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By Takamitsu Muraoka, Bezalel Porten

This is often the 1st updated, and whole grammar of Egyptian Aramaic as provided in texts of Egyptian provenance courting from the center of the 1st millennium B.C.E. and as edited by way of B. Porten and A. Yardeni of their Textbook of Aramaic files from historic Egypt (Jerusalem, 1986). The grammar covers not just the phonology and morphology, yet includes a big part on morphosyntax and syntax. it's a descriptive grammar enriched with the professional wisdom and familiary of 1 of the co-authors with the contents and history of the texts in query. it really is intended to switch P. Leander's Laut- und Formenlehre des Agyptisch-Aramaischen (1928), yet additionally vitamins it considerably, since it had no syntax. The grammar could be a vade mecum for each Aramaist, Semitist and people attracted to a examine of those historical texts of extreme significance and curiosity.

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