1863), adjunctprofessor of modern languages in 1884-1891 and subsequently professor of English literature at Lafayette, he edited A Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language (1903).
The results were compared with Vega's Thesaurus (1794) before publication.
He is best known by his Thesaurus eruditionis scholasticae (1571; last edition, improved by J.
2 See Schiller's Thesaurus antiq.
But the work is not merely a thesaurus, it is a history in a true sense, and it has an intrinsic value of its own, independent of its quotations from other works.
The sine table, however, was afterwards published on this scale under the name of Thesaurus Mathematicus (Frankfort, 1613) by B.
His principal work is a laborious Lexicon Rationale, sive Thesaurus Philosophicus (Rotterdam, 1692; new and enlarged edition, Leuwarden, 1713).
This he printed in 1606 in his Thesaurus temporum, in which .he collected, restored and arranged every chronological relic extant in Greek or Latin.
Vega's Thesaurus has been reproduced photographically by the Italian government.
Petermann's Thesaurus s.
In 1794 Vega published his Thesaurus logarithmorum completus, a folio volume containing a reprint of the logarithms of numbers from Vlacq's Arithmetica logarithmica of 1628, and Trigonometria artificialis of 1633.
He published Magnalia Dei in locis subterraneis (Brunswick, 1727), Historia naturalis curiosa lapidis (1727), and Thesaurus subterraneus Ducatus Brunsvigii (1728).
Council: the Thesaurus resolutionum has published all business since 1700; a volume is issued every year, and the contents have been published in alphabetical order by Zamboni (4 vols., Rome, 1812; Arras, 1860) and by Pallottini (18 vols., Rome, 1868, &c.).
41; Thesaurus Logarithm.
It has devised a scheme, founded on that for the Latin Thesaurus of the Berlin Academy, which almost mechanically sorts the whole number of occurrences of every word in any text examined.
His treatises De mensura astrolabii and De utilitatibus astrolabii (to be found, on the authority of Salzburg MSS., in Pez, Thesaurus anecdotorum novissimus, iii.) being the first contributions of moment furnished by a European to this subject, Hermann was for a time considered the inventor of the astrolabe.
The next publication was due to Vlacq, who appended to his logarithms of numbers in the Arithmetica logarithmica of 1628 a table giving log sines, tangents and secants for every minute of the quadrant to ro places; there were obtained by calculating the logarithms of the natural sines, &c. given in the Thesaurus mathematicus of Pitiscus (1613).
A reprint of his Lycophron in 1702 was dedicated to Graevius, and the Antiquities was afterwards published in Latin in the Thesaurus of Gronovius.
Gesenius's Thesaurus philologicus (Leipzig, 1829-1858), and his Hebr¢isches Handworterbuch (15th ed.
For hymnology see Daniel, Thesaurus Hymnologicus (4 vols.); Neale's translations of Eastern Hymns; B.
The table appeared in Schulze's Neue and erweiterte Sammlung logarithmischer Tafeln (1778), and was reprinted in Vega's Thesaurus (1794), already referred to.
C. Suicer, Thesaurus, sub voce 1 310rT1.0-µ.a; Ad.
The new thought of a treasury of merits (thesaurus meritorum) introduced further changes.
(c) Midrash ha-Gadol (" the great "), an extensive thesaurus, but later (quoting from Ibn Ezra, Maimonides, &c.); the arrangement is not so careful as in (a) and (b).
Doc. p. 112, 1.21, is correctly rendered in Payne Smith, Thesaurus Syr.
of the Thesaurus of Graevius.
(1651-1667); Thesaurus philologicus seu clavis scripturae (1649; 3rd ed.
We often use a thesaurus to find synonyms of words.
They may be looked upon as the last editors of the now unwieldy thesaurus; less probable is the view, often maintained since Rashi (11th century), that it was first written down in their age.4 4.
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1° See further Payne Smith, Thesaurus iio b.
Satisfactory lexicons of patristic Greek and Latin are still a desideratum: but assistance may be obtained in the study of the Greek fathers from Suicer's Thesaurus, the Lexicon of Byzantine Greek by E.
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navigate the thesaurus alphabetically or through the hierarchical relationships between terms.
A thesaurus is a structured wordlist used to standardize terminology.
thesaurus of controlled terms.
Or you can continue to navigate the thesaurus looking for more possible terms.
Hint: browsing the thesaurus is the most reliable way of finding a set of documents relevant to your interests.
The process of constructing a thesaurus in the humanities becomes at some point a subjective affair.
To create a thesaurus, these relationships are applied to each term.
Second, we discuss distinct classes of " multilingual thesaurus ", which is used in a fuzzy way in literature.
In particular the German, French, Spanish and Greek Data Archives are involved in the evaluation of the multi-lingual thesaurus.
When the historical thesaurus is complete, it will offer scholars the first comprehensive semantic listing of vocabulary.
thesaurus hierarchies were more like decision trees than semantic relations.
thesaurus mappings with clearly defined logical properties should be defined.
thesaurus protocols we have examined have no direct facility for semantic expansion operations.
thesaurus term by selecting to explode the term in your search.
In the multimedia thesaurus these will be associated with equivalent text representations.
thesaurus paper, we are interested primarily in correlated thesauri, which are also the aim of ISO 5964.
However, for some applications the text thesaurus may already exist or the the time investment may be deemed worthwhile.
He also published an edition of Buchanan's works, continued Graevius's great work, Thesaurus Antiquitatum et Historiarum Italiae, and wrote a treatise De Vectigalibus populi Romani (1694) and a short manual of Roman antiquities, Antiquitatum Romanarum Brevis Descriptio (1711).
' Several birds from Jamaica were figured in Sloane's Voyage, &c. (1705-1725), and a good many exotic species in the Thesaurus, &c., of Seba (1734-1765), but from their faulty execution these plates had little effect upon Ornithology.
The Thesaurus philologico-criticus linguae Hebraicae et Chaldaicae V.
Martene's Thesaurus nevus Anecdotorum, 1717, vol.
They are (1) The Book of Secrets (see Acta Archel.), containing discussions bearing on the Christian sects spread throughout the East, especially the Marcionites and Bardesanites, and dealing also with their conception of the Old and New Testaments; (2) The Book of the Giants (Demons ?); (3) The Book of Precepts for Hearers (probably identical with the Epistola Fundanienti of Augustine and with the Book of Chapters of Epiphanius and the Acta Archelai; this was the most widely spread and most popular Manichaean work, having been translated into Greek and Latin; it contained a short summary of all the doctrines of fundamental authority); (4) The Book Shahpurakan (Fliigel was unable to explain this name; according to Kessler it signifies "epistle to King Shapur"; the treatise was of an eschatological character); (5) The Book of Quickening (Kessler identifies this work with the "Thesaurus [vitae]" of the Acta Archelai, Epiphanius, Photius and Augustine, and if this be correct it also must have been in use among the Latin Manichaeans); (6) The Book (of unknown contents); (7) a book in the Persian language, the title of which is not given in our present text of the Fihrist, but which is in all probability identical with the "holy gospel" of the Manichaeans (mentioned in the Acta Archel.
Hickes's Thesaurus Veterum Linguarum Septentrionalium.
TALMUD, the great Rabbinical thesaurus which grew up during the first four or six centuries of the Christian Era, and, with the Old Testament, became the " Bible " of the Jews, and the chief subject of their subsequent literary activity.
We pass over the wellstocked sections of philosophy, ethics and politics, of theology, law and SufIsm, of mathematics and astronomy, of medicine (the oldest thesaurus of which is the Treasure of the sMh of Khwarizam, i ~ Io), of Arabic, Persian and Turkish grammar and lexicography, and only cast a parting glance at the rich collection of old Indian folk-lore and fables preserved in the Persian version of Kalilah u Dimnak (see RUDAG!), of the Sindbdndma, the Tiltinama, or Tales of a Parrot, and others, and at the translations of standard works of Sanskrit literature, the epopees of the Ramdyana and Mahbhdrala, the B/ia gavad-Gita, the Yoga- Vasishtha, and numerous Purdnas and Upanishads, for which we are mostly indebted to the emperor Akbars indefatigable zeal.
1Ã‚° See further Payne Smith, Thesaurus iio b.
Editors may introduce in their thesaurus the subsumption relations correct for that use, i.e. of the derived concepts.
An article may have more than 20 subject headings, which come from a Thesaurus of controlled terms.
Hint: Browsing the thesaurus is the most reliable way of finding a set of documents relevant to your interests.
When the Historical Thesaurus is complete, it will offer scholars the first comprehensive semantic listing of vocabulary.
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Hence, thesaurus hierarchies were more like decision trees than semantic relations.
The interface between translation services incorporating thesaurus mappings with clearly defined logical properties should be defined.
The thesaurus protocols we have examined have no direct facility for semantic expansion operations.
Table 3 shows some examples of constraints based on thesaurus relationships.
The bursary will allow Duncan to attend a CILIP course in London on thesaurus construction.
You can include all narrower terms of a broad thesaurus term by selecting to explode the term in your search.
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Roget's is the best-known thesaurus, but there are others.
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multilingual thesaurus ", which is used in a fuzzy way in literature.
(1889), where he endeavours to prove the identity of Typhon with the Phoenician Zephon (BaalZephon, translated in Gesenius's Thesaurus by "locus Typhonis" or "Typhoni saar"), signifying "darkness," "the north wind," and perhaps "snake"; A.
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