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Old 11-19-2020, 01:52 AM   #195
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Originally Posted by Carlin15 View Post
In "Essay on the Close Affinity of the Slavo-Russian Language with Greek" (1828), Konstantinos Oikonomos mentions how the ancient Macedonians always used the letter B in place of F, whence we get the Macedonian Slavic words běgu (escape) from pheúgō, and boyu (fight) from phobéō.
Actually, pheugo means to leave, to depart. phobeo means to scare.
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