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  • Sayce's phonetic values and interpretations of determinatives are his best assured achievements.
  • Determinatives.Most signs can on occasion be used as determinatives, but those that are very commonly employed as phonograms or as secondary word-signs are seldom employed as determinatives; and when they are so used they are often somewhat differentiated.
  • Determinatives.Most signs can on occasion be used as determinatives, but those that are very commonly employed as phonograms or as secondary word-signs are seldom employed as determinatives; and when they are so used they are often somewhat differentiated.
  • Certain generic determinatives are, very common, e.g.:, t~; of motion.
  • In the earliest inscriptions the use of determinatives is restricted to the ~, ~, &c., after proper names, but it developed immensely later, so that few words beyond th,e particles were written without them in the normal style after the Old Kingdom.
 

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