Item description for A Grammar of Neo-Aramaic: The Dialect of the Jews of Arbel (Handbook of Oriental Studies/Handbuch Der Orientalistik) by Geoffrey Khan...
This work records a Jewish Neo-Aramaic dialect, on the verge of extinction of the Kurdistan region of Arbel. Together with the language, the book contains folktales, customs, traditions and experiences of the Kurdistan Jews whose dialects descend from the Aramaic spoken by the Jews of antiquity.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.7" Width: 6.4" Height: 1.7" Weight: 2.65 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 1999
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004115102 ISBN13 9789004115101
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More About Geoffrey Khan
Geoffrey Khan is Professor of Semitic Philology at The University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of the British Academy. He is also the author of "Selected Arabic Papyri "and "Bills, Letters and Deeds: Arabic Papyri of the 7th to 11th Centuries,"
Geoffrey Khan has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Cambridge Cambridge University Cambridge University Libr.