Re: [ANE-2] "titulary" ?
- Especially with your Philadelphia accent!
Maybe some day the AOS wil meet in an eastern city again, so you guys can come back.--
Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...
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> From: victor avigdor hurowitz <victor@...>
> To: ANEfirstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Thursday, March 5, 2009 4:42:45 PM
> Subject: Re: [ANE-2] "titulary" ?
> thanks Kevin for the suggestion, but I agree with Peter.
> Victor Hurowitz
> On Thu, 5 Mar 2009, Peter T. Daniels wrote:
> > But that's not the word used by Assyriologists, biblical scholars, etc.
> > Plus, it's harder to say.
> > --
> > Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...
> > ________________________________
> > From: Kevin P. Edgecomb
> > To: ANEemail@example.com
> > Sent: Thursday, March 5, 2009 3:52:29 PM
> > Subject: Re: [ANE-2] "titulary" ?
> > Victor, I would suggest the alternative of "titulature. " The OED
> > lists this with precisely the meaning you intend: "The set of titles
> > borne by an official; the form of title by which an official is known"
> > with the additional notation that the term is used in "Anc[ient].
> > Hist[ory]." It sounds like that's preceicely what you want.