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An edition of Ancient Egyptian (1995)

Ancient Egyptian

A linguistic introduction

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This edition was published in by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK.

Written in English, Egyptian

344 pages

A detailed review of the ancient Egyptian language, focusing on grammar and linguistics. Hieroglyphics are discussed only in passing in the opening chapters. Most examples in Egyptian are in the transliterated form. An intermediate to advanced level book, it is not a suitable introduction, but is an excellent next step after reading an introductory book on the subject.

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Ancient Egyptian

First published in 1995



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A detailed review of the ancient Egyptian language, focusing on grammar and linguistics. Hieroglyphics are discussed only in passing in the opening chapters. Most examples in Egyptian are in the transliterated form. An intermediate to advanced level book, it is not a suitable introduction, but is an excellent next step after reading an introductory book on the subject.

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Library of Congress PJ1111 .L66 1995
Dewey 493/.1

Ancient Egyptian

A linguistic introduction

This edition was published in by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK.


Table of Contents

Preface xi
Major chronological divisions of Egyptian history xiv
Chapter 1 The language of Ancient Egypt 1
Chapter 2 Egyptian graphemics 11
Chapter 3 Egyptian phonology 28
Chapter 4 Elements of historical morphology 51
Chapter 5 Nominal syntax 103
Chapter 6 Adverbial and pseudoverbal syntax 144
Chapter 7 Verbal syntax 183
Epilogue 237
Notes 240
References 279
Index of passages 293
Index of morphemes 301
Index of lexemes 304
Index of topics 313

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
1995

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
493/.1
Library of Congress
PJ1111 .L66 1995

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
xv, 322p.
Number of pages
344
Dimensions
9.25 x 6.25 x .875 inches

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25892439M
ISBN 10
0521443849
ISBN 13
9780521443845
LC Control Number
95014789
OCLC/WorldCat
32311462

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