Comprising lists of the words for numbers in (1) ‘Antient Assam or Ahum’, (2) ‘Modern Nara’, and (3) ‘Muggulloo or Meckly’, followed by (4) forty-four modem Assamese words with English equivalents, and supplemented by (5) another list of the words for the first ten numbers in ‘Muggulloo or Meckly’ from Mr. Seddons
A short vocabulary of the dialects of Assam
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 102 MS 12872
- Dates of Creationc 1800
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialAssamese English
- Physical Description2 sheets.
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A selection of William Marsden's manuscript collection was transferred from King's College London to SOAS shortly after the School's foundation in 1916.
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Formerly part of the library of the Orientalist and linguist William Marsden (1754-1836), a portion of which he presented to King's College London in 1835.