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    Quote Originally Posted by NixYO View Post
    I am reading about phonetics in a Swedish grammar book, in which it is mentioned that Finnish has some ten consonant phonemes; Swedish and Serbo-Croatian a score; Czech, Polish and Arabic some thirty; and some Caucasian languages some forty!
    Ubykh had 84 consonants and 2 vowels


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    Those Bronze Age samples are just red herrings to distract you from the actual arrivals of populations with Semitic ancestry. Don’t take the bait by focusing on the wrong samples, lol. He is passing off Bronze Age Levantines with no evidence of strong predynastic input, as “Semites“. This way, he can flip it around and say Proto-Semitic speakers and predynastics were more or less identical to the Bronze Age Levantines sampled so far.

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    Im part Circassian Shapsıg but i dont know the language. The last speaker was grandpas mother. Died after 100 years old.



    That sounds like they use bit of throat.

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