Discoveries in Hebrew, Gaelic, Gothic, Anglo-Saxon, Latin, Basque and Other Caucasic Languages; Showing Fundamental Kinship of the Aryan Tongues and of Basque with the Semitic Tongues

Discoveries in Hebrew, Gaelic, Gothic, Anglo-Saxon, Latin, Basque and Other Caucasic Languages; Showing Fundamental Kinship of the Aryan Tongues and of Basque with the Semitic Tongues

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...in tne Aryan languages and B. (See section x.). ix. Suffixes frequently occurring are: in H., h-y, n, t2; in G., c, d, g, n, t; in Go., d, e, n, s, t; in A.-S., c, d, g, h, n, t; in L., c, d, I, m, n, r, s, t; and in B., n, tz, -tu(-du). Frequently some of these suffixes are combined or repeated-A vowel may be prefixed or suffixed to a root in the Aryan languages and B. (See section xn.). x. In this investigation, the aspiration of consonants and the quality and length of vowels have, in general, been provisionally treated as without philological value. xi. Under a given root, words or parts of words printed in small capitals (in italics if definitional) are to be considered descendants of that root and therefore cognate. Vowels are so printed only when lying within limits reflecting the root. (See also section x.). xii. The asterisk () a usual marks conjectured forms. Before H. and A. words (Biblical), I use a dot (. ) to mark such forms except those of verbs not found in "qal"or "p2(e)h4al." Under--a. and under--b., matter added by me is enclosed within brackets. 396. (Root, M-H-S). 396a. H..mahas, to set at 396b. Gr. Miseo2, to hate. naught, esteem lightly, despise. 397. (Root, N-g-l). 397a. H. mag2G2aL, sickle. 397b. Go. GiLtha, sickle. 397n. Note that the prefix m-of H. mag2G2ai. does not appear in Go. Gh.tha. (See section vn.). 398. (Root, M-d-d). 398a. H. Madad, to measure; 398b. G. Meidh, to weigh; MiD2i2ah2, measure, stature, size, Meud, size, bulk, dimensions, exextent, tent. Go. MiTan, to measure. A.-S. METan, to measure, me/e. L. METior, to measure; Modus, measure, length, size. S. M2a2, to measure. 398n. G.--For the-dh in G. Meidh, see also entry 652. 399. (Root, M-v-t). 399a. H..mout, to shake, 399b. S. M'at4, to...show more

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