Assembled by a missionary during the mid-19th century, this dictionary has an outstanding reputation. Practical and nontechnical, it offers a full sense of Tibetan words in their common usage. Each word is defined in terms of both its written and conversational usage. An English-Tibetan vocabulary offers pronunciations for hundreds of words.2. gear, implements, tools in general, bkra-tr* srun-bai go-ca (charmed) instruments used for securing future happiness ... ffo-pdn(s) 1 . degree, rank, dignity. blon-poi go-pdn-la bkod-par ^gyiir-ba Pth. to be installed into the dignity of a minister;anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Tibetan-English Dictionary|
|Author||:||H. A. Jaschke|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2003-05-12|