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Establishing the West-Ugric Language Family with Minoan, Hattic and Hungarian by a Decipherment of Linear A

@article{Revesz2017EstablishingTW,
  title={Establishing the West-Ugric Language Family with Minoan, Hattic and Hungarian by a Decipherment of Linear A},
  author={Peter Z. Revesz},
  journal={WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications archive},
  year={2017},
  volume={14}
}
  • P. Revesz
  • Published 2017
  • Linguistics, Computer Science
  • WSEAS Transactions on Information Science and Applications archive
Key MethodThis paper develops a feature-based similarity measure to visually compare script symbols from different alphabets and syllabaries and then uses that similarity measure within a novel algorithm to develop a new phonetic grid for Linear A. The phonetic grid is then used to develop an English-Minoan-Uralic dictionary of basic words and grammatical suffixes and prefixes. The dictionary is then used in translating twenty-eight Linear A and one Eteocretan inscription. The proposed algorithm could…

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