[h]

[h]

References ✧ PE18/82, 89; PE19/69, 74; VT39/11; VT47/12; VT48/26; WJ/365, 368-369

Variations

Element In

Phonetic Development

[ɣ] became [h] before voiceless consonants h{ptkpʰtʰkʰs} < ɣ{ptkpʰtʰkʰs} ✧ PE18/82 (ʒ > h; before voiceless consonants); PE18/89 (ʒt > ht); VT47/12 (ʒ > χ; before t and s])
AT. initial [h] disappeared h- > ø- ✧ PE19/74 (h > [ø]; initially); VT48/26 (h > [ø]; initial); WJ/365 (h- > [ø]); WJ/369 (h- > [ø]; initial)
medial [h] vanished except before [t], [s] hs > ss ✧ PE19/74 (hs > ss)
medial [h] vanished except before [t], [s] -h- > -ø- ✧ PE19/74 (h > [ø]; medially); WJ/368 (h > [ø]; medial)

ᴹ✶[h]

References ✧ PE18/30, 54, 59

Variations

Element In

Phonetic Development

ᴹ✶[ɣ] became [h] before voiceless consonants hs < ɣs ✧ PE18/54 (ʒs > hs)
ᴹ✶[ɣ] became [h] before voiceless consonants ht < ɣt ✧ PE18/59 (ʒt > ht)
ᴹ✶[hs] from [ɣs], [ŋs] became [ss] hs > ss ✧ PE18/54 (hs > ss)