Structural Observations Regarding RongoRongo Tablet ‘Keiti’

@article{Melka2008StructuralOR,
  title={Structural Observations Regarding RongoRongo Tablet ‘Keiti’},
  author={Tomi S. Melka},
  journal={Cryptologia},
  year={2008},
  volume={32},
  pages={155 - 179}
}
  • Tomi S. Melka
  • Published 2008
  • Computer Science
  • Cryptologia
  • Abstract One over-used technique in the rongorongo research has been the linguistic speculation in regard to its real meaning. This has produced, over the years, a variety of individual translations, some of them faulty, and some merely unverifiable. Since a structural analysis tends to offer a conservative, realistic view—more like raw data—the author has proceeded to make a corpus-based study of one of the extant rongorongo documents, tablet ‘Keiti’ (text E). The study reports on a pattern… CONTINUE READING
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