ERIC Number: ED045989
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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A Classified Dictionary of Spoken Manchu, with Manchu, English and Japanese Indexes.
The present dictionary of spoken Manchu has been prepared especially for the reader of Japanese, with prefatory remarks by the author and a detailed description of Manchu phonology presented in Japanese. The 3,061 entries contained in the main section are grouped according to semantic categories and appear first in Manchu, in both phonemic and phonetic transcription, followed by glosses in Japanese and English. Variations in form, examples of usage, and cross-referencing for some entries are also provided. The volume concludes with separate Manchu, English, and Japanese indexes to words listed in the main section. (AMM)
Descriptors: Dictionaries, English, Indexes, Instructional Materials, Japanese, Manchu, Phonemic Alphabets, Phonology, Writing (Composition)
Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo Univ. of Foreign Studies, 4-51-21 Nishigahara, Kita-ku, Tokyo
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Authoring Institution: Tokyo Univ. of Foreign Studies (Japan). Inst. for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa.