A complete etymology-based hundred wordlist of Semitic updated: items 35-54
Alexander Militarev (Russian State University for the Humanities, amilitarev@gmail.com)
Journal of Language Relationship, № 5, 2011 - p.69-95
Abstract: The paper represents the second part of the author’s etymological analysis of the Swadesh wordlist for Semitic languages (the first part having already appeared in Vol. 3 of the same Journal). Twenty more items are discussed and assigned Proto-Semitic reconstructions, with strong additional emphasis on suggested Afrasian cognates.
Keywords: Semitic languages, Afrasian (Afro-Asiatic) languages, etymology, glottochronology, lexicostatistics