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The readings pleye, pley are evidently false; the scribe has omitted the stroke for n above the vowel.
Moreover, the rime is a false one, since swote and aboute have different vowel-sounds.
In the orthography of the Félibres the diagraph ue is used as we find it in Old French to represent this vowel.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
It is to be noted here that the adverb has the vowel of the old feminine termination a, and not the modern o.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
It seems best to follow the majority, especially as they allow suffice to be followed by a vowel, thus eliding the final e.
Join ease and an ornament, by a vowel, and make recovering—thus: rest-o-ring (restoring).
Skeat postulates a mute vowel by deriving lazar or leper from Eleazer—He whom God assists.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
Generally the vowel e in this situation, is a connective, or introduced merely for the sake of euphony.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
The word o, followed by a vowel, hitherto frequent, never again reappears.
In this construction tout does not take the feminine form if the following adjective begins with a vowel (tout ancienne, etc.).
CONTES FRANAISDOUGLAS LABAREE BUFFUM

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