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Title: Zhang-zhung – Tibetan – English contextual dictionary
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Namgyal Nyima (Rnam rgyal nyi ma)

Description: This new dictionary of Zhangzhung terminology from the Bön tradition of Tibetan religion includes 3875 entries drawn from 468 sources. These entries include Tibetan and English definitions as well as the citation of passages in which they occur with full bibliographical information for these passages.

Publisher Place: Berlin
Published Date: 2003
Keyword: Tibetan-English dictionary
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Language and Linguistics -- Dictionaries
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Reference Resources -- Dictionaries
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Original Language: English
Language: English

Table of Contents:
Introduction on Zhangzhung in both English and Tibetan


3875 entries, drawn from 468 sources. The entries are in Tibetan alphabetical order

Explanations in transliterated Tibetan

English explanations

Passage(s) from which the word is drawn

Text titles (in abbreviated form) and page numbers of the works from which the terms and contexts have been drawn

Bibliography of Works Cited

ISBN/ISSN: 3000120122

Means of availability: The dictionary is available directly from the author Namgyal Nyima at the following price: EUR 55; USD 59; CHF 85; GBP 39.

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Date Of Record Creation: 2003-12-15 16:57:13
Date Record Checked: 2003-12-15
Date Last Modified: 2005-12-19 15:34:03
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