Jesse Goulet wrote:in words such as
If you were willing to go beyond the limitation of the word
ing of your question, and look at the possible phonology not the recorded spelling, you could consider things like ἐν κρυπτῷ John 7:4 et passim
in the light of the ἐνέκρυψεν from ἐγκρύπτω in Matthew 13:33 and Luke 13:12, where the final nu
may have been pronounced as a velar nasal before "another gamma, or a kappa, chi, or xi" (the cases that you have mentioned for the gamma) as it is in Modern Greek pronunciation.
I wish to preach... that highest form of success which comes, not to the man who desires mere easy peace, but to the man who does not shrink from danger, from hardship, or from bitter toil, and who out of these wins the splendid ultimate triumph.(TR-1899)