Zur Elision von „p“ in der ägyptischen Sprache
This article considers in detail the elision of “p” in the Egyptian language. The phenomenon has already dealt with several times in the past. Here, the number of examples is increased by new material. The result shows that the elision of “p” has occurred at the beginning, middle or end of a word. In principle, the behaviour can be compared with the weakness of “b” at the same time.
Keywords: Egyptian Philology, Elision of “p”, possible explanation for the elision of “p”.
Der vorliegende Beitrag setzt sich intensiver mit der Elision von „p“ in der ägyptischen Sprache auseinander1. Die betreffende Gesetz
1 Zu „p” vgl. Wilhelm Czermak, Die Laute der ägyptischen Sprache, Eine phonetische Untersuchung, I. Teil, Die Laute des Alt- und Mittelägyptischen, Schriften der Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Ägyptologen und Afrikanisten in Wien, 2. Band, Wien 1931, 1ff/142–143/166; Werner Vycichl, La vocalisation de la langue Égyptienne, Tome Ier, La Phonétique, Bibliothèque d´ Étude XVI, Le Caire 1990, 57. Zu einem demotischen Beispiel für die Elision von „p” (in einem makedonischen Monatsnamen) vgl. Y. El-Masry/H. Altenmüller/H.-J. Thissen, Das Synodaldekret von Alexandria aus dem Jahre 243 v. Chr., BSAK 11, Hamburg 2012, 71 (dort al
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