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The lexicon of Proto Oceanic

Malcolm Ross

The lexicon of Proto Oceanic

the culture and environment of ancestral Oceanic society : Animals

by Malcolm Ross

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Published by Pacific Linguistics in Canberra, A.C.T .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Ethnology,
  • Proto-Oceanic language

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Malcolm Ross, Andrew Pawley and Meredith Osmond
    ContributionsAustralian National University. Pacific Linguistics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL6172 .L39 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination576 p. :
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25165442M
    ISBN 109780858836266
    LC Control Number2011505977

    Below are reconstructions of animal names for Proto-Oceanic and Oceanic subgroups.. Source: Ross, Pawley, & Osmond (). Ross, Malcolm; Pawley, Andrew; Osmond, Meredith (eds). The lexicon of Proto Oceanic: The culture and environment of ancestral Oceanic society. Possessive constructions in Oceanic languages and in Proto Oceanic. In. Austronesian linguistics at the 15th Pacifi c Science Congress, ed. by Andrew Pawley and Lois Carrington, 93– Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. Syntactic-category change in Oceanic languages. Oceanic Linguistics. –

    Andrew Kenneth Pawley (born ), FRSNZ, FAHA, is Emeritus Professor at the School of Culture, History & Language of the College of Asia & the Pacific at the Australian National was born in Sydney but moved to New Zealand at the age of Ross, Pawley, and Osmond (), volume 1 of The lexicon of Proto Oceanic, is abbre- viated LPO1. The electronic Austronesian Basic Vocabulary Database is abbreviated Size: 1MB.

      pil. thunder; Further reading. Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C () Malcolm Ross et al, The Lexicon of Proto-Oceanic: The Culture and Environment . This lexicon, originally compiled by the late Tai linguist William J. Gedney in the s and organized by rhyme, highlights those characteristics that identify the older generation of Saek speakers. Because of these features, linguists believe that Saek will play an important role in the reconstruction of the proto-language of the Tai family.


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This is the second in a series of five volumes on the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the ancestor of the Oceanic branch of the Austronesian language family.

Each volume deals with a particular domain of culture and/or environment and consists of a collection of essays each of which presents and comments on lexical reconstructions of a particular semantic field within that domain. This is the second in a series of five volumes on the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the ancestor of the Oceanic branch of the Austronesian language family.

Each volume deals with a particular domain of culture and/or environment and consists of a collection of essays each of which presents The lexicon of Proto Oceanic book comments on lexical reconstructions of a particular semantic field within that domain.

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This is the second in a series of five volumes on the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the ancestor of the Oceanic branch of the Austronesian language family.

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Pacific Linguistics Pacific Linguistics is a publisher specialising in grammars and linguistic descriptions, dictionaries and other materials on. Genre/Form: Terms and phrases: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lexicon of Proto Oceanic.

Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, The goal is to reconstruct the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the language ancestral to all members of the Oceanic subgroup of the Austronesian family.

The lexicon of Proto Oceanic is a series of seven volumes reconstructing the lexicon of Proto Oceanic, the language ancestral to most of the Austornesian languages of Cited by:   The Lexicon of Proto Oceanic book series investigates relationships between language lineages and their geographic distribution by using the comparative method.

Historical linguists rely on this fundamental approach in order to identify cognates and establish sound correspondences that demonstrate relatedness between languages. Get this from a library. The lexicon of Proto-Oceanic: the culture and environment of ancestral Oceanic society.

[Malcolm Ross; Andrew Pawley; Meredith Osmond]. A number of works, on topics both inside and outside the Oceanic group, provide valuable points of reference for comparative lexical studies.

Dempwolff's pioneering etymological dictionary (Dempwolff ) lists some lexical reconstructions attributed to 'Proto Austronesian' but equivalent in modern terms to a later interstage, Proto Malayo-Polynesian. Read "The lexicon of Proto Oceanic: The culture and environment of ancestral Oceanic society.

Volume 3: Plants (review), Oceanic Linguistics" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. The volume under review is the first of a planned five-volume work.

I'm not aware of any other work that is exactly comparable. It amounts to an attempt to reconstruct Proto-Oceanic culture-that is, the culture of the speakers of the Proto-Oceanic language (POc)-using the linguistic comparative method as the central by: 6. OCEANIC LINGUISTICS, VOL. 39, NO.

I Malcolm Ross, Andrew Pawley, and Meredith Osmond, eds. The lexicon of Proto Oceanic: The culture and environ-ment of ancestral Oceanic society. Material culture. Series C Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

xxi + pp. A$oo, paper. I find this work very welcome for a number of reasons. Click on a title to look inside that book (if available): The Lexicon of Proto-Oceanic () The Culture and Environment of Ancestral Oceanic Society.

The physical environment. Volume 2 by Malcolm Ross, Andrew Pawley, Meredith Osmond 'eastward' The important point about François' reconstruction is that.

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Review of “The lexicon of Proto Oceanic: The culture and environment of ancestral Oceanic society, 1: Material culture” by Malcolm Ross, Andrew Pawley and Meredith Osmond Author(s): Robert A.

Blust 1Cited by: 1.Other languages traditionally classified as Oceanic that Blench () suspects are in fact non-Austronesian include the Kaulong language of West New Britain, which has a Proto-Malayo-Polynesian vocabulary retention rate of only 5%, and languages of the Loyalty Islands that are spoken just to the north of New phic distribution: Oceania, (Melanesia.

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