MS 1062 Kekchi grammatical notes and vocabulary

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1062
Creators:
Kocsis, Alexander, 1823-1896
Dates:
February 1885
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
205 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents:
Volume 1: Cultural notes and grammatical summary, some notes on pronunciation, nouns, pronouns, adverbs, verbs, numerals, particles; some morphological analysis. The Lord's Prayer, as received by G. Reed, with interlineation. A few kin terms and loan words in the vocabulary, which begins in Volume 1 and runs through the remaining volumes. The English-Kekchi vocabulary is not properly alphabetized. In volume 1 there are about 240 entries, A- CURASSON. 73 pages.
Volume 2: CHACHA-POUR OUT, 72 pages, about 700 entries.
Volume 3: PLEASANT-YELLOW, 61 pages. About 525 entries, plus about 75 Kekchi English phrases, plus a few greetings and 1 page of Christian and family names at the end. Dated at the end at Tullahoma, Tennessee, July 8, 1885. H. Landau 8 V11 1969

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1062

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1062, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Numbers -- Maya Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinship -- Kekchi Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, Personal -- Kekchi Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guatemala Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kekchi Jacaltec Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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