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The Sanskrit Legacy of Whitley Stokes’

Fomin, Maxim (2011) The Sanskrit Legacy of Whitley Stokes’. In: The tripartite life of Whitley Stokes (1830-1909). (Eds: Boyle, Elizabeth and Russell, Paul), Four Courts Press, Dublin, pp. 188-202. ISBN 978-1-84682-278-0 [Book section]

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The article surveys various aspects of Whitley Stokes' endeavours in the field of Celto-Sanskrit research. Various etymologies, observations on Celtic and Vedic mythological characters and on customs and practices surviving in the late 19th c. India and echoed in Early Irish legal documents are considered.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:Stokes; History of Celtic Studies; comparative research; Sanskrit; Celtic; mythology; etymology
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
ID Code:22960
Deposited By: Dr Maxim Fomin
Deposited On:09 Apr 2013 15:13
Last Modified:17 Oct 2017 16:04

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