Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland, Volume 11

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Cambridge University Press for the Royal Asiatic Society, 1849 - Oriental literature
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Page 11 - THE PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOR THE AFFAIRS OF INDIA. THE CHAIRMAN OF THE COURT OF DIRECTORS OF THE HON. THE EAST INDIA COMPANY. Council. THE RIGHT HON. THE EARL OF AUCKLAND, GCB, President.
Page 30 - The Wesleyan Missionary Society. The Asiatic Society of Bengal. The Bombay Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. The President and Fellows of Magdalen College, Oxford. The Library of Exeter College, Oxford. The Provost of Trinity College, Dublin. The Royal Irish Academy.
Page 29 - His Majesty the King of Italy, His Majesty the King of the Netherlands, His Majesty the King of Portugal and the Algarves...
Page ix - IN THE CHAIR. THE following Report of the Council was read by the HONORARY SECRETARY...
Page 59 - Greek av in av-6i, au-ro's, &c., and also the Sclavonic ovo. ,. 3 Bopp observes in his Comp. Gr. s. 231, (Eng. Edit. p. 245,) that "Neuters have in Zend, as in the kindred European languages, a short a for their termibut, in preference to supposing the sibilant to be elided as the first member of a compound...
Page xvii - The APOSTOLIC CONSTITUTIONS ; or, Canons of the Apostles, in Coptic ; with an English Translation by Dr.
Page 176 - ... have a termination, it is not that of the usual nominative, but they appear as neuters in the mere objective or accusative garb." I suspect, however, this so-called neuter termination to be absolutely identical with the prefixed Semitic article. the Sanskrit, Cuneiform, and Zend, (compare...
Page xii - To this happy system," said he, " now, I may venture to say, deeply cherished in the affections of the people, and revered as much as any of their oldest and dearest institutions, I do confidently ascribe this pleasing alteration ; and it may be boldly asserted that, while it continues to be administered with firmness and integrity, the British Government will hold an interest in the hearts of its Cingalese subjects, which the Portuguese and Dutch possessors of the island were never able to establish.
Page 183 - I come to consider the substantive stdnam. It only remains therefore to add, that as the verbal formations in aniya are used in almost every instance in the 1 Bopp (Comp. Gr., Eng. Ed., vo1. I., p. Ill,) assumes that the Sans, tishthdmi is a degradation of a primitive tasthdmi, and he explains the substitution of i for a, " on the ground that the reduplicative syllable, which is seeking generally for relief from weight, and therefore converting long into short vowels, may not mix up the heaviest...

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