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Re: [ANE-2] "titulary" ?

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  • Peter T. Daniels
    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
    Message 1 of 8 , Mar 5, 2009
      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@...

      ----- Original Message ----
      > From: victor avigdor hurowitz <victor@...>
      > To: ANE-2@yahoogroups.com
      > 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
      > BGU
      >
      > 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: ANE-2@yahoogroups.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.
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