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Hill, Nathan W. (2014)
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects: 8630, 2200, 3100
According to Dempsey's law (*-eṅ > iṅ, *-eg > -ig) there should be no inherited Tibetan words that end in the rimes -eṅ and -eg. Although some words of this type exist, a number of these may be explained as analogical developments.
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