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By Carl Darling Buck

ISBN-10: 0226079376

ISBN-13: 9780226079370

Originally released in 1949 and showing now for the 1st time in a paperbound version, Buck's Dictionary continues to be an imperative device for diachronic research of the Indo-European languages. prepared based on the that means of phrases, the paintings includes greater than 1,000 groupings of synonyms from the important Indo-European languages. greenback first tabulates the phrases describing a selected idea after which discusses their etymological and semantic heritage, tracing adjustments in which means of the foundation phrases in addition to featuring situations indicating which of the older types were changed via expressions of colloquial or international origin.

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