Study made of 133 words in 29 different dialects to compare to the Archaic and Modern Manipuri.

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Typed manuscript titled 'A Study made of 133 words in 29 different dialects to compare to the Archaic and Modern Manipuri', there is handwritten annotations on the front page: 'by Rev W Pettigrew of Manipur State Assam India' and 'Preparatory to a paper proposed to write on the Archaic Manipuri language'. The manuscript has been formatted in to a table which has the modern Manipuri dialect on the left and the archaic dialect on the right.

Related Material

Manipuri (Mitei) Grammar with Illustrative Sentences by William Pettigrew. Allahabad: Pioneer Press, 1912. RAS shelf mark 23G.

Tangkhul Naga Grammar and Dictionary (Ukhrul Dialect) with Illustrative Sentences by William Pettigrew. Shillong: The Assam Secretariat Printing Office 1918. RAS shelf mark 23G.

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