A Short Note about some Useful Documents for Diachronical Studies of Non-Semitic Ethiopian Languages

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Rouaud, Alain;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.12.1.100
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Manuscripts; d'Abbadie; History; Linguistics; Non-semitic Languages; Bibliothèque Nationale | ddc:090 | ddc:490 | ddc:400 | ddc:960 | ddc:910

The collection of manuscripts preserved in the Oriental Manuscripts Department of the French Bibliothèque nationale contains documents about some thirty non-semitic languages spoken in Ethiopia which belong mainly to the d’Abbadie collection. Their exceptional age (they... View more