On Haplology in Indo-European
Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
88 pages, 133.00 x 203.00 mm
- ISBN: 9781512821864
- Published: July 1968
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.