019 22:43

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Was the consonant *j?
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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by spanick » 20 Feb 2019 18:03

So the second word started *gaj-?

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Re: Guess the Word in Germanic Conlangs

Post by shimobaatar » 20 Feb 2019 20:05

spanick wrote:
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So the second word started *gaj-?
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