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Subject: Comparison of Languages by Vocabulary Size
Question: I would like help in arriving at very rough estimates of the sizes of vocabulary in Ancient Hebrew (say 1000 BCE to 200BCE), Koine Greek roughly around 200 BCE, and 16th century English. When I say very rough, I mean probably in thousands for the first two, and tens or hundreds of thousands for the last case. Thanks, Michael Alliston
From: Michael Alliston
Date: 11-Apr-2014
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