On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 6:02 PM, David McCann <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > On Sat, 2010-10-23 at 22:13 -0700, David Peterson wrote: > >> The shape "X" seems common enough that it should show up in a >> variety of conscripts. I say we start a thread tracking it! > > In Liburnese, <x> is always /š/. For example, cax "cheese", ciraxa > "cherry", pex "fish". <x> in loans always becomes <s>: esecudur > "executor". > > Paladhesi has its own alphabet, derived from the North Semitic and later > influenced by Greek. <x> is /s/, samak. The name would look like <xɑмɑᴋ> > in capitals or <xɑmɑⴑ> in lower case (for those with very good font > coverage). > Perhaps oddly, the last character shows up on my system in the lowercase version, but not in the uppercase one. -- Andreas Johansson Why can't you be a non-conformist just like everybody else?