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Tuesday, April 20, 2010
[Baybayin] The Vowels...
Baybayin vowels all look sort of like they descend from the Devanagari vowels A and U, don't they?
And, while we're at it, look at the Devanagari letter 'I'. Lose the bar on top, and turn the squiggle on its side, and it resembles Baybayin /YA/, don't you think?
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