Script and Reconstruction in Linguistic History

Colloquium organized by the Faculty of Arts, Charles University: Institute of Comparative Linguistics and Czech Institute of Egyptology on March 3, 2020 in Celetná 20, Praha 1, room no. 235

Invited lecture:

9:30 – 10:30

Ronald I. Kim and Marwan Kilani
Stress and syncope in Carian: evidence from the Egyptian bilinguals

10:30 – 11:00

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

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:00

Ronald I. Kim
Classical Armenian <v>, <w>, and <ow>: phonemes, allophones, or allographs?

12:00 – 12:30

Ľubomír Novák
Preliminary overview of the relative chrolonogy of Faroese sound changes

12:30 – 13:00

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


14:30 – 15:00

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

15:00 – 15:30

Pavel Čech I. J. Gelb and the Ugaritic Script

15:30 – 16:00

Petr Zemánek
Some thoughts on the merger of ḍ/ẓ in Arabic (and Semitic)


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

Script and reconstruction in linguistic history

Event detail

Event start
3. 3. 2020 9:30
Faculty of Arts, Celetná 20, Prague 1 (room 235)
Organizing Institution
Institute of Comparative Linguistics and the Czech Institute of Egyptology
Event type
Conference, Workshop
Script and reconstruction in linguistic history