On Mar 7, 2005, at 11:19 PM, Rob Haden wrote: > The discussion called "[log in to unmask]" has inspired me to post > a > couple messages, one of which is here. :) > On Sun, 6 Mar 2005 22:45:57 +0200, Steg Belsky <[log in to unmask]> > wrote: >> According to the chart i have here: >> Proto-Semitic » Arabic >> /T>/ »» /D_g/ >> /K>/ »» /d_g/ >> /t>/ »» /t_g/ >> /ts)>/ »» /s_g/ >> /k>/ »» /q/ > Where can that chart be found? http://www.bartleby.com/61/JPG/proto.jpg > Did Proto-Semitic presumably have /ts)/ as well? Yup. What's listed on the chart as _Alveolar Affricates_, even though they're written with just "s" and "z", seem to have been affricates originally. > Finally, are there any good Proto-Semitic resources online? > Thanks, > Rob http://starling.rinet.ru/Intrab.htm has a Semitic etymological database, along with similar databases for other language families. I can send you some PDFs that i've downloaded from i-remember-not-where, if you want. -Stephen (Steg) "en catalañazor / perdió almanzor / el atambor"