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Epenthesis of /u/ before the syllabic sonorant "l"

There has never been any sound u before the syllabic sonorant l in the Slavic words for “wolf” and “full”. Proto-Balto-Slavic (PBS) *wilkás (“wolf”) and *pilnas (“full”) begat Proto-Slavic (PS) *...
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Epenthesis of /u/ before the syllabic sonorant "l"

Epenthesis with /u/ is also seen in Lithuanian (near labiovelars) with all syllabic resonants, and in Albanian (with unclear conditioning) for both l & r, whilst Sanskrit uses a /u:/ (or /u/) in ...
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