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A Kafir-English dictionary.

Albert Kropf

A Kafir-English dictionary.

by Albert Kropf

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Published by Lovedale Mission Press in [Stutterheim] South Africa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Xhosa language -- Dictionaries -- English.,
  • English language -- Dictionaries -- Xhosa.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Robert Godfrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8323 .K7 1915
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 525 p.
    Number of Pages525
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5190216M
    LC Control Number75010449

    AbstractThis paper describes the development of a new range of bilingual dictionaries which are based on translating the explanations in monolingual Cobuild dictionaries2 into the user's mother tongue. These dictionaries have been designed by Cobuild's Editor-in-Chief, John Sinclair, primarily to address the needs of language learners. The philosophy which underlies the design reveals. John Bennie (, Glasgow - 9 February , Ciskei) was a Presbyterian missionary and early Xhosa linguist. In he became associated with the Glasgow Missionary Society while still in Scotland and sailed to South Africa on the ship Woodlark as a catechist where he carried out his missionary work in .

    A. Kropf Kafir-English Dictionary (, ) First edition () –sources: the writings of other missionaries; also acknowledges assistance of members of the earlyamaXhosa elite (Makiwane, Rubusana, Bokwe). A Kafir–English Dictionary Rev. Robert Godfrey/ Dr. Albert Kropf / A Concise Kafir–English Dictionary James McLaren A Concise English–Kafir Dictionary James McLaren The Concise Trilingual Dictionary in English, Xhosa, Afrikaans/Die KortDrie-talige Woordeboek in Afrikaans, Xhosa, English Lionel E. Jennings

    Impempe A beaded necklace incorporating a whistle. A whistle indicates entry into the teenage ranks. The whistles used are graded according to status within the umtshotsho, the most shrill and powerful being reserved for seniors. Whistle calls signal a change in dance steps, warn of a . Robert Godfrey's major contribution to Xhosa-language studies is his revised and expanded edition, published in , of Albert Kropf's classic Kafir-English Dictionary (). As a member of the staff of the Blythswood Institution, Godfrey edited the Blythswood Review, and in , in preparation for a third edition of the Dictionary, he.


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Kafir definition, a member of an Indo-European people of Nuristan. See more. Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kropf, Albert. Kafir-English dictionary. [Stutterheim] South Africa, Lovedale Mission Press, A Kafir-English Dictionary (Classic Reprint) [Albert Kropf] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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This banner text can have A Kaffir - English dictionary by Albert Kropf. Publication date Publisher Book from the collections of unknown library Language Xhosa. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb Pages:   A Kafir-English Dictionary of the Zulu-Kafir Language, as Spoken by the Tribes of the Colony of Natal - Primary Source Edition [Perrin, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A Kafir-English Dictionary of the Zulu-Kafir Language, as Spoken by the Tribes of the Colony of Natal - Primary Source EditionAuthor: James Perrin. A Kafir-English dictionary by Kropf, Albert; Godfrey, Robert. Publication date Topics English language -- Dictionaries Kafir, Xhosa language -- Dictionaries English Publisher South Africa, Lovedale mission press Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University A Kafir-English dictionary.

book California LibrariesPages: Kafir synonyms, Kafir pronunciation, Kafir translation, English dictionary definition of Kafir. Often Offensive A former designation for a member of the Nuristani people.

Offensive A Kaffir. Islam A non-Muslim person. n, pl -irs or -ir 1. Kafir - definition of Kafir by The Free Dictionary. Kafir - WordReference English dictionary, questions, discussion and forums. All Free. Translation for 'kafir' in the free English-Arabic dictionary and many other Arabic translations.

Kafir definition is - a grain sorghum with stout, short-jointed, somewhat juicy stalks, large leaves, and erect heads. A Kaffir-English Dictionary () by Albert Kropf. our price 2, Save Rs. Buy A Kaffir-English Dictionary () online, free home delivery.

ISBN:. According to Oxford Dictionary of Islam the word 'Kafir' means: 'Unbeliever. First applied to Meccans who refused submission to Islam, the term implies an active rejection of divine revelation.

In Islamic parlance, a kāfir is a word used to describe a person who rejects Islamic faith, i.e. "hides or covers [viz., the truth]". With an active marketplace of over million items, use the Alibris Advanced Search Page to find any item you are looking for. Through the Advanced Search, you can find items by searching specific terms such as Title, Artist, Song Title, Genre, etc or you can narrow your.

A Kafir-English dictionary. ([Stutterheim] South Africa, Lovedale Mission Press, ), by Albert Kropf (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Anleitung zur Erlernung der Kaffer-Sprache / (Gnadau: im Verlag der Buchhandlung der evangelischen Brüder-Unität, ), by J.

Bonatz and John William. Kafir language Appleyard (page images. kafir. Use our dictionary to check the spelling definitions of words. You can translate the dictionary words into your native language.

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[26] By extension of the basic meaning of the root, "to cover", the term is used in the Quran in the senses of. Robert Godfrey’s major contribution to Xhosa-language studies is his revised and expanded edition, published inof Albert Kropf’s classic Kafir-English Dictionary (). As a member of the staff of the Blythswood Institution, Godfrey edited the Blythswood Review, and in.

Request PDF | Mistranslation of culture-specific terms in Kropf's Kafir-English dictionary | This article aims at correcting some errors of mistranslation as well as giving a full explanation of. You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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South African Journal of African Languages Vol. 20 Number 1.2 For the figure of 85 per cent, see my paper ‘ “Soft” believers and “hard” unbelievers ’, Journal of African History, XXVII, (). For the number of cattle slaughtered, GH 8/49 C.

Brownlee to J. Maclean 7 Jan. For the number who died see Cape Argus, 3 Marchand Bishop R. Gray, quoted by C. C. Saunders, ‘The annexation of the Transkeian territories’, Archives.The crucial verb here is ‘-guqa’, ‘To stoop, bend on or upon; to bend the knee, to kneel down’ (Kropf and Godfrey, Kafir–English Dictionary, ).

35 This absolutely critical stage in Ntsikana's development is ignored by Bokwe, although he reprints Zaze Soga's Xhosa account, which mentions it (p.