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Iceland, later history of, 193. Jews, and from the fourth to the
tenth centuries, 277.
their adoption of Arabic, 277.
ernized Hebrew, 277.
on the race and language of the, the affinity between Sanskrit and
Chinese language, 118 note.
Justinian, the Emperor, sends an
luk's general history of, 151
“KALEWALA,” the, the “ Iliad "
mitting the influence of, on Greek Kalmuks, the, 296, 300.
Kapchakian empire, the, 297.
Karians, Greek authors on the, 125
languages spoken in Paradise,
Khi-nie, the Chinese pilgrim, his
Kirgis tribe, the, 305.
Kumüks, tribe of the, in the Cau-
Kuthami, the Nabatean, his work on
“Nabatean Agriculture,” 280.
period in which he lived, 280
for the very rudiments of civiliza-
physical sciences, 11, 31.
intro modern date of the science of,
little it offers to the utilitarian
brew was the primitive language modern importance of the sci-
ence of, in political and social
century preceding and following the barrier between man and
Language, importance of the science Language, glance at the modern
history of language, 173.
distinction between the radical
constituent elements of, 250.
of a common origin of lan-
former theories, 345.
man and brutes, faculties of, 350.
the difference between man and
highly civilized nations, 45. the inward power of which lan-
guage is the outward sign and
or improve language exam universal ideas, 356.
general ideas and roots, 356.
the primum cognitum and pri-
mum appellatum, 370.
knowing and naming, 378.
sound and thought, 384.
Languages, number of known, 35.
comparatively a modern in.
never learned foreign lan-
“The Mountain of Languages,"
tests for reducing the principal
dialects in Europe and Asia to
certain families of languages,.
genealogical classification not
comparative grammar, 214.
Languages, formal and radical ele- Locative, formation of the, in all the
Aryan languages, 219.
in Latin, 220.
brutes, quoted, 24.
universal ideas, quoted,
his opinion on the origin of
Lord, origin of the word, 122.
Lord's Prayer, number of languages
rious authors in the 16th century,
Luna, origin of the name, 21.
Lusatia, language of, 200.
MACEDONIANS, ancient authors on
judice that Hebrew was the Madam, origin of word, 226.
agriculture in Punic, 91 note.
ciple of inductive reasoning Man and brutes, faculties of, 349.
sic language, 296.
grammar of, 323.
imitative sounds in, 366 note.
and language, quoted, 373. his work on Egypt, 95.
Manka, the Indian, his translations
on the theory of Raynouard, 171. Masora, idiom in which it was writ-
perfect, important to science, 26. Maulana Izzu-d-din Khalid Khani,
the oldest document in, 199. Menander, his study and cultivation
of the Greek language, 95.
Mendaïtes, or Nasoreans, the “Book
of Adam” of the, 279
Ment, origin of the termination in Nebuchadnezzar, his name stamped
on all the bricks made during his
Neo-Latin dialects, 196.
Porphyrogeneta, 91 note.
lows the introduction of Bud ent condition of their language,
dhism inte bis empire, 147. 276, note.
the doctrines of Buddha, 148. No and nay, as used by Chaucer, 225.
elucidating the problem of the his study of Sanskrit, 155.
dialectical life of language, 62. Nogái tribes, history of the, 303.
indispensable requirements of
wealth of, 71.
their languages, 316.
versy between, in the Middle Ages,
phase of grammatical life, 64. Norman words in the English lan-
the hliod or quida, 193.
the two Eddas, 191-194.
Number of known languages, 35.
of the Indian treatise on algebra Ophir of the Bible, 203.
Origen, his opinion that Hebrew was
of the problem of the common,
been descendants of the Ormuzd, the god of the Zoroastrians,
discovery of the name Aura-
mazda in the cuneiform in-
origin of the name Auramazda
Os, the, of Ossethi, calling them-
selves Iron, 243.
326 et seq.
Oscan language and literature, the, Persian, subsequent history of Per-
Philolaus, the Pythagorean, his
guess on the motion of the earth
round the sun, 29.
Philology, comparative, science of
a historical science, 32.
Phænician, closely allied to Hebrew,
Greek language, 126.
first Sanskrit grammar published Plautus, Greek words in the plays
various authors to have been of Greek originals, 104.
Pleiades, the, origin of the word, 17.
Polybius, on the changes Latin had
Pons, Father, his report of the liter-
his advocacy of the polygenetic
Priscianus, influence of his gram-
Dionysius of Halicarnassus on Protagoras, his attempt to change
and improve the language of
the earliest Provençal poem,
ature of, 200.
Ptolemy, his system of astronomy,
ish language, 83.
tuagint, 96 note.