[elfscript] Re: Thoughts on Danish [was Swedish] (Scandinavian) vowels and tehtar.
- johan winge <johan.wing-@...> wrote:
> To summarise:v)
> a : Three dots pointing upwards or ^
> e : Acute accent /
> i : One dot .
> o : Curl up open right /
> u : Curl up open left / or \
> y : Curl down open left _/
> å : Not sure. Maybe curl down open right /_ or \_ ?
> ä (æ) : Two over dots ¨ (or maybe three dots pointing downwards or
> ö (ø) : Not sure. Maybe sort of a tilde '-, ex Angasule, or somecurl, or
> three dots or...Interesting... This would work for Danish too...!
> One issue not being adressed is whether to place the tehta above theto
> preceding or following tengwa. I have always placed them above the
> preceding one -- that's what I find most logical. Are you accustomed
> write in the other way?I'm a die-hard Quenya-speaker, so I actually have *always* (and
sometimes to my detriment) written the other way round... ;)
Mark A Miles
Dept. of Scandinvian Studies
University of Edinburgh