The Reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Celtic

Nicholas Zair, University of Cambridge

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9789004225398
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9789004233096
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August 2012
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XVI, 346 pp.
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1875-6328
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7

Sergio Neri, Friedrich Schiller University Jena and Roland Schuhmann, Saxonian Academy of Sciences and Humanities

This volume contains contributions on the origin of the feminine gender and its relation to the collective in the Indo-European parent language. Particular attention is paid to the question whether original flexion or word formation categories are involved and if the used formative elements have...
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Volume: 
11
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230965
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January 2014

Katsiaryna Ackermann, University of Vienna

K. Ackermann proposes a new systematic account of the paradigmatic organization of the Proto-Slavic finite verb revealing development parallels with other Indo-European languages. Designed as a reference book, the volume comprises a nearly complete attestation of OCS aorists and past participles....
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260801
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February 2014

Götz Keydana, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Being an in-depth study of the syntax and semantics of infinitives in Early Vedic, this book gives a comprehensive account of the various types of infinitive use attested. Furthermore, heuristics are given for identifying infinitives in ancient languages. Durch eine sorgfältige...
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Volume: 
9
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004246140
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March 2013

Michaël Peyrot, University of Vienna

The subjunctive is one of the most central categories of the Tocharian verbal system. A thorough analysis of its meaning and formation is the basis for a careful reconstruction of the Proto-Tocharian stage and its derivation from the Indo-European proto-language.
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Volume: 
8
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004218321
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May 2013

Emmanuel Dupraz, Université de Rouen

This book describes the semantic, syntactic, and pragmatic features of Sabellian demonstratives. It contains new hypotheses on the epigraphic genres in Republican Italy and a reconstruction of these grammatical items’ Italic origins based on typological principles.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004215405
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December 2011

Eystein Dahl, University of Bergen

Drawing on insights from formal semantics and linguistic typology, this book presents a comprehensive account of the tense/aspect/mood system in Early Vedic, the language of the Rigveda. It also outlines a theoretical framework for the study of semantics in dead languages.
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Volume: 
5
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178144
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June 2010

Daniel Petit, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris

The Baltic languages (Lithuanian, Latvian, Old Prussian) are well known for their archaic structure. This book is a survey of some major issues of Baltic linguistics (dialectology, accentual system, neuter gender, verbal system, clitic forms).
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4
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178366
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May 2010

Melanie Malzahn, University of Vienna

This book presents a synchronic and diachronic study of the verbal system of the two Tocharian languages together with an index listing attested verbal forms and offering semantic and etymological information. The material is based on philological evaluation and incorporates hitherto unpublished...
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Volume: 
3
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181717
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April 2010

Ilya Yakubovich, University of Chicago

Luvian is the language of Anatolian hieroglyphic inscriptions and a close relative of Hittite. This book reconstructs the ethnic history of the Luvians through sociolinguistic methods with an emphasis on the interpretation of linguistic contacts.
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Volume: 
2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177918
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November 2009

Michael Weiss, Cornell University

Taking an approach that combines philological, linguistic, and ritual analysis, Michael Weiss sheds light on many obscure interpretive cruces and also constructs a coherent theory of the entire ritual performance described on Tables III and IV of the Tabulae Iguvinae.
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177895
Publication date: 
October 2009

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