KHURANGMUK Rabha- Assamese-English Dictionary



Book Summary

  • Editor: Upen Rabha Hakacham
  • Year of Publication: 2015
  • ISBN: 978-93-82680-10-9
  • Price: 800

A trilingual dictionary with Rabha as the source language and Rabha, Assamese and English as the target languages edited by Upen Rabha Hakacham, Prof. of Assamese, Gauhati University and published in January 2015. This dictionary is produced by ABILAC in collaboration with Rabha Sahitya Sabha. This dictionary contains a valuable introduction to the Rabha language and grammar. An explanation to the principles exercised in the compilation of the dictionary makes this dictionary user-friendly. Each entry starts with a Rabha headword written in the Assamese script which is followed by a phonetic representation through IPA symbols. This is followed by the glossing in Rabha, Assamese and English respectively. Apart from the general entries, the dictionary also contains information on Rabha Dieties and Mythological characters, Terminology relating to Education and Administration, Clans and sub-clans, Selected Coined Phrases, Grammatical Terminology, Literary Terminology, Terminology in relating to society and Arts, Science and Technology, Business and Commerce in separate pages at the end. It also includes a section on toponymy etc