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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of uvularize.


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  • The vowel *ə in that example, not being a low vowel, didn't uvularize the preceding word-initial velar stop to *q-, although the following laryngeal was uvularized by the second vowel.

    PIE Uvulars: A revised solution of their origin

  • I think what happened next was that once uvular consonants became phonemicized in Late IE, *h2 was uvularized and became aligned with the new sound *q traditional plain *k.

    Update of my "Diachrony of Pre-IE" document


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