Bibliographic Details

The verbal system of the Aramaic of Daniel : an explanation in the context of grammaticalization / by Tarsee Li.

Author / Creator Li, Tarsee.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 197 pages)
Language English, Aramaic
Series Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture, 1570-1336 ; v. 8
Studies in the Aramaic interpretation of Scripture ; v. 8.
Subject Bible. Daniel. Aramaic -- Language, style.
Bible. Daniel.
Aramaic language -- Verb.
Aramaic language -- Grammar.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Arabic.
Aramaic language -- Grammar.
Aramaic language -- Verb.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11206601
ISBN 9789047440086
9047440080
1282603221
9781282603226
9789004175143
9004175148
9786612603228
6612603224
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 176-185) and indexes.
English.
Summary In the context of current research on grammaticalization phenomena, this book offers a synchronic explanation of the verbal system of the Aramaic of Daniel that is coherent with the diachronic development of Aramaic and of human languages in general.
Other form Print version: Li, Tarsee. Verbal system of the Aramaic of Daniel. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 9789004175143
Standard no. 9786612603228
10.1163/ej.9789004175143.i-200
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The suffix conjugation
  • The active participle
  • The non-active participles
  • Participles with [hvh] or [ʻyty]
  • The prefic conjugation
  • The imperative
  • The infinitive
  • Auxiliaries
  • Overview and implications.