[b-greek] Re: When you have a minute :o )

From: Maurice A. O'Sullivan (mauros@iol.ie)
Date: Mon Sep 25 2000 - 06:40:24 EDT

<x-flowed>At 04:52 25/09/00, Mark Wilson wrote:

>Why the iota subscript in the middle of a word?

Because it is actually a diphthong ( an "improper" one according ot the

>The oldest MSS, weren't they in all caps? If so, would those MSS have this
>subscript, or just the capital eta?

The iota would have been another 'capital'

If you go to:

and enter 5 for the Smyth section number you will see more on this.

Maurice A. O'Sullivan [ Bray, Ireland ]

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