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Leslau, Wolf

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,039 publications in 11 languages and 8,892 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bibliography  Music  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Recording engineer, Honoree, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: GR360.E8, 492.8
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Most widely held works about Wolf Leslau
 
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The fire on the mountain, and other Ethiopian stories by Harold Courlander( Book )

18 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Ethiopian stories
Falasha anthology by Wolf Leslau( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise Amharic dictionary : Amharic-English, English-Amharic by Wolf Leslau( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amharisk-engelsk / engelsk-amharisk ordbog
African proverbs by Charlotte Leslau( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethiopians speak; studies in cultural background by Wolf Leslau( Book )

101 editions published between 1900 and 1983 in 5 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethiopic documents : gurage by Wolf Leslau( Book )

27 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African folk tales( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amharic textbook by Wolf Leslau( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in 4 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethiopian argots by Wolf Leslau( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falasha anthology; the black Jews of Ethiopia by Wolf Leslau( Book )

7 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated bibliography of the Semitic languages of Ethiopia by Wolf Leslau( Book )

19 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1,635 volumes cited in this bibliography include archival as well as modern publications, ending with the year 1964. the first two sections list general works on semitic and ethiopian languages. Following sections group the semitic languages according to (1) north ethiopic--including geez, tigre, and tigrinya, and (2) south ethiopic--including amharic, argobba, gafat, gurange, and harari. Each specific language section is prefaced by a brief description of the geographic areas in which the language is spoken, analytical tables (indicating the chronological order and specific language classifications of the volumes within the section), a bibliography, and such additional catagorizations as grammatical outlines, grammars, dictionaries, vocabularies, and problems of grammar and lexicography. Appended indexes list authors, reviewers, and subjects. This bibliography is volume I of "bibliographies on the near east," published by mouton and company, the hague. (Amm)
A dictionary of Mocǎ (southwestern Ethiopia) by Wolf Leslau( Book )

15 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etymological dictionary of Harari by Wolf Leslau( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coutumes et croyances des Falachas (juifs d'Abyssinie) by Wolf Leslau( Book )

13 editions published in 1957 in French and Amharic and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative dictionary of Geʻez (Classical Ethiopic) : Geʻez-English, English-Geʻez, with an index of the Semitic roots by Wolf Leslau( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethiopic and South Arabic contributions to the Hebrew lexicon by Wolf Leslau( Book )

14 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew cognates in Amharic by Wolf Leslau( Book )

13 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of South Arabia by Wolf Leslau( )

10 editions published between 1951 and 1959 in 5 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise dictionary of Ge⁽ez (classical Ethiopic) by Wolf Leslau( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Étude descriptive et comparative du gafat (éthiopien méridional) by Wolf Leslau( Book )

15 editions published in 1956 in French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Falasha anthology
Alternative Names
Leslaʼu, Ṿolf

Wolf Leslau Amerikaans taalkundige (1906-2006)

Wolf Leslau polnisch-US-amerikanischer Sprachwissenschaftler

Леслау, Вольф

וולף לסלאו

לסלאו, וולף

לסלאו, וולף 1906-2006

לסלאו, וולף זאב בן חנוך

לסלו, וולף

לעסלוי, וואלף

وولف ليسالو

레슬로, 울프

レスロー, ウルフ

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Concise Amharic dictionary : Amharic-English, English-AmharicAfrican proverbsConcise dictionary of Ge⁽ez (classical Ethiopic)