Filozofická Fakulta

Script and reconstruction in linguistic history

On Tuesday, 03/03/2020. Faculty of Arts, Celetná 20/235 , Prague.

Invited lecture:

9:30 Ronald I. Kim and Marwan Kilani:

Stress and syncope in Carian: evidence from the Egyptian bilinguals

10:30 Martin Kümmel

Prothetic h-” in Khotanese and the reconstruction of Proto-Iranic.

Coffee break

 11:30 Ronald I. Kim

"Classical Armenian <v>, <w>, and <ow>: phonemes, allophones, or allographs?"

12:00  Ľubomír Novák:

Preliminary overview of the relative chrolonogy of Faroese sound changes

12:30 Bela Brogyanyi

Die ungarische Chronik des Anonymus vor dem Hintergrund der Etymologiae des Isidor von Sevilla


14:30 Reiner Lipp

The early vowel syncope in the corpus of the South Picene inscriptions

15:00 Pavel Čech

I. J. Gelb and the Ugaritic Script

15:30 Petr Zemánek

Some thoughts on the merger of ḑ/ẓ in Arabic (and Semitic)


Affiliations:Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg: Bela Brogyanyi

Charles University: Pavel Čech, Reiner Lipp, Ĺubomír Novák, Petr Zemánek

Freie Universität Berlin: Marwan Kilani

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena: Martin Kümmel

Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu: Ronald I. Kim


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