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CONLANG  April 2017, Week 2

CONLANG April 2017, Week 2

Subject:

Re: Usage: Church Latin vocatives

From:

And Rosta <[log in to unmask]>

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Constructed Languages List <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Sun, 9 Apr 2017 12:18:26 +0100

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On 9 Apr 2017 08:24, "R A Brown" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

The regular vocative singular was _Dee_ which was used by
Tertullian and Prudentius. But pronouncing this as two
syllables (both Es being short) correctly in normal speech
is clearly awkward.

It was IMO fairly 'natural' for the