Concerning Plurality

Jon_Lincicum at stream.com Jon_Lincicum at stream.com
Thu Dec 8 12:18:09 PST 2005

On 12/8/05, Jon_Lincicum at stream.com <Jon_Lincicum at stream.com> wrote:
>> Issola      Issola (possible alternate form: Issolas, cited once, 
>> a typo)
>I haven't checked this myself, but I thought it was 1 for "Issolas"
>and 2 or 3 for "Issola"? The strength of the "possibly" rests on the
>ratio between the two forms, so it's relevant to include numbers for
>both. This may apply to other Houses with two extent plural forms.

I was giving this one a higher priority due to the *recentness* of the 
citation... This being the only one any newer than in /Teckla/ that shows 
a variant between plural and singular, with most of the aberrant cites 
being from /Jhereg/. (Excepting Dragons and Hawks, anyway.)