Ilk. **Dilion loc.

Ilk. **Dilion loc.

A hypothetical name for the river N. Gelion¹, what the Ilkorin name would have been if it had been derived from the root ᴹ√GYEL (Ety/GYEL). It is an illustration of the rule that initial palatalized velars became dentals in Ilkorin.

Reference ✧ Ety/GYEL



Phonetic Developments

ᴹ√GYEL > #Dilion [gjelion] > [delion] > [dilion] ✧ Ety/GYEL