Wörterbuch der aegyptischen Sprache
Description: Vols. 1-7 + 5 vols of Belegstellen (primary source references), softcover (30,5x21,5cm)
Condition: very good, uncut pages
Wörterbuch der aegyptischen Sprache, Im Auftrage der Deutschen Akademien herausgegeben von Adolf Erman und Hermann Grapow, Akademie Verlag, Berlin 1982
This complete set contains of five main volumes, two secondary volumes, and five volumes of primary source references (Belegstellen).
The Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache (English: Dictionary of the Egyptian Language), abbreviated Wb in bibliographic references, is a large German-language dictionary of the Egyptian language published between 1926 and 1961 by Adolf Erman and Hermann Grapow. It is a comprehensive work encompassing 3000 years of linguistic history, including Old, Middle, and Late Egyptian as well as hieroglyphic inscriptions of the Classical Greco-Roman period. The dictionary contains approximately 16,000 headwords, it is therefore the largest and most complete printed dictionary of Ancient Egyptian in existence.