This quantity bargains a reconstruction of the Proto-Ainu language in line with the comparative process and inner reconstruction. The ebook is split into 3 elements, the 1st is devoted to the reconstruction of Proto-Ainu phonology (vocalism, consonantism, and prosody), the second one represents a vocabulary of reconstructed Proto-Ainu lexical goods, and the 3rd bargains with the matter of the genetic association of the Ainu language. This challenge has been approached within the current learn from the perspective of the systematic comparisons of reconstructions, no longer the immediately comparisons of the types attested solely in smooth languages, which was once the main set-back of the former scholarship at the genetic association of the Ainu language. This quantity additionally contains the nineteenth-century vocabulary of the Kuril Ainu via I. Voznesenskii, formerly unknown to the students.

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