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ablative added addition adjective affix appears becomes Bengali cloth common compound derived dialect distinction early Edited ending English examples existence express extended fact feminine final formation former frequently further gender genitive give given GRAMMAR Gujarati Hindi India indicate instances languages latter lengthened locative Marathi masc masculine meaning merely modern languages natural neuter nominative Notes nouns numerous objective oblique form occurs older origin Oriya Panjabi perhaps Persian plural possession practice Prakrit preceded present probably pronoun referred regarded regular rejected respect rest retain root rule Sanskrit secondary seems sense separate Series seven sewed short shortened similar Sindhi Sing singular speech stem substantive suffix syllable termination trace Translation usual verb vowel wife words writes written
Page 36 - Vol. I. Mythical and Legendary Accounts of the Origin of Caste, with an Inquiry Into its existence in the Vedic Age. Second Edition, re-written and greatly enlarged. 8vo. pp. xx. 532, cloth. 1868. 21».
Page 29 - Grey. — MAORI MEMENTOS : being a Series of Addresses presented by the Native People to His Excellency Sir George Grey, KCB, FRS With Introductory Remarks and Explanatory Notes ; to which is added a small Collection of Laments, etc. By CH. OLIVER B. DAVIS. 8vo. pp. iv. and 228, cloth. 12*.
Page 11 - Callaway. — THE RELIGIOUS SYSTEM OF THE AMAZULU. Part I. — Unkulunkulu; or, the Tradition of Creation as existing among the Amazulu and other Tribes of South Africa, in their own words, with a translation into English, and Notes.
Page 25 - EDKINS.— CHINA'S PLACE IN PHILOLOGY. An attempt to show that the Languages of Europe and Asia have a common origin.
Page 46 - Asa's Glossary to the Arda Viraf Namak, and from the Original Texts, with Notes on Pahlavi Grammar by EW West, Ph.D.
Page 7 - BEAL.— A CATENA OF BUDDHIST SCRIPTURES FROM THE CHINESE. By S. Beal, BA, Trinity College, Cambridge ; a Chaplain in Her Majesty's Fleet, &c.
Page 8 - THE LIFE OR LEGEND OF GAUDAMA, THE BUDDHA OF THE BURMESE. With Annotations. The Ways to Neibban, and Notice on the Phongyies or Burmese Monks. BY THE RIGHT REV.
Page 47 - Vols. XI. and XII. Select Specimens of the Theatre of the Hindus. Translated from the original Sanskrit. By the late HH Wilson, MA, FRS Third corrected Edition.
Page 8 - Bleek. — A COMPARATIVE GRAMMAR OF SOUTH AFRICAN LANGUAGES. By WHI BLEEK, Ph.D. Volume II Phonology. II. The Concord. Section 1. The Noun. 8vo. pp. xxxvi. and 322, cloth.
Page 31 - VEST-POCKET LEXICON. An English Dictionary of all except familiar Words, including the principal Scientific and Technical Terms, and Foreign Moneys, Weights and Measures ; omitting what everybody knows, and containing what everybody wants to know and cannot readily find. By Jabez Jenkins.