First published in 1834, this was the first known dictionary of Tibetan, by the founder of the field of Tibetology. Containing over 20, 000 entries with English translations, it begins with a useful guide to understanding Tibetan words, and the entries themselves are arranged primarily under the language's thirty consonants.RBJIa#39;SN, winter season. ASJIa#39;KMNa#39;LIL, o. Ei. to winter, pass the winter. NEaNE¹/AlN, Ed winter dress or garment. a#39;EmNEa/1:1, }Eda¹12ao. through the whole Win` sgwAcna#39;aAl, gfAnApa#39; Ala#39;fA/Kl, the Winter solstice. ging }the tropic of caprisma#39;ea#39;fsrma#39;mua#39;aAl, NE¾N.
|Title||:||Essay Towards a Dictionary, Tibetan and English|
|Author||:||Sandor Csoma De Koros, Alexander Csoma de Kőrös|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-03-28|