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What is a good font for both Latin with diacritics and polytonic Greek

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1 answer
630 views

How did PIE *h₂énti-h₃kʷós get lengthened to Proto-Italic *antīkʷos?

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How can I use Perseus for Boolean searches?

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1 answer
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How do you say ‘switch’ (noun) in Latin?

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1 answer
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What is Peniculus insinuating with his reference to Samian crockery?

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760 views

Were the rules for elision in old Latin more lenient than in classical Latin?

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What does ἀπάλαιστος mean in Quint. Inst. 9 4.56

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2 answers
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Where does the final -ς in genitive feminine singularis -ᾱς/-ης/τῆς come from?

8 votes
1 answer
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Why is that which is spoken of expressed as in + ablative?

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1 answer
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Did perveniō acquire a new meaning in Late Antiquity?

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In “word x is case y”, what dictates the verb’s number?

7 votes
3 answers
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What is the correct vowel quantity for words formed from sĭ̄gn-?

7 votes
9 answers
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Resources for pronouncing Greek

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2 answers
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What is the correct vowel quantity for the participle of legō?

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What is the grammar of ‘quid illud quod’ in Ambrose De. ob. Val. 35?

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Why is SoS 8.5 ‘dē dēsertō’ not interpreted as ‘from the forsaken’?

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On the Windows polytonic Greek keyboard, what is the difference between the accent on q and the accent on semicolon?

6 votes
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512 views

Is there support for claiming -gn- was pronounced as /ŋ/ in classical Latin?

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Who minted this Roman coin, celebrating the sentencing of Vestal virgins?

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Can ‘per’ occur with accusative gerundium?

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Syllable and mora count for long vowel with iota subscript?

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Informal ways of expressing gratitude (and replying to the same) in Latin?

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What is the syntax of ‘quamquam omnis secrētī capācissima’?

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Who is the ‘Iulianus’ of the Digesta?

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159 views

Compensative lengthening of ε and ο to η and ω in Homeric Greek

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Participal plunder: How should ‘animum concentū’ and ‘ex aequō dēmulcēns’ be interpreted?

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2 answers
365 views

Why is the root vowels of 'salsus' and 'saliō' from 'sāl' shortened?

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1 answer
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Were iuvenēs expected to squander the family fortune?

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2 answers
838 views

How can you tell whether prefixed ‘in-’ is the preposition ‘in’ or Indo-European ‘in-’?

5 votes
1 answer
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Accusative in genitive relative clause with verb finiebat