Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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26D

Aeolic has σδ for ζ in ὔσδος (ὄζος branch). In late Laconian θ passed into ς (σηρίον θηρίον wild beast). In Laconian and some other dialects β became a spirant and was written for ϝ. δ became a spirant in Attic after Christ.

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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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