The Resource Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert

Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert

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Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert
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Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert
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Summary
Suggests that the "orthographic static" of early recorders of language in south east Australia needs to be cleaned out; this can be done using author's suggested orthography; argues that ancestral Aboriginal language consisted of root morphemes that were built up into, and often condensed with, subsequent words or lexemes; provides a workable proto-phonology and a list of ancient south-east Australian adjectival routs; gives examples using Dawes (Sydney Cove) and Mann (Broken Bay) wordlists; further examples
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Illert, Christopher R
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  • Dawes, William
  • Mann, J. F.
  • Capell, A.
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australian languages
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Lexicostatistics
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Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 142 143
Extent
p. [113] - 143
Issn
0266-4763
Label
Lexigenesis in an ancestral south-east Australian Aboriginal language /cChristopher R. Illert
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 142 143
Extent
p. [113] - 143
Issn
0266-4763

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