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Re: [volapuk] the y convention

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  • Paul O. BARTLETT
    (ISO Latin-1) ... This is news to me. I have never read about any such convention at all. Where did you run across it, Jay? All I have ever seen is the
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      (ISO Latin-1)

      On Tue, 13 Jul 2004, Jay Bowks wrote:

      > Glidis,
      > I had put a question [...]

      > One of these pesky questions concerns
      > the use of "y" in re-spelling umlauted
      > words. Where did this convention originally
      > start. [...]

      This is news to me. I have never read about any such convention at
      all. Where did you run across it, Jay? All I have ever seen is the
      German convention of ae = ä, oe = ö, ue = ü.

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      Paul Bartlett
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