Publications on Classifiers in Ancient Egyptian

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2019/in press

Goldwasser, Orly. in press. “Was There an ‘Animal’ in Ancient Egypt? Studies in Lexica and Classifier Systems, with a Glimpse Towards Sumer,” in: Seen Not Heard: Composition, Iconicity, and the Classifier Systems of Logosyllabic Scripts. March 2–3, 2017 Proceedings. https://oi.uchicago.edu/research/symposia/2017.html

Winand, Jean. in press. “Did you say synonyms? The case of pḥ and spr in Late Egyptian.” In Festschrift für Hans- Werner Fischer-Elfert, ed. M. Brose, Fr. Naether, Dietrich Raue, and Tonio Sebastian Richter, 29 pages.

2018

Iannarilli, Francesca. 2018. “Write to dominate reality: graphic alteration of anthropomorphic signs in the Pyramids Texts.” Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections 17: 37-46.

Sago, Silvia. 2018. “Classifying the Duat.” Zeitschrift für Ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde 145, no. 2: 205-218.

2017

Selz, Gebhard J., Colette Grinevald, and Orly Goldwasser. 2017. “The Question of Sumerian Determinatives: Inventory, Classifier Analysis, and Comparison to Egyptian Classifiers.” Lingua Aegyptia 25: 281-344. http://www.widmaier-verlag.de/index.php?content=issue&isbn=lingaeg25

Chantrain, Gaëlle and Camilla Di Biase-Dyson. 2017. “Making a Case for Multidimensionality in Ramesside Figurative Language.” Lingua Aegyptia 25: 41-66. http://www.widmaier-verlag.de/index.php?content=issue&isbn=lingaeg25

van Dijk, Jacobus. 2017. “The cloaked man determinative,” in: C. Di Biase-Dyson and L. Donovan (eds.) The cultural manifestation of religious experience: studies in honour of Boyo G. Ockinga. Munster: Ugarit, 327-337.

T. Pommerening and W. Bisang (eds.). 2017. Classification from Antiquity to Modern Times. de Gruyter: Berlin/Boston. https://www.degruyter.com/view/product/485606

Goldwasser, Orly. 2017. “What Is a horse?—Lexical acculturation and classification in Egyptian, Sumerian, and Nahuatl,” in: T. Pommerening and W. Bisang (eds.), Classification from Antiquity to Modern Times. de Gruyter: Berlin/Boston, 45-66.

2016

Relats Montserrat, Félix. 2016. “Le signe D19, à la recherche des sens d’un déterminatif (ii): les usages d’un signe 𓂉.” NeHeT 4: 77-121. URL: http://sfe-egyptologie.website/NEHET4/06-NEHET%204-RELATS-p.77-121.pdf

Chen, Yongsheng. 2016. “The prototypical determinatives in Egyptian and Chinese writing.” Scripta 8: 101-126.

Chantrain, Gaëlle. 2016. “Une journée dans le temps et l’espace: quelques remarques lexicales au sujet de hrw et grḥ,” in: N. Guilhou (ed.), Liber amicorum—speculum siderum: Nūt Astrophoros. Papers presented to Alicia Maravelia. Oxford: Archaeopress, 151.

Winand, J. 2016. “The Syntax-Semantics Interface in Earlier Egyptian: a Case Study in Verbs of Cognition,” in: J. P. Allen, M. Collier & A. Stauder. Coping with Obscurity: The Brown Workshop on Earlier Egyptian Grammar. Atlanta, GA: Lockwood Press, 109-139.

2015

Kammerzell, Frank. 2015. “Egyptian Verb Classifiers,” in: P. Kousoulis and N. Lazaridis (eds.), Proceedings of the Xth International Congress of Egyptologists, Rhodes May 22-29, 2008. Leuven: Peeters, 1395-1416.

Lincke, Eliese-Sophia. 2015a. “The “determinative” is prescribed and yet chosen: a systematic view on Egyptian classifiers,” in: P. Kousoulis and N. Lazaridis (eds.), Proceedings of the Xth International Congress of Egyptologists, Rhodes May 22-29, 2008. Leuven: Peeters, 1425-1434.

Lincke, ​Eliese-Sophia. 2015b. “Raumwissen in Hieroglyphen. Die sprachliche Kategorisierung des ägyptischen Ortes Sile (Tjaru) aus prototypentheoretischer Sicht”, in: Raumwissen und Wissensräume. Beiträge des interdisziplinären Theorie-Workshops für Nachwuchswissenschaftler/innen, eTopoi. Journal for Ancient Studies, Special Volume 5: 127–155.

Nyord, Rune. 2015. “Cognitive Linguistics.” UCLA Encyclopedia of Egyptology.

Polis, Stephane and Serge Rosmorduc. 2015. “The Hieroglyphic Sign Functions: Suggestions for a Revised Taxonomy,” in: M. Mueller, M. Ronsdorf D. Amstutz, A. Dorn and S. Uljas (eds.) Fuzzy boundaries: Festschrift for Antonio Loprieno. Vol. 1. Hamburg: Widmaier, 149-174. https://orbi.uliege.be/bitstream/2268/186322/1/Polis_Rosmorduc_2015_FSLoprieno_Bd.I-1.pdf

Wang, Haili. 2015. “Chinese approaches to Egyptian hieroglyphs: liushu and bushou.” Zeitschrift Der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft 1652: 279-302.

Pulicani, Émeline. 2013-2015. “Observations sur le déterminatif de l’œil fardé dans les vocables relatifs à l’architecture.” Cahiers de Recherches de l’Institut de Papyrologie et d’Égyptologie de Lille 30: 217-221.

Relats Montserrat, Felix. 2015. “Le signe D19, à la recherche des sens d’un déterminatif (I): La forme d’un signe 𓂉.” NeHeT 1: 129-167. URL: http://www.sfe-egyptologie.fr/NEHET1/NEHET%201-06-Relats.pdf

Winand, Jean. “The Syntax-Semantics Interface in Earlier Egyptian: A Case Study in Verbs of Cognition,” in:  Coping with Obscurity: the Brown Workshop on Earlier Egyptian Grammar. 2016. p. 109-140.

2014

Chantrain, Gaelle. 2014. “The Use of Classifiers in the New Kingdom: A Global Reorganization of the Classifiers System?” Lingua Aegyptia 22: 39-59.

2013

Winand, Jean & Alessandro Stella. 2013. Lexique du Moyen Egyptien. Avec une introduction grammaticale et une liste des mots présentés selon le classificateur sémantique. Liège: PUL.

2012

Lincke, Eliese-Sophia & Frank Kammerzell. 2012. “Egyptian Classifiers at the Interface of Lexical Semantics and Pragmatics,” in: E. Grossman, St. Polis & Jean W. (eds.), Lexical Semantics in Ancient Egyptian. Hamburg: Widmaier, 55–112.

Goldwasser, Orly & Colette Grinevald. 2012. “What Are Determinatives Good For?,” in: E. Grossman, St. Polis & J. Winand (eds.), Lexical Semantics in Ancient Egyptian. Hamburg: Widmaier, 17–53. ​ Díaz Rivas, Helena. 2012. “ḫꜣrt, la viuda: una aproximación a través de los determinativos,” in: L. M. de Araújo, and J. das Candeias Sales (eds.), Novos trabalhos de Egiptologia Ibérica: IV Congresso Ibérico de Egiptologia - IV Congreso Ibérico de Egiptología 1. Lisboa: Instituto Oriental e Centro de História da Facultade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, 357-373. ​ Bojowald, Stefan. 2012. “Zu einer besonderen Verwendungsweise des ägyptischen Krugdeterminatives.” Beiträge zur Sudanforschung 11: 9-13.

2011

Lincke, Eliese-Sophia. 2011. Die Prinzipien der Klassifizierung im Altaegyptischen. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. ​ Werning, D. A. 2011. Das Höhlenbuch. Textkrigrammatitische Edition und Textgrammatik, 2 Vols. Göttinger Orientforschungen IV. Reihe, Ägypten. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. ​ Bojowald, Stefan 2011. “Einige Bemerkungen zur Schreibung des “bxn”-Steines mit dem “Augendeterminativ”.” Zeitschrift für ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde 138: 89-91. ​

2010

Cannuyer, Christian. 2010. La girafe dans l’Égypte ancienne et le verbe sr: étude de lexicographie et de symbolique animalière. Brussels: Belgisch Genootschap voor Oosterse Studiën / Société Belge d’Études Orientales. ​ Allon, Niv. 2010. “At the Outskirts of a System: Classifiers and Word Dividers in Foreign Phrases and Texts.” Lingua Aegyptia 18: 1-17.

Goldwasser, Orly. 2010. “The Aten is the “energy of light”: new evidence from the script.” Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt 46: 159-165. ​

2009

Kerety, Abdou el- 2009. “Notes on the determinative nḏ .” Göttinger Miszellen 222: 13-18. https://www.digizeitschriften.de/dms/img/?PID=PPN522563589_0222%7CLOG_0012

2008

Shalomi-Hen, Racheli 2008. “The bearded woman and the queen: The formation and transformation of female divine classifiers.” In Graves-Brown, Carolyn (ed.), Sex and gender in ancient Egypt: ‘don your wig for a joyful hour’, 179-189. Swansea: Classical Press of Wales.

Spalinger, Anthony J. 2008. “A Garland of Determinatives.” The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 98: 139-164

2007

Allon, Niv. 2007. “Seth is Baal: Evidence from the Script.” Ägypten und Levante 17: 15-22.

McDonald, A. 2007. “A metaphor for troubled times: the Seth deity determinative in the First Intermediate Period.” Zeitschrift für Ägyptologische Sprache 134: 26-39. ​ David, Arlette. 2007. “Ancient Egyptian Forensic Metaphors and Categories.” Zeitschrift für ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde 134: 1-14.

2006

Goldwasser, Orly. 2006. “On the New Definition of Classifier Languages and Scripts.” Lingua Aegyptia 14: 473–484. ​ Golwasser, Orly. 20062009. “A Comparison between Classifier Language and Classifier Script: The Case of Ancient Egyptian,” in: G. Goldenberg (ed.), A Festschrift for Hans Jakob Polotsky. Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 16-39.

Shalomi-Hen, Racheli. 2006. The Writing of Gods: the Evolution of Divine Classifiers in the Old Kingdom. Classification and Categorization in Ancient Egypt 4. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. ​

2005

Golwasser, Orly. 2005. Where is Metaphor? Conceptual Metaphor and Alternative Classification in the Hieroglyphic Script. Metaphor & Symbol 202: 95-113.

2004

McDonald, Angela. 2004. “Review of Goldwasser (2002).” Lingua Aegyptia 12: 235–244.

2003

Loprieno, Antonio. 2003. “Is the Egyptian Hieroglyphic Determinative Chosen or Prescribed?” in: L. Morra and C. Bazzanella (eds), Philosophers and Hieroglyphs. Torino: Rosenberg & Sellier, 237-250.

Goldwasser, Orly. 2003. “The Building Blocks of a Conceptual Category: The Ancient Egyptian Evidence” in: Philosophers and Hieroglyphs, Eds. L. Morra & C. Bazzanella, 219–236 Rosenberg & Sellier: Torino. ​

2002

Golwasser, Orly. 2002. Prophets, Lovers and Giraffes. Wor(l)d Classification in Ancient Egypt, Göttinger Orientforschungen IV. Reihe: Ägypten 383 = Classification and Categorization in Ancient Egypt 3. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. ​ McDonald, Andrea. 2002. “An evil influence? Seth’s role as a determinative, particularly in letters to the dead.” Lingua Aegyptia 10: 283-291.

2001

Shalomi-Hen, Racheli. 2001. Classifying the Divine: Determinatives and Categorisation in CT 335 and BD 17. Classification and Categorization in Ancient Egypt 2. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

Goldwasser, Orly. 2001. ‘HIEROGLYPHS’, in: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt. Oxford and N.Y.: Oxford University Press. ​ Gracia Zamacona, Carlos. 2001. “Sur les déterminatifs de mouvement et leur valeur linguistique.” Göttinger Miszellen 183: 27-45. ​

2000

David, Arlette. 2000. De l’infériorité à la perturbation: l’oiseau du « mal » et la catégorisation en Égypte ancienne. Göttinger Orientforschungen IV/38, Classification and Categorization in Ancient Egypt 1. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

1999

Smoczynski, Wawrzyniec. 1999. “Seeking Structure in the Lexicon: On Some Cognitive-Functional Aspects of Determinative Assignment.” Lingua Aegyptia 6: 153-162. ​ Goldwasser, Orly. 1999. “The Determinative System as a Mirror of World Organization” Göttinger Miszellen 170: 73-93. ​

1998

Schenkel, Wolfgang. 1998. “Graphien der 1. Person Plural mit Personendeterminativ in den Sargtexten.” Göttinger Miszellen 165: 91-98. ​

1997

Frandsen, Paul J. 1997. “On Categorization and Metaphorical Structuring: Some Remarks on Egyptian Art and Language.” Cambridge Archaeological Journal 7: 71-104.

1995

Golwasser, Orly. 1995. From Icon to Metaphor. Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis 142. Fribourg & Göttingen: University Press Fribourg; Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

1994

Kahl, Jochem. 1994. Das System der ägyptischen Hieroglyphenschrift in der 0.-3. Dynastie. Göttinger Orientforschungen 4. Reihe: Ägypten 29. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. ​

1993

Kammerzell, Frank. 1993. “Aristoteles, und ägyptische Phonologie: zu systematischen Verschiedenheiten von geschriebener und gesprochener Sprache,” in: Anonymous (ed.), Sesto Congresso internazionale di egittologia: atti 2, 243-251. Torino: International Association of Egyptologists. https://www.archaeologie.hu-berlin.de/de/aegy_anoa_old/publications/kammerzell_aristoteles-derrida-und-aegyptische-phonologie

1991

Goldwasser, Orly; and Nathaniel Laor. 1991. “The Allure of the Holy Glyphs: A Psycholinguistic Perspective on the Egyptian Script.” Göttinger Miszellen 123: 37–51. ​

1986

Rude, Noel. 1986. “Graphemic Classifiers in Egyptian Hieroglyphics and Mesopotamian Cuneiform,” in: C. Craig (ed.), Noun Classes and Categorization: Proceedings of a Symposium on Categorization and Noun Classification. Amsterdam & Philadelphia, John Benjamins Publishing Company, 133-138.

1983

Schenkel, Wolfgang. 1983. Aus der Arbeit an einer Konkordanz zu den altägyptischen Sargtexten: Teil 1: Zur Transkription des Hieroglyphisch-Ägyptischen. Teil 2: Zur Pluralbildung des Ägyptischen. Göttinger Orientforschungen, 4. Reihe: Ägypten 12. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. Teil 1 unter Mitarbeit von Rainer Hannig. (Appendix 3 includes a classifiers list). ​

1978

Giveon, Raphael. 1978. “Determinatives in the hieroglyphic writing of Canaanite names,” in: R. Giveon, The impact of Egypt on Canaan: Iconographical and related studies, 15-21. Freiburg (Schweiz); Göttingen: Universitätsverlag; Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. ​

1973

Kurth, Dieter. 1977. “Götter determinieren Götter.” Studien zur Altägyptischen Kultur 5: 175-181. ​

1973

Fischer, Henry G. 1973. “Redundant Determinatives in The Old Kingdom.” Metropolitan Museum Journal 8: 7-25. https://www.jstor.org/stable/1512670?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1969

Posener, Georges 1969. “Sur l’emploi euphémique de xftj(w) “ennemi(s)”.” Zeitschrift für ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde 96 (1): 30-35. ​

1965

Bartina, Sebastianus. 1965. “Determinativi aegyptiaci Gardiner A 14 origo praedynastica.” Boletín de la Asociación Española de Orientalistas 1: 149-150. ​

1959

Clère, Jean J. 1959. “L’emploi du signe 𓇋 du roseau comme déterminatif dans l’écriture égyptienne,” in: H. Franke (ed.), Akten des Vierundzwanzigsten Internationalen Orientalisten-Kongress. München, 28. August bis 4. September 1957. Wiesbaden: Steiner, 76-78. ​

1951

Gardiner, Alan. 1951. “A grim metaphor.” Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 37: 29-31. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/030751335103700107

1925

Dombart, Theodor. 1925. “Die Bedeutung des Determinativs Aa17.” JSOR 9: 233-240 ​

1922

Wiesmann, H. 1922. “Die Determinative des sprechenden Mannes und der Buchrolle in den Pyramidentexten.” Zeitschrift für Ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde 57: 73-77. ​

1836

Champollion, Jean-François. 1836. Grammaire égyptienne, principes généraux de l’écriture sacrée égyptienne. Paris: Typographie de firmin Didot Frères, 71-161. ​

Zeichenliste des Wörterbuches der ägyptischen Sprache. The sign-list of the Egyptian dictionary, Berlin, 1935-1939. http://aaew.bbaw.de/archive/berliner-zeichenliste-1935-39

Bibliography about Egyptian script (Carlos Gracia Zamacona): https://f-origin.hypotheses.org/wp-content/blogs.dir/4488/files/2018/06/01-Bibliography-Egygraph-CGZ-def-2.pdf