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Egyptian Grammar: With Table of Signs, Bibliography, Exercises for Reading ...
Adolf Erman,James Henry Breasted
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AAAAAA abbr abbreviations absolute pronoun according adjective archaic auxiliary verb belonging Bibliography ChCn classic orthography conjunction consonants Copt Coptic corresponds denotes determinative dual Egypt Egyptian employed Erman expression form sdmf frequent further grammatical Heinrich Brugsch I I I ideogram Illae inf imperative indicate infinitive inflection king land later LD II Leipzig means n-form nominal sentence Note especially noun nt'i occur originally Papyrus Papyrus Westcar participle passive Peasant Phon plur plural popular language prepositions prince Prisse Prop pseudoparticiple pyramid texts pyramids rare rdl give relative clause sdmnf Semitic Siut substantive substantivized forms suffixes syllabic signs texts tive transitive verbs Trfd triliteral upper Egypt vowel Westc words writing written WW\A
Page 198 - Inscriptions in the Hieratic and Demotic Character, from the Collections of the British Museum.
Page 198 - Inscriptions hie'roglyphiques recueillies en Europe et en Egypte. Publiees, traduites et commentees.
Page vi - These difficulties were due firstly, to the unique chara cter of the language investigated, and secondly to the fact that the new science of Egyptian Grammar, as it has been created by the German grammatical school in the last fifteen years, does not yet exist in English...
Page 196 - Brugsch et Urbain Bouriant, Le livre des rois contenant la liste chronologique des rois . . . Le Caire 1887.
Page 200 - Index alphabetique de tous les mots contenus dans le livre des morts publie par Lepsius. Paris 1875.
Page 7 - C. § 15) and the manner in which Semitic words are transcribed in Egyptian, and Egyptian words in Semitic, it is an established fact that all signs represent consonants. The vowels, just as in Semitic writing, are not indicated.
Page 201 - Grammaire demotique, contenant les principes generaux de la langue et de 1'ecriture populaires des anciens Egyptiens. Berlin: F. Dummler, 1855. xii, 202 p., 1 1., 10 pi., 3 tables. 4".
Page 91 - ... then it expels the disease in the belly of the man. Further the hair of a woman is made to grow by means of its seed : it is ground, mixed together and put into oil by the woman, who shall rub her head therewith.