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Author Kloekhorst, Alwin.

Title Etymological dictionary of the Hittite inherited lexicon [electronic resource] / by Alwin Kloekhorst.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2008.


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Description xiii, 1162 p.
Series Leiden Indo-European etymological dictionary series, 1574-3586 ; v. 5
Leiden Indo-European etymological dictionary series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [1041]-1078) and index.
Contents Preface -- Abbreviations and symbols -- General introduction -- Aim of this work -- The study of Hittite -- Dating of texts -- Methods of transcription --Anatolian language family -- The place of the Anatolian branch within PIE -- Towards a Hittite historical grammar -- Historical phonology -- Proto-Indo-European phoneme inventory -- Proto-Anatolian phoneme inventory -- Hittite phoneme inventory -- Cuneiform script -- Stops -- Glottal stop -- Affricate -- Fricatives -- Resonants -- Syllabic resonants -- Semi-vowels -- Vowels -- Plene spelling -- Ambiguity --Plene spelling of E and I -- The signs U and U -- Word-initially before vowels -- Word-initially before --Consonants -- Word-internally between consonant and vowel -- Word-internally between vowels -- Word-internally between vowel and consonant -- Word-internally between consonants -- overview of interconsonantal reflexes -- Word-finally after --Consonants -- Word-finally after vowels -- Conclusions -- Regarding U and U -- Epenthetic vowels -- Overview of the Hittite phoneme -- Inventory -- Changes from PIE to Hittite -- Lenition -- Fortition -- Stops.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Hittite language -- Etymology -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004160927 (hardback : alk. paper)

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