Re: Gorgyra and Tartaros - g/t dialectal Pre-Greek
- I think Albanian "gërthas" (shout, yell) can be a cognate too. <th> renders <k'> so it can be reconstructed as Proto-Albanian *garkata
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "ufnkex" <guestuser9357@...> wrote:
> >korkorugmos remembers onomatopoeic verbs like Portuguese gargalhar
> >"to laugh loudly" and gargarejar "to gargle".
> NeoGreek gargara, gargariso
> German gurgeln (& Gurgel)
> Latin gurgulio (& gurgatio + gurgitare).
> BTW, Mongolians and some neighboring Turkic peoples call /karkhiraa/,
> /khargyraa/, /kargyraa/ ("growling") some styles of /hÃ¶Ã¶mei/ [xÃ¶Ã¶mej],
> i.e. the throat chanting/singing = overtone singing.
> Is Engl. /harrumph/ onomatopoietic? Any link to the above?