Lapis Satricanus, Vowel Length

By Alexandra A, in 'Pronunciation, Spelling and Listen to Latin', Jan 21, 2012.

  1. saluēte!

    Which vowels in the Lapis Satricānus inscription in Archaic Latin are long?

    I suppose

    iei stetērai popliōsiō valesiōsiō suodālēs mamārtei

    Did I miss something?

    I've read that in the archaic dative case ending -iōi the "ō" was long, but in "-iōsiō"?

    In "mārs," "mārtis," "mārtī" the "ā" is long, but if you put prefix before this word - "mamārtei" - the "ā" in the root remains long, or shortens?

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