Indo-European Perspectives: Studies in Honour of Anna by J. H. W. Penney

By J. H. W. Penney

This e-book brings jointly new and unique paintings through 42 of the world's best students of Indo-European comparative philology and linguistics from worldwide. It indicates the breadth and the continued liveliness of enquiry in a space which during the last century and a part has opened many exact home windows at the civilizations of the traditional global. the quantity is a tribute to Anna Morpurgo Davies to mark her retirement because the Diebold Professor of Comparative Philology on the college of Oxford. The book's six elements are occupied with the early background of Indo-European (Part I); language use, edition, and alter in historical Greece and Anatolia (Parts II and III); the Indo-European languages of Western Europe, together with Latin, Welsh, and Anglo-Saxon (Part IV); the traditional Indo-Iranian and Tocharian languages (Part V); and the historical past of Indo-European linguistics (Part VI). Indo-European views will curiosity students and scholars of Indo-European philology, old linguistics, classics, and the historical past of the traditional international.

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Ii (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz). Oberlies, T. aka (Indian Philology and South Asian Studies, 3; Berlino e New York: de Gruyter). Pischel, R. 1900: Grammatik der Prakrit-Sprachen (Strasburgo: Tr•ubner). Prosdocimi, A. L. 1994: ‘Appunti sul verbo latino (e) italico, VI: Perfetti non raddoppiati. I perfetti a vocale lunga’, in Del Lungo Camiciotti et al. (1994), 218–39. Rix, H. 1976: Historische Grammatik des Griechischen: Laut- und Formenlehre (Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft). Sani, S.

Nelle lingue celtiche sono attestate continuazioni dirette o indirette—con mutamento funzionale—del perfetto indoeuropeo. Al di l›a di una isolata forma gallica δεδε ‘posuit’, con raddoppiamento ma non trasparente riguardo alle condizioni apofoniche, va considerato il preterito privo di su¶sso dell’irlandese antico (una buona sintesi in McCone 1986: 233–5, 262), nel quale sono confluite, tra l’altro, antiche forme raddoppiate (a grado ∅ o -a- generalizzati) e forme non raddoppiate a vocalismo radicale allungato, soprattutto -‹a- (secondario: Di Giovine 1995: 124–5, con bibliografia), non alternante ma comunque in opposizione al grado apofonico del presente.

La tendenza, pero, › e› inequivocabile: il carico funzionale tende a dislocarsi a destra, fuori del lessema radicale. Si noter›a anche come il tipo ‘misto’, nel quale un elemento su¶ssale o comunque ‘esterno’ si a¶anca a una marca endomorfica (in genere il raddoppiamento), sia molto piu› raro di quanto si potrebbe immaginare, ove lo si considerasse punto di transizione fra i due Il perfetto indoeuropeo 15 poli tipologici: di fatto, e› molto piu› frequente la creazione di una formazione totalmente esomorfica, con su¶ssi o perifrastica, laddove si manifesti una riduzione di funzionalit›a—parziale o totale—del tipo endomorfico.

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