The multi-volume Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian by
Gábor Takács "promises to open a new chapter in Egyptian and
Afro-Asiatic comparative lingustics" (A. Dolgopolsky, in Israel
Oriental Studies). The amount of material offered, the
extensive treatment of scholarly discussions on each item, and the
insights into the connections of Egyptian and the related
Afro-Asiatic (Semito-Hamitic) languages, including many new lexical
parallels, will make it... more...