The Sumerian Language: An Introduction to Its History and Grammatical Structure (Mesopotamia: Copenhagen Studies in Assyriology, 10) (Multilingual Edition)

The Sumerian Language: An Introduction to Its History and Grammatical Structure (Mesopotamia: Copenhagen Studies in Assyriology, 10) (Multilingual Edition)


This quantity supplies an in depth description of Sumerian grammar in line with texts courting from the center of the 3rd millennium to the tip of the outdated Babylonian interval (about 1600 B.C.). prior theories, in particular about the verbal procedure, the main tricky bankruptcy of Sumerian grammar, are mentioned. in addition, this publication additionally bargains with the historical past of the Sumerian language and its use in literary and non secular texts within the previous Babylonian interval while it used to be already a lifeless language. This new version encompasses a supplementary bibliography.

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