Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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After αν, ον, αρ, ορ, y is shifted to the preceding syllable, forming αιν, οιν, αιρ, οιρ. This is called Epenthesis (ἐπένθεσις insertion).

φαίνω show for φαν-yω, μέλαινα black for μελαν-yα, σπαίρω gasp for σπαρ-yω, μοῖρα fate for μορ-yα. (So κλαίω weep for κλαϝ-yω 38 a.) On ι after εν, ερ, ιν, ιρ, υν, υρ, see cross37 a.

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Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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