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A Dictionary Of Tocharian B

Author : Adams
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The second edition of A Dictionary of Tocharian B includes substantially all Tocharian B words found in regularly published texts, as well as all those of the London and Paris collections published digitally (digital publication of the Paris collection is still incomplete), and a substantial number of the Berlin collection published digitally. The number of entries is more than twenty per cent greater than in the first edition. The overall approach is decidedly philological. All words except proper names are provided with example contexts. Each word is given in all its various attested morphological forms, in its variant spellings, and discussed semantically, syntactically (where appropriate), and etymologically. New to the second edition is the assignment, where possible, of the examples of the word's use to their exact chronological period (Archaic, Early, Classical, Late/Colloquial). This dating provides the beginning of the study of the Tocharian B vocabulary on a historical basis. Included are also a reverse English-Tocharian B index and, another innovation to this edition, a general index verborum of Indo-European cognates. Douglas Q. Adams, PhD in Linguistics (1972), University of Chicago, is currently professor emeritus at the University of Idaho. His publications have been largely devoted to explorations of the lexicon and morphology of Proto-Indo-European and, particularly, of Tocharian. He was co-author with James P. Mallory of Queen's University, Belfast, of The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (2006).

A Dictionary Of Tocharian B

Author : Douglas Q. Adams
ISBN : 9042036729
Genre : Tokharian language
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Dictionary And Thesaurus Of Tocharian A

Author : Gerd Carling
ISBN : 3447058145
Genre : Foreign Language Study
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This dictionary describes Tocharian A, one of two Tocharian languages documented in manuscripts of Buddhist texts from the second half of the 1st millennium CE, excavated in the oases of the Tarim basin. The dictionary contains also a thesaurus, based on all the identified texts in Tocharian A, including previously published and unpublished texts from various collections (Paris, Berlin). All forms of words, including variants occurring in the texts, are listed separately with reference to all occurrences and a sample of passages in transcription and translation. The meaning of a number of words has been better defined and, when necessary, corrected against previous glossaries. Much focus has been laid on phraseology and literary parallels with other Buddhist texts in Sanskrit and Uighur. The description of the verbal forms has been listed according to the stems of the paradigms. The sources of loanwords, e.g., from Tocharian B, Old and Middle Indo-Aryan, Iranian, Old Turkic, and Chinese, as well as the corresponding words in Tocharian B, are also given.

Variation And Change In Tocharian B

Author : Michaël Peyrot
ISBN : 9789004358218
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Variation and change in Tocharian B is a systematic and extensive treatment of linguistic variants attested in this most archaic of the two Tocharian languages, which are known through manuscripts from the first millennium CE found along the Northern Silk Road in Xīnjiāng, China. The precise nature of the variants in Tocharian B has been the issue of a long debate. A careful survey of all variants from a wealth of published and unpublished texts shows that most of the variation is due to chronological development. Lists of text classification criteria and overviews of text types make this volume an ideal handbook for the study of the Tocharian lexicon, grammar, and manuscripts. It is of interest for scholars and students of Tocharian and Indo-European alike, and it will be both practical and indispensable for checking variants and their relative chronology.

Amsterdamer Beitr Ge Zur Lteren Germanistik

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ISBN : UVA:X006012587
Genre : German philology
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Tocharian And Indo European Studies Vol 12

Author : Klaus T. Schmidt
ISBN : 9788763536493
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Tocharian and Indo-European Studies is an international scholarly journal dedicated to the study of two closely related Indo-European languages, Tocharian A and B, attested in Central Asian manuscripts from the second half of the first millennium AD. This volume contains 11 articles by some of the world's leading specialists on Tocharian, as well as reviews of the most important publications in the field. The important article by Werner Winter was one of the last to be written by this outstanding scholar.

The Oxford Introduction To Proto Indo European And The Proto Indo European World

Author : J. P. Mallory
ISBN : 9780199287918
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Our linguistic ancestors had used the wheel, were settled arable farmers, kept sheep and cattle, brewed beer, got married, made weapons, and had at least 27 verbs for the expression of strife. The subjects to which the authors devote chapters include fauna, flora, family and kinship, clothing and textiles, food and drink, space and time, emotions, mythology, religion, and the continuing quest to discover the Proto-Indo-European homeland."

Proceedings Of The Seventeenth Annual Ucla Indo European Conference

Author : Karlene Jones-Bley
ISBN : UOM:39015069129099
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Michael Janda: The Religion of the Indo-EuropeansGregory E. Areshian: Cyclopes from the Land of the Eagle: The Anatolian Background of Odyssey 9 and the Greek Myths Concerning the CyclopesHannes A. Fellner: On the Developments of Labiovelars in TocharianJens Elmegård Rasmussen: Some Further Laryngeals Revealed by the Rigvedic MetricsIlya Yakubovich: Prehistoric Contacts between Hittite and Luvian: The Case of Reflexive PronounsRanko Matasovic: Collective in Proto-Indo-EuropeanBirgit Olsen: Some Formal Peculiarities of Germanic n-Stem AbstractsChiara Gianollo: Tracing the Value of Syntactic Parameters in Ancient Languages: The Latin Nominal PhraseMartin E. Huld: Indo-European `hawthorns¿Jay Fisher: Speaking in Tongues: Collocations of Word and Deed in Proto-Indo-EuropeanLisi Oliver: Lex Talionis in Barbarian LawKatheryn Linduff and Mandy Jui-man Wu: The Construction of Identity: Remaining Sogdian in Eastern Asia in the 6th CenturyIndex.

Tocharian And Indo European Studies

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105110555096
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