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Re: [elfling] Oore, roomen, halla, etc.

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  • BP Jonsson
    ... I agree most emphatically. I have uploaded my hypothesis on what Feanorin orthography was like to , since a picture
    Message 1 of 4 , Mar 22, 2001
      At 17:23 2001-03-21 +0100, Mans Bjorkman wrote:
      >"D. Daniel Andriës" wrote:
      > >
      > > My opinion is that we could think of the LotR and QS eras as times of
      > > non-standardised orthographies much like Europe's Mediæval and Rennaissance
      > > years. I agree with the usual practice of using 'rómen' before a vowel and
      > > 'óre' before consonants and finally, but I can see no reason that some
      > > scribes wouldn't use them interchangeably.
      >
      >I agree with you: most evidence seems to suggest that spelling in the
      >Third Age was far from standardized; or, at least, adhered to several
      >different "schools". This in itself is an interesting topic of study --
      >but when writing myself I prefer to follow one of the set of rules that
      >were demonstrably in use.


      I agree most emphatically. I have uploaded my hypothesis on what Feanorin
      orthography was like to <http://www.netg.se/~bp/tengwanda.jpg>, since a
      picture says more than a thousand words...




      /BP 8^)>
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    • Jeremie Knusel
      I m just wondering... where are columns 7 and 8 from? ... From: BP Jonsson To: Cc: ;
      Message 2 of 4 , Mar 24, 2001
        I'm just wondering... where are columns 7 and 8 from?

        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "BP Jonsson" <bpj@...>
        To: <elfling@yahoogroups.com>
        Cc: <elfling@yahoogroups.com>; "ElfScript" <elfscript@yahoogroups.com>
        Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2001 1:42 PM
        Subject: [elfscript] Re: [elfling] Oore, roomen, halla, etc.


        [...]
        I have uploaded my hypothesis on what Feanorin
        orthography was like to <http://www.netg.se/~bp/tengwanda.jpg>, since a
        picture says more than a thousand words...
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