Manas. Studies into Asia and Africa.

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Manas 3 (2017), 1.

Published on 01.11.2017

ISSN: 2367-6256

Todorov, Victor. The Subjunctive in Ancient Semitic Languages. – In: Manas: East–West: Languages, Cultures, Societies, Vol. 3, 1, 2017.

2017 / Volume 3 / Issue number 1 : East–West: Languages, Cultures, Societies

The Subjunctive in Ancient Semitic Languages

Victor Todorov


This article examines the origins of inflectionally marked subjunctive forms of the verb in ancient Semitic languages and the stages of their formation and development within the Proto-Afroasiatic and Proto-Semitic languages.

Keywords: Semitic languages, subjunctive, inflection

The main text of the article is in Bulgarian