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Balti-English/English-Balti Dictionary by R. K. Sprigg

Balti-English/English-Balti Dictionary


Balti-English/English-Balti Dictionary by R. K. Sprigg

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.

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Publication date

25th April 2002


R. K. Sprigg

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RoutledgeCurzon an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd


272 pages


Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries



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