- 596 pages
- The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Vol. 10
- 24 March 2017 Unknown
Excerpt From The Journal Of The Royal Asiatic Society Of Great Britain And Ireland, Vol 10This Distinction Of Gender, Though It Exists In Most Of The Languages, Is Not Always Carried Out To The Extent That It Is In Tamil In Telugu, Goad, And Khond It Is Preserved In The Plural, But In The Singular The Feminine Rational Is Merged In The Irrational Gender In Gond The Gender Is Further Marked By The Noun In The Genitive Relation Taking A Different Suffix, According To The Number And Gender Of The Noun On Which It Depends In Oracn The Feminine Rational Is Entirely Merged In The Irrational Gender, With The Exception Of The Pronoun, Which Preserves The Distinction Between Rationals And Irrationals In The Plural As, As He, Referring To A God Or A Man Dd She, Or It, Referring To A Woman Or An Irrational Object But Dr They, Applies To Both Men And Women Abrd They, To Irrationals Only The Rational Gender, Besides Human Beings, Includes The Celestial And Ia Fernal Deities And It Is Further Subdivided, In Some Of The Languages, But In The Singular Only, Into Masculine And Feminine An Instance Of This Subdivision In The Tamil Verb Was Given Above.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.