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Old English pronunciation[edit]

The Old English pronunciation IPA:/him/ appears rather strange to me as Old Frisian and Modern English and Frisian all say IPA:/hɪm/. Possibly an error, but I'm not sure so I won't change it.SK luuut 21:02, 29 December 2008 (UTC)

Of course, it is hard to say for sure, but OE short-I seems to have been usually /i/. It may have sometimes been [ɪ] in certain positions, but basically the main difference between i and ī was one of length and not tension. See w:Old English phonology for more. Ƿidsiþ 21:12, 29 December 2008 (UTC)

Some of the translations are bad.[edit]

"Him" is used for both a direct object and an indirect object. It looks like some of the translations are only for indirect objects, rather than direct objects... 18:25, 11 April 2009 (UTC)