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Accent, Syllable Structure, and Morphology in Ancient Greek
In ancient Greek, the pitch accent of most words depends on the syl- ...... Contraction and word-final consonant deletion are clearly word-level processes.
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Vowel Contraction. The three patterns of lengthening in Greek: ... + compensating for elision of consonants.
The Reduplicative System of Ancient Greek and a New - MIT
Nov 15, 2015 In the Ancient Greek perfect-tense, consonant-initial roots display a ..... of processes, including vowel contraction, cross-word elision (crasis), ...
Introduction to Greek Meter -
The study of Greek meter exercises a great power of seduction over some scholars. ... syllable is one followed by more than one consonant, the basic rules are: • Short vowels in ...
Chapter 1 - Fundamentals of New Testament Greek
The ancient Greeks avoided certain combinations of vowels and consonants, finding ... A number of verb endings have contractions after the intervocalic sigma .

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Herbert Weir Smyth, A Greek Grammar for Colleges, Part I: Letters
Greek and Roman Materials ... EUPHONY OF CONSONANTS ..... Contraction unites in a single long vowel or diphthong two vowels or a vowel and a diphthong  ...
Ancient Greek Tutorials: PARADIGMS (Nouns)
Consonant-Declension Nouns: labial and velar plosive stems ... Consonant- Declension Nouns: stems in ευ, αυ, or ου. 15.
Ancient Greek phonology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Contraction[edit]. In Attic, some cases of long vowels arose through contraction of adjacent short vowels where a consonant had ...
Greek Phonemes - In The Salt Shaker
Appendix:Ancient Greek third declension - Wiktionary
Nouns which end with a dental (τ, δ, θ) show some contractions. Ancient Greek does not allow a δσ, θσ, or τσ combination, and ...

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