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by J. Gonda

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Aditya Prakashan, New Delhi, 1998. 2nd edition. Hardcover. New. CONTENTS: Preface to the 1st and 2nd editions Foreword I. Introductory : On Linguistic Borrowing in General : 1. On the IN. Languages in General 2. On Loanwords in the IN. Languages in General 3. The Ancient Connections between India and Indonesia II. The Spread of Sanskrit over Indonesia : 1. How did Sanskrit Reach Indonesia 2. Indian Alphabets in Indonesia 3. Indian Elements in the Minor Languages of Indonesia : i. The Role of Malay and Javanese ii. The Languages of Celebes iii. The Islands East of Bali iv. Borneo (Kalimantan) v. Philippine Languages vi. Languages of Sumatra : Gayo and Achehnese vii. Languages of Sumatra : Batak viii. Nias ix. Malagasy 4. General Review of a Number of Wide-spread Words 5. Borrowing by Way of Dravidian Languages 6. Borrowing by Two Ways 7. The Infiltration of Sanskrit through the Medium of Learning and Written Texts III. Sanskrit Loan-words from the Point of View of the History of Civilization : 1. Gods, Mythological and Legendary Figures, and Hindu Denominations 2. Death and the Life Hereafter 3. Religion and Mysticism in General 4. Rites, Ceremonies and Law 5. Medicine 6. Architecture 7. Numerals and Chronology 8. Some Abstract Terms 9. Botanical Names 10. Names of Persons 11. Geographical Names IV. Outward Appearance of the Borrowed Words : 1. Phonetic History of the Sanskrit Element in IN. Languages : i. Anaptyxis or Svarabhakti ii. Dissimilation iii. Spontaneous Nasalization etc. iv. Other Consonantal Epenthesis v. Euphonic Insertion vi. Haplology vii. Metathesis viii. Treatment of Vowels ix. The Vowel of the Penult X. The Vowel of the Antepenult xi. More Incidental Vocalic Change xii. Some Groups Consisting of Consonant and Vowel xiii. Aspirates and h xiv. Contraction xv. Treatment of Other Consonants xvi. Clusters xvii. Treatment of Initial Nasals xviii. Alternating Nasals xix. Dissyllabism and Aphaeresis xx. `Prothetic` Vowels xxi. Syncope xxii. More Sporadic Changes xxiii. Variation as to the Form of the Word 2. Morphology I : i. Sanskrit Stems as Represented in Indonesia ii. Sanskrit Flection in Indonesia 3. Mutual Influence of Words : i. Secondary Bases in - i in Indonesia ii. Blending iii Metanalysis iv. Popular Etymology and Adaptation v. Retrograde Derivation vi. Duplication 4. Morphology II : i. Affixes ii. Compounds iii. Hybrid Aggregations 5. Differentiation and the Development of Homonyms : i. Differentiation ii. Homonyms 6. Various Etymological Problems V. Change of Meaning : 1. General Remarks 2. Semantic Change and Historical Evolution 3. Narrowing and Widening of Meaning 4. Metaphors and Other Semantic Changes 5. Tabu, Euphemism etc. 6. Mutual Influence of Words from the Point of View of Semantics 7. Complications and Problems 8. Special Semantic Changes in the Languages of Literature and Courtesy VI. The Reaction of the IN. Languages to the Influence of Sanskrit : 1. The Structure of Words Ctnd Sentences 2. Loan-Translations 3. The Reception of Sanskrit Loans into the Standard Language and Special Vocabularies 4. Sanskrit Loans and Modern Times Addenda et Corrigenda New Addenda Printed Pages: 726.


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