Bantu Lexical Reconstructions 3

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BLR 3 is a database with ca. 10,000 entries that have been proposed as Proto-Bantu reconstructions. BLR 3 is meant to be a working tool for Bantuists and other linguists. BLR 3 is not a finished product, it is continuously being updated by its present editors (Yvonne Bastin, Thilo C. Schadeberg). Read more...

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 Label: MAIN English:

C1 V11 V12 C2 V21 V22 C3 V3 C4 V4 REST

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Database last updated on : November 6th 2005

Bastin, Yvonne, André Coupez, Evariste Mumba, and Thilo C. Schadeberg (eds) (2002)
Bantu lexical reconstructions 3 / Reconstructions lexicales bantoues 3.
Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa, online database: