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Discussion of "vujnu"
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Comment #3: Re: Rafsi?
Curtis W Franks (Mon Jul 6 07:08:25 2015)

krtisfranks wrote:
> spheniscine wrote:
> > -vuj-, -vun-, and -vu'u- seems all open, as far as I can tell. Probably

> we
> > don't want to assign all three.
> How important is the word? How often do you think that it will be used in

> lujvo? And in what position (terminally or otherwise?)?
> If of moderate utility and mostly non-terminal, then I would go with
> "-vuj-".
> If more important and non-terminal, then "-vun-".
> If terminal and/or similarity with the cmavo is strongly desired (which I

> can understand), then "-vu'u-".
> Not all three.

I personally favor "-vu'u" because it means that there will be one less
cmavo to memorize.

Comment #4: Re: Rafsi?
Alex Burka (Mon Jul 6 20:28:25 2015)

> I personally favor "-vu'u" because it means that there will be one less
> cmavo to memorize.

I agree with this reasoning, but CVV cmavo space is more limited than CVC.
vujnu is two syllables, so is -vu'u, so brodyvujnu => brodyvu'u is
shorter in text but not in speech, while vujnybroda =>

On the other hand, maybe we should wait to see what lujvo arise using this
word before we decide whether it needs initial, final, or rafsi at all.

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