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Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary

by R. K. Sprigg

Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary Synopsis

This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan. The work is distinguished by its phonetic acuity, particularly important in the case of Balti, whose importance to the Tibeto-Burman and Sino-Tibetan comparatists is its close phonetic relationship to the Tibetan script. This book will undoubtedly become a standard work for the linguistics of the Tibetan language family in general.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780700713806
Publication date: 25th April 2002
Author: R. K. Sprigg
Publisher: RoutledgeCurzon an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 272 pages
Categories: Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries,

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