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Author Beckwith, C.I
Title Medieval Tibeto-Burman languages : proceedings of a symposium held in Leiden, June 26, 2000, at the Ninth Seminar of the International Association of Tibetan Studies
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2002
©2002
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- The Old Zhangzhung Manuscript Stein Or 8212/ 188 -- Some Characteristics of the Tibeto-Burman Stock of Early Classical Newari -- Two Pyu-Tibetan Isoglosses -- On Pali-Burmese Interference -- Early Meithei Manuscripts -- The Subgrouping of Tibeto-Burman -- The Sino-Tibetan Problem -- A Glossary of Pyu -- A List of Old Burmese Words from 12th Century Inscriptions -- A Glossary of Early Classical Tibeto-Burman Newari -- A Preliminary Glossary of Tangut from Tibetan Transcriptions -- A Glossary of 39 Basic Words in Archaic and Modem Meithei
This work approaches Tibeto-Burman comparative-historical linguistics according to the classical Indo-European model. Articles are included on: Old Zhangzhung, early classical Newari, Pyu, Old Burmese and early Meithei. Glossaries of several early Tibeto-Burman languages are included
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Beckwith, C.I. Medieval Tibeto-Burman languages : proceedings of a symposium held in Leiden, June 26, 2000, at the Ninth Seminar of the International Association of Tibetan Studies Leiden : BRILL,c2002 9789004124240
Subject Tibeto-Burman languages -- Congresses.;Tibeto-Burman languages -- History -- 1500-1700 -- Congresses
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