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Why are the phonemes of Tutankhamun's throne name transliterated out of order?

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542 views

How good is a round-trip translation as a machine translation quality evaluation technique?

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The A sound in Ask and At

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Does English have any words that are only unambiguous when spoken?

3 votes
1 answer
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Why is amar.utu.sum-ses.mes equivalent to Marduk-nadin-ahhe?

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Pronunciation of P in Latin, versus Ph in Greek

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Where did the "ch" (tsh) sound come from in Old French

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Can Chinese speaking different languages understand newspapers from different cities equally as well?

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The letter "ff" in the name “Richard ffrench”?

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363 views

Why are the Egyptian and Hittite versions of Tutankhamun's name different?

3 votes
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Are the diphthongs "ae" and "ea" essentially identical? [closed]

5 votes
1 answer
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Why is it that Babylonian king names do not match their Akkadian equivalent?

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1 answer
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Was the Latin "b" pronounced like "v" in ancient times?

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1 answer
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What do half brackets mean in Akkadian transcriptions?

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1 answer
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What is the significance of the super prefixes in Akkadian transcription?

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Prounciation of Ypres... in all six languages?

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Can Italians understand dialects such as Ligurian and Venetian?

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1 answer
186 views

Name of the Armenian people/language

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Latin nouns derived from pluperfect verbs