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At 09:52 2002-09-06 +0100, you wrote:

>do icelandic || (o with dots) and |au| not contain
>front roundeds ? i know |y| and |y'| have converged
>with |i| and |i'|, but these other two remain, don't
>they

More exactly those vowels that used to be front rounded in Old Icelandic 
have become unrounded, but OTOH those vowels that in Old Icelandic used to 
be (short) /U O Ou/ have become fronted.



/BP 8^)>
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