Sentence Examples


  • Sayce's phonetic values and interpretations of determinatives are his best assured achievements.
  • The remaining consonants have the same phonetic values as in English.
  • The old South Arabian phonetic equivalent `Athtar is, however, a male deity.
  • This difference is marked in the phonetic differentiation of the dental and the alveolar t by writing them respectively t and t.
  • Working with some inscriptions from Persepolis which were found to contain references to Darius and Xerxes, Grotefend had established the phonetic values of certain of the Persian characters, and his successors were perfecting the discovery just about the time when the new Assyrian finds were made.