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Authors: Charles Cairns and Eric Raimy

roles assigned to the syllable by researchers in a number of disciplines. Thus, the explananda and attendant methodologies of concern to this handbook are drawn from an eclectic array of topics within the language and speech sciences, while the explananda that motivate the chapters in van der Hulst

In: Handbook of the Syllable

of PIE *h2 iu̯-gwih3- ‘life everlasting’, which Weiss (1994) proposes to be the source of Gk. ὑγιής ‘healthy’, Cypriote Gk. <u-wa-i-se/za-ne> ὐϝαις ζαν ‘forever and ever’, Lat. iūgis ‘everflowing’, Av. yauuaējī̆ ‘living forever’, and Goth. ajukdūϸs ‘eternity’. While a reconstructed, underlying

In: The Indo-European Syllable
Author: Nicholas Zair

*sliH-. Even if the root did have a laryngeal, the long vowelmay be due to analogywith other hiatus verbs rather than directly reflfecting *liH-ie̯/o- (seeOIr. biidp. 103). Therefore, liim is not good evidence. §89. *CIHu̯- > *CĬu̯- 1. OIr. béu, béo (o-, ā-stem adj.) ‘living, quick, alive’, MW. byw, MB

In: The Reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Celtic
Author: Nicholas Zair

REFERENCES Adams, Douglas Q. (1995). Tocharian A āṣtär, B astare ‘clean, pure’ and PIE *h2ehx(s)- ‘burn’. In W. Smoczyński (ed.), Kuryłowicz Memorial Volume. Part One, 207–211. Krakow: Universitas. Andersen, Henning (1996). Reconstructing Prehistorical Dialects: Initial Vowels in Slavic and Baltic

In: The Reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Celtic

coordination and self- organization of phonological structures. Bulletin de la Communication Parlée 5.25–34. Brugmann, Karl & Delbrück, Berthold. 1897–1916. Grundriss der vergleichenden Grammatik der indogermanischen Sprachen I/1–2, II/1–3. Berlin: Strassburg. Byrd, Andrew Miles. 2010a. Motivating Sievers

In: The Indo-European Syllable
Author: Michiel de Vaan

creations ... I am called Achiever of Good for this reason that I achieve good things .' The second part of the evidence consists of all Avestan forms in which »a is preserved under conditions which would normally provoke i-mutation of *a: the nouns "jiiiiiti- 'life' and vass.yaiti- 'going at will ', the

In: The Avestan Vowels
Author: Michiel de Vaan

proposes to derive husoiIJaman- from husit(i)- 'good living' , which seems a plausible option. 18 Except once in Vr 7.3, where K7b has varoitim. 48 The Avestan vowels • A similar problem is posed by the mountain name viixsorika- in Yt 19.4. This may be derived from the noun vaxsora- 'mouth' , and thus

In: The Avestan Vowels
Author: William Labov

January 25th: —we’d better have a title ready … I was trying with something like “Linguistic Change: Stimuli and Constraints from Structure and Society.” But it might be advisable to get “empirical” into the title, because our interest in living evidence is perhaps as distinctive as anything else in our

In: New Directions for Historical Linguistics
Author: William Labov

on January 25th: —we’d better have a title ready … I was trying with something like “Linguistic Change: Stimuli and Constraints from Structure and Society.” But it might be advisable to get “empirical” into the title, because our interest in living evidence is perhaps as distinctive as anything

In: New Directions for Historical Linguistics
Author: Leonardo Cerno

. Testimonies from travelers and scholars give evidence that just a few people living in the urban settings of Asunción and Corrientes were able to speak Spanish fluently.1 Although Paraguay and Argentina achieved their indepen- dence during this time, political boundaries seem not to have broken the

In: Guarani Linguistics in the 21st Century