Cuneiform Luwian =ku(wa): form and meaning

Zsolt Simon(a)

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Institut für Assyriologie und Hethitologie
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Email: zsltsimon@gmail.com

Cite as: Simon, Zs. 2020: Cuneiform Luwian =ku(wa): form and meaning. Hungarian Assyriological Review 1 (preprint)

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Abstract

This paper provides a new attempt at defining the form and meaning of an unclear Luwian particle.

Keywords: Cuneiform Luwian, Luwian syntax, Luwian sentence initial particles, Assyriology, philology

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