On Haplology in Indo-European
Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
- ISBN: 9781512815108
- Published: September 2015
This study investigates a problem of Sanskrit grammar, namely, the conditions underlying some peculiarities in the forms of Vedic feminine stems in -ya-. Cardona compares the form with Latin perfects of the type dixit ("said") and concludes that the traditional distinction made between major and minor processes of sound change is untenable.