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Interconnectivity of Various Indo-European Words Representing the First Person Singular

Greek version of “Ego” reflected in bottom half of diagram, all centres on “I”, the “g” can become harder, as in Gr. “Ich”, harder yet in “Ik”, silibant in as, end up sounding like “y” in “jag” or “jeg”, and even completely disappear. In the pupil of the “eye” we suggest that pronouncing “eu” can deform into the pronunciation of “I”, just as the near homonym of “eu”, “oh”, has its “I” sound in Spanish “ay!”. More in the text above. Click image to enlarge.

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