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abbreviation above-mentioned abstract substantives accent according accusative adjective bases adverbs affix analogous aorist appears base word belong Benfey Burnouf class of words compounds conjugation conjunctive vowel consonant corresponds dative declension denominatives derivative euphonic express feminine bases final vowel following are examples genitive gerund Gothic Grammar Greek Grimm Guna hence identical imperative Indian Grammarians infinitive languages Latin latter lengthened Lithuanian Marathi masculine meaning middle nasal neuter base nominative nouns of agency occurs Old High German Old Persian Old Prussian Old Sclavonic original oxytone participle present passive participle passive signification perfect perhaps personal terminations plural Pott Prakrit preceding prefix preposition preterite primitive base probably pronominal properly radical vowel recognise reduplication referred regard relation remarked respect retained Sanscrit forms Sanscrit root Sanscrit suffix scrit sibilant singular stands suppressed syllable tenses theme tion tive Ulfilas Veda dialect Vedic Vendidad verb substantive verbal vowel of conjunction weakening whence Zend
Page 1185 - VARU&A performs the rite of preservation.* We desire him, as the guide of our way: (to him the repeater of praise) addresses praise, with his (whole) heart. May he, who is entitled to laudation, become our true (support). Heaven and earth, be conscious of this (my affliction). Varga xxiii. 16. The sun, who is, avowedly, made the path in heaven," is not to be disregarded, gods, by you;' but you, mortals, regard him not.
Page 1246 - by me following"). co-ordinate, and stand in the relation of apposition to one another (I saw "him" and "falling," " adionem cadendi"). It appears, however, from the context, but is not formally expressed, that the action expressed by the second object is performed by the person or thing expressed by the first object ("I saw the stone fall"). To this head belong, for the most part, the examples collected byGabelentz and Lobe, p.
Page 1086 - H ma, which in adjectives or substantives denotes the person or thing which completes the action expressed by the root, or on whom that action is accomplished. Abstracts, also, are formed by this suffix, which, however, is seldom adopted in that state of the language which has descended to us ; while the corresponding suffixes of the Lithuanian and Greek (ma, iuo) are of very frequent use. The following are examples in Sanscrit : rukmd-m, "gold," as "glittering" (ruch, from ruk, "to shine"); yugmd-m,...