Classification of Kiowa Nouns

  title={Classification of Kiowa Nouns},
  author={W. R. Merrifield},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  pages={269 - 271}
  • W. R. Merrifield
  • Published 1959
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
Elsewhere I have critically evaluated the basis of glottochronology and pointed to a number of unresolved questions.'0 Despite such limitations, it is still striking that Hattori's study of Japanese dialects," the Sjobergs' study of Dravidian Kannadal2 (when the retention-rate per millenium is examined), and Samarrai's study of Arabic dialects should all fit into the range of Lees' original 13 control cases. The tendency of basic vocabulary to be replaced at a regular rate continues to enjoy… Expand
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