Imatges de pÓgina

Inscription, an, of a. D. 262, modernised | Kaw'Silumina, a poem, xcix, clix, 2.

in 1830, xxxvi; found at Pepiliana, Keorick, Dr., quoted trum.cclxiv.
extract from an, cxcix.

Kindurujàtaka, a poem. CCXXI.
Instrumental case. 29; terminations of, biramba, selections from the writings

ib; Syntax of, 30 : examples of, 93. ol, xciv, xcvi, et seq., ccxxxvii.
Interjections. 176.

Kiriva, see verb.
Interpolated letters, 5, 88.

Knighton's History of Ceylon, extracts
Intransitive verbs, 54.

from, xxvi, clv, cixii, cixviii.
Joundation of 1828, ccxlvii.

Knowledge is power."' ccxxx.
Jrony, 84.

Kowulsandèse. a poem, cxcvi; extract
Iruzalkulapari wènàdipati, author of from). cicvii.
kowul Sandèse. cscvi.

Kudusika, an ancient prose work, cl.
Itihasa, an obsolete Science of the Sin- | Kusajatake, a celebrated poem, XXX,
ghalese, cixviii.

cxxiii. cxxix, ccis.
kusawa:h, description of the city of,

JANAKEELARANA, a Sanscrit poem by

king kumaradàs, cliii.
Jataka, astrological calculations of na-

LABIAL sounds, 1 14. 147.
tivity, clxix.

Laggalla. Inscriptions at, cssxix.
Jatta-tisso, devoted himself to sculpture, Lagu, a short letter, caix; proper mark

for, csxxiii. 76.
A. D. 330, cl ii.
Jayamini, an obsolete science of the Sin- Lakara, or khetoric, clxix.

Lambrick, Rev. Sam., 1xxxviii, cclv,
ghale-e, clxix
Johnson, Dr. quoted, Ixxix, ciii. ccl.

cclxxi, 29. 25. 26. 212.
Joint-letters not recognised in the Sin-

Lanca. the equinoctial point of the

Hindu astronomer. xii.
ghalese language, Ixiv.
Jones. Sir W., quoted, ix. xi, xii. xliv, Language employed in Singbalese books

not identical with that usually
2:27. 229.
Justice, Courts of. during the reign of

spoken, xlviii.
Parakkrama Bahu, 1. A. 1. 153,

Lanka, (Ceylon) the abode of Yakhos

or devils, xiv.

Leyden. Dr. quoted, clxxxix.

Libraries. 128. during the reign of Parak-
Kach'CUANO, Pali Grammar, clxis.

krama Bahu, 1., A. D. 1153, clxiv.
hadusaramba, the art of fencing with Linga ; see Gender.
swords, clxix.

List of words of one Syllable. xlvii.
Kaladėwala's visit to Budha, clssii. Literary destruction by Rajà inha, ccvii.
Kàlidàs (not the Shakspeare of the Literature of the Singhalese destrosed
East,) cliv.

by the Malabars. clxviij.
Kanchanadèwikatawa, a poem. ccxxxvii. Locative case. 40; terminations of, ib.;
Kàncirimale, a poem, Ixxiv.

Syntas of, 41; examples 01, 95,
Kantahalajatake, a poem, Issvi, ccxxxvii. l.op, see Elision.
kap. an obsolete science of the Sin- Louth. Dr. quvied. cclassiii, 26.
ghalese, clxix.

Còneda Sangrahaya, a poem, xxx, Isxiii,
Káraka, 4. 73.

karatota, a Pandit, cviji, ccxxxi.
Karikàgee. a species of blank verse, MACAULAY's his'ory of England, ccixir.

MacVicar, Dr. quoted, xxxii, lis, ks.
Karmadharya Compounds, n. 44, 47. Magadha, also calied lali, xxvii, clxix
katuwana, the author of Kau minimal- Maggallana's Pali Grammar, cixir.
dama, ccxxx.

Maggallana's l'ali Vocabulary, cclii.
Kaviasèkare, the best of the modern Mahabwdiwansa, translation of, ccxxv.

poems. xxx;extracts from, ciii, cxxii, Mabakannajàtaka, a Poem, ccxxxvii.
cxxiv, cxxix. ccx.

Mahawansa quoted. xvi. xxii. xxiii. cxl.
Kavyadarsha, a work on Rhetoric, 18+. Mahanama, author of the Mabawansa in
Kaw'yee, a species of blank verse, Pali, A. D. 459, clii.

Mahindu or Mihindu, propounder of the
Kawminimaldama. a poem, ccxxx.

doctrines of Budhism, 306 B, C., 11.
Kawminipahana, a poem in 1840, xxxi. Mahusada, l'andit, wv, olxxix.
Kawminikondala, quoted from, xxxi, xciii. Makaraddaja. a Poem, quotation from,
ciii, cvi, cxxix, &c.

XXI, ccsivui.


Makola Sattambi, a Poet, ccxxxvii, NAGARA, to be found in ancient monu-
Malabars who usurped the Singhalese •ments xlvi; Alphabet, lvi.

throne, demolished their institutions, Nakshastra, astronomy, clxix.
and their literature,clxvi.

Nalodaya, referred to, ciii.
Malinee, a tune, lxxxix.

Nalu'gee, a species of blank verse, cxxxi.
Manuja Sandèse, ccxxxvii.

Nàmáshtashataka, 224.
Manjusè, a medical work, ccxxiv. Namaskarasatake, a work by Sangaraja,
Mat, a syllabic instant, 76.

Matalankatáwa, a poem, Ixxiii.

Namàwalia, a dictionary of Synonymes,
Matasilatu, or energy produced by xxviii; quoted, n. 18,

smoothness of expression, 184. Nampotha, 223.
Math'thebawakkrida tune, lxxxix. Nanodaya, work by Budha Gòsha, clii.
Matmalagee, a species of blank verse, Native Productions - See Original.

Native Pandits indifferent teachers, ccli.
Mayuru Sandèsè quoted, 8.

Nawaratna, 224.
Mèdankara, a celebrated writer, clxiii. Nawaratnamàle, the production of a
Medical College, established by Dapula female, ccxvi.
II. A. D. 795, clxii.

Neeti, or Jurisprudence, clxix.
Medum, a species of Rhymes, cxxxii. Nidi'uwam, a Rhetorical trope, 84.
Meeripenne, a Singhalese Puet, quoted Nidipasas, a species of composition, 85.
from, cv, ccxxxi. ccxxxix, et

seg Nigandu, Botany, clxix.
Méghadhuta of Kalidasha, cxcii, 6, 21. Nikipikatha, a poem, extract from, ssxi.
Melody of the Singhalese verse, cxix. Nipan, definition of, 4.
Menu, the first of created beings, 68. Niruth'thi, derivation or Philology, clxix.
Metaphors, n. 38, 86.

Nòkkadumale, a poem, ccxix.
Metaphorical Simile, 87.

Nominal derivatives, 68.
Metatheses, 6, et seq.

Nominative case, 96 ; inflexions of, ib.;
Meth, meditation of love, cxlviji.

examples &c., 71, 91.
Metre of Poetry, lxxxix, et seq.

Nouns of five kinds, 10; inflexions of,
Mihintala, inscriptions found on slabs 179, declensions of, 25, 96, 190.
and Rocks at, xxxiv.

Number, the singular and plural, n. 32.
Milky ocean, a fabulous sea, c.
Milindapprasne, extract from, ccxxvii.
Mills, Dr. referred to, cclii.

OBAYASEKARA, a Poet, ccxlvi.
Milton quoted, lxxviii.

Obscurity in composition, 79.
Mind, the chief agent of sin, clvii, 200.

On Criticism, a stanza, lxxxi.
Mind, derivation of the term, 68.

Woman, a scrap, lxxxii.
Mingati, a species of Rhymes. cxxxii.

Night, lxxxix, 196.
Miyuru, energy of style, 186.

Morning, xc.
Modamåle, a poem, Isxiii.

Opening adoration to Budha, 133.
Moggallayana Pathi lanchika. a com-

Optative or Benedictive mood, 61.
mentary on a Pali Grammar, cxcv.

Original Native productions, lxxiii.
Mòksha, an obsolete science of the Sin: Orson and Valenteyn translated into Sin-
ghalese, claviji.

ghalese. Ixxvi.
Molossus, a Prosodial foot, 75.

Orthography, 2, n. 15, 25.
Mono-syllabic in its formation, the Sind Otha, energy in composition, 188.

ghalese language is, xlvii.
Moods, 59-see under each head. PABAWATI, lxxx.
Moral virtues of kings, cxxix.

Padirangajatake, a poem, lxxiv.
Moratota, a Singhalese Poet. ccxxxii. Padyamadhu, a Palí work, cclxxxi.
Mugdhabhòdha, Pali Grammar, Paban, or energy produced by a clear
cclxxix, 23.

style, 184.
Muktaka, Sanscrit designation for simple Paisachi, a dialect of the Sanscrit,
prose, lxvii.

Mulusika, an ancient prose work, extract Palanga Saramba, the art of fencing
from, cl.

with shields, clxix.
Munkotuweràla, a ballad singer and Pali Grammar, 35 works on, xlix.
poet, xcis.

Panchikà Pradeepa, a work of Tottaga-
Muwadewdawa, a poem in blank verse,

muwa, li.
cliii; extracts from, clxvii. Pannini, the Sanscrit Grammarian re-
Myrupàda, author of Pújawalia, clxiii. ferred to, is.


Pansiapanasjataka, extract from, clxxvi., Prolative sounds, cxx.
Paradise Lost quoted, Ixix.

Pronouns. 22 ; personal, 153 ; demonstra-
Parakatha, Biography and History, clxix. tive, 162; relative, 163; interroga-
Parakkrama I., the qualifications of, clxiv. tive, 167 ; honorific, 158 ; locatives,

III., a celebrated poet, clxiii. 167 ; pronominal adjectives, 166.
Paraphrase on the SidathSangara, an Propriety, grammatical, 75.
extract from, 1.

Prose, Singhalese, may be divided into
Parasmaipàda, transitive form of the four species, lxvi.
verb, xli.

Prosodial feet, eight in number, cxxi;
Parewi Sandese, a poem, c, cxcv.

examples of them, ib. et seq. 75.
Partiality of the Singhalese to Sanscrit, 1, l'rosody, Elu, extract from, cxxx.

principles of, 76 n.
Participial nouns, 59.

Provincialisms in the Singhalese, cclx.
Participles, kinds of, 63, et seq.

Pujàwalia, extract from, clxxii.
of the present tense, 64. Puluta, a prolated sound, cxx.
Particles, 168; words used as, ib.; Puns in Singhalese poetry, civ,
prefixes or affixes, ib.

Puranas, Hindu Mythology, clxix.
Pasa, see Inflexion.
Pasru, an obsolete science of the Sin- QUALIFICATIONS of Panditha Parak-
ghalese, clxix.

krama Bahu III. clxviii.
Passive voice, formation of, 59, 61.

Quantity of letters, 76, 146
Past Participle, 63, 105.

Quantity Prosodial, ccxli, 76, 146.
Past tense, 55, 56, 100, 102, 103.

Queen Leelawati, clxvi.
Pattèyame Lèkam, author of Kawmini- Queen, writings of a Singhalese, ccxiii.
kondala &c, ccxxix.

Quintilian quoted, 31.
Pattinihella, a poem, lxxiv.
Patronymic nouns, 10.
Payogasidhi, a Pali Grammar, quotation Rajadi Rajasinha, a poet, ccxxxii; se-
from, clxxi.

lection from his writings, ib.
Perakumba Siritha, cliri.

Rajaratnakare, extract from Sulu, xu.
Perarù, 5.

Rajawalia, extract from, lxvi.
Permutation, definition of, 3, 16; dif- Ramayana, the Hindu epic poem, xi.
ferent kinds of, ib.

Rapahansamale, a poem, ccxix.
Perry, Sir Erskine, quoted, cxlii.

Rasawahini, a Pali Grammar, cclxxxi.
Philological peculiarities of the Sanscrit Rathiratnalankara, xcv.
as compared with the Singhalese, Ratnapariksha, mineralogy or the know-

ledge of gems, clxix.
Pihiti, a species of Rhymes, cxxxii.

Rawanàhèlla, a poem, lxxiv.
Pirit, recitation of Budha's Sermons, Reduplication, rules of, 6.

Religious works of the Singhalese, laxvi.
Piyawi, see Root.

Rhakshos, or sanguinary demons, xv.
Piyum Gee, a species of blank verse, cixxi Rhenius' Tamil Grammar, 31, 154.
Piyummal Niganduwa, 172.

Rhetoric, n 31, 82, 88, 184.
Poetry Singhalese, Ixxvi, et seq.

Rhymes, 81.
Popular literature of the Singhalese, Ritu Sanhàra, or the Assemblage of
extracts from, lxxii, lxxiv, &c.

Seasons, by Kalidasha, xcvii, civ.
Pràcrita, a dialect of the Sanscrit, li.

Root or Dhatu, 3, 65.
Pradeepikawa, xxv, Isis, clx.

Roots, verbal and nominal, 3, 65.
Precepts of religion, cli.

| Royal Asiatic Society, Ceylon Branch of
Present tense, 56, 57, 101, 194.

the, ix, x.
Present Participle, 64, 106.

Ruell's Dutch Singhalese Grammar,
Prepositions, 22; tabular view of, 177.

ccxix, cclxviii.
Preservative principles, four, cxlviii.
Prètawastuwa, a poem, ccxxxvii. SADDARMALANKARA, extract from, cciv.
Pridbam, quoted, xxxviii.

Saddarma Ratnakare, n. cciv.
Priestly, Dr., quoted, 50.

Saliella, a Singhalese Poet, ccxxxi.
Primitive nouns, 11.

Saka era commences 78 years after the
Prinsep, H. T. quoted from, 138.

birth of Christ, cvii.
Privatives, n 45,

Sakaskada, 224.
Programme of the examination of those Samabewu, energy of style, 185.

entering the Public service, 197. Samadi, energy in composition, 189.

Jiii, et seq.

,. 18.

Samantakutawarnanawa, a Pali work, | Singhalese and Elu, synonymous terms,

XXX, xxxiv.
Samåsa, see compounds.

Singhalese, Rhetoric, xxxiv ; words
Sambulàjà:aka. a poem. ccxxxvii.

common to both Sanscrit and Pali,
Samut'drikà, Phrenology or Physiog- li, lii; Philological peculiarities of
Lomy, clxix.

the Sanscrit as compared with, liii,
San, see Ortho:raphy,

liv ; Ilodia. affinity between the
Sanda, see Permutation.

Tamil and, Ivii; Alphabet contains 7
a species o! Rhymes. cxxxii. Sanscrit vowels, Ixii ; words, having
Sanda-hara. (or Sandashitaka) a species various meanings for various objects,
of bla::k verse, cxaxi.

Isv ; Prose may be divided into
Sandhi, see Permutation.

four species. Ixvi, lxxiii; Poetry,

Ixsvi ; translation of the Holy
rules of, 150.

Scriptures (Cotta version ) Ixxxiv;
Sanga Raja, Archbishop, clxxxv.

not a correct translation, lxxxvi,
translator of Milindap- 1xxxviii; Puns, xciii; Versifica:ion
prasne. &c., ccxxvi.

and Prosody, csviii; Laws of Ver-
Sangaràjagunàianků:e, a work by Mun. sitication. cxxx ; the language of
katuweràle, scix.

the land 306, B. C., cxlv ; Aluwas. or
Sanscrit language, more perfect than Commentaries, couimitted to wri-

the Greek, and more copious than ting in the reign of Walagambahu
the Latin, xliv ; more polished than B. c. , i.
the Pali, xiis.

Singhalese, words having the same
Sanscrit, also called Dew’uadana, xxvii. sound and signification as in En-
Sanscrita, mening of the term, xlix; glisi. xlii, et seq.
or the polished d alect, ib.

Singhalese and Sanscrit Grammar dif-
Sara Sangrabaya, Singhalese Version of, lerent in what respects, xxxix, xl,

xli, xlii, et seq.
Sarath nouns, 25.

Sinhala, meaning of the term, xxv.
Sarath-tha Sangaho, a medical work by Sinbauallikatawa,a poem, lxxiii.ccxxxvii.
kins Bujas, cl.

Sinho Aratchy, oi kebellenàwa, a poet,
Sárdula Winkriditha. a tune, xc.

Saruayn bayunalankàre, or · The virtues Sinnamuttukatawa, a poem,

of Budna, a prose work, 1.1.

Sasadàwa, a poem in blank verse. clxiii. Siri, a species of Rhymes. cxxxi.
Sciences and Arts known to the Singia- Siritha, customs and traditions, clxix.
Jese. clxviii.

Sitadara, an obsolete science of the
Selalilinisandese, a poem, lxxvii; ex-

Singhalese, clxviii.
tract from, cxcii.

Situ, an ancient rank, clviii.
Selasuwam, a Rhetorical trope, 83.

Situmini, a labulous stone, clxvii.
Sewul Sandese, quotation from. Ixxi. Smasan, a place where the Hindus
Shruti, the Vedas, including the Rajur,

burn their dead, lxxv.
Yajur, and Sama, clxix.

Smith, Adam, quoted, xlviii.
Sidath’Sangalawa. date of, clxxx, et seq.; Sovereigos of Ceylon from Wijaya to

delended against the notion that it Dewanipètissa, cxliii.
is obsolete, ccsiii; its authorship Space or distances not observed in writ-
ascribed to Wedeniyha, cclxxxi; ing Singhalese, cv.

meaning of the term, cclxxxi. Specimen of simple prose, lxvi; of the
Siksha, an obsolete science of the Sing- elegant, lxvii; of the bombastic or
halese, clxviii.

extravagant, xlix ; of Prose alli-
Simile, 87.

teration, lsx; of a mixed style,
Singhalese Grammar, hy J. Ruell, Dutch lxx.

Missionary, dedication of a, ccxix ; Specinien, of Singhalese, in %62, cxlvii ;
by Mr. Chater, cclxix; by Mr. Lam-

of alliteration in Prose, cciji; of
brick, cclxx.

the present barbarous language,
Singhalese, language of the land, xxii ; cclix.

its origin, xxvi; an Indian dialect, Spelling in Singhalese, 7, 9, 15.
xlvi; vowels and consonants of the, Spencer quoted, cxxx.
lvini ; recognises no joint letters, Spreading the Rythm, cxxi, cxxxiii.
lxiv ; mono-syllabic in its forma- Sreenàme, a poem, ccxix.
tion, xlvii ; History of the, cxxxix ; Sree Wikkrama, last Kandian king,
mixed with the Sanscrit, clxv.

the character of, ccxxxiii.

Sringare, a Poem, ccxix.

Thomis Mohandiram, a poet, ccxxxvii.
State of learning amongst the Singha-Tibbotuvawe, a Singhalese poet, ccxxxi.
lese at present, ccxlviii.

Tibrach, a prosodial foot, 75.
Stevenson, Dr., quoted, xlv, cclxxii. Tolfrey, W. trauslator of Balàwatara ,
Stott, Rev. R., quoted, xviii,

Subàsita, a Singhalese poem, quotations Tolfrey, Sam, ccliv; extract from his
from, 188, lxxiii, ccvii.

projected translation of Sidath San.
Subè Vidan, a poet, ccxxxvii.

gara, 215.
Substantive Voice, 54.

Tottagamuwa, the chief of modern Poets,
Substantives, see Nouns.

XX; a brief account of, clxxxviii.
Substitution, 5.

et seq.; vanity of, cxci.
Sukumara, energy in style, 187.

Townsend's Etymological Researches
Sulambà watikatawa, translated into relerr d to, 12.
Singhalese, Ixxiv.

Traditional tale regarding Kumaradas,
Sulu Raja Ratnakare, extract from, XXX ;

referred to, cxlii.

Transitive verbs, 54.
Spa Sèstre, the art of cookery, clis. Transformation of sounds in different
Supibiti, a species of Rhymes, cxxxii. languages, lv.
Suramatwala, a species of Rhymes, ib. Translations from Indian literature, Isxiv;
Sùrasèna, or the Zend, clxxxix.

from European literature, Ixxvi.
Suriyashataka, 2:5.

Trope, Rhetorical, 87.
Susew kardwa, history of 'oseph, lxxvi. Tupawanse or History of the tooth
Suttan, the text of Budha's Sermons, cl. relics of Budha, clxxv; extract from,
Swabahasalankára, a work on Singha-

lese Rhetoric, quotation from,xsxiv. Turnour, the Hon'ble George, translator
Swabodhålankára, a work on Pali Rhe. of the Mahawansa, xiii; quotations,
toric, 184.

xiii, xvi, xx. xxi, xxxiii, lxxxvii,
Symbolical letters, 55, 75.

cxxxix, cxl, cxlii, cxliv, cxlvii,
Syncope, 5.

Syntax, 51; of substantives, 25; of cases,

73; of the nominative, 27, 74 ; of UBEBAS, see Dialogue.
the accusatire, 28; of the instru. Cktha, 26.
mental, 30; of the Auxiliary, 33; Ulara, energy in composition, 188.
of the dative, 3) ; of the ablative, Umandàwa, a prose work, xv; extract
37; of the genitive, 40; of the
locative, ih. ; of the vocative, n. 92 ; Umatugee, a species of blank verse,

from, clsxvii.
of verbs, 59 et seq. Also see Chap- cxxxi.
ters, VI, IX, X, XI, andnotes. Unpropitious in composition, 80.

Upamàtharangamåle, a poem, lxxiii.
Talkee-talkee, a dialect springing up in Upasampada, an order of Priesthood, cli.
the best lodies, cclxv.

Upasargas or inseparable prepositions,
Tamil, the Shen, xxix ; alphabet, lvü ; 23, 177.
Grammar, 31, 154.

Utcalicapråya, the Sanscrit designation
Tarka, logic, clxix.

for a bombastic style, Ixix.
Tatpurusha compounds, 44, 45.

Utu, a species of Rhymes, csxxii.
Tautology. 78.

Uvade, cxxxii.
Telingu alphabet bears affinity to the U'wala, or double meaning verse, cxv.

Singhalese, lvii.
Tenses, three in the Singhalese lan-
guage, xli.

VAMTOH ALGEE, a species of blank verse,
Terminations of nouns, 25; of verbs, сxxxі. .

see under each tense ; of the passive Vanity of Poets, cxci.

voice, 51 ; of the imperative, 60. Vavantiàmale, a poem, Ixxiv.
Text of the Sidath Sangara, 107. Veddàss, a distinct tribe of the Singhalese,
Vibath Maldama, 128.

Thabawa, definition of, 4.

Verb, definition of the, 4; principles of
Tharangamåle, a poe.n, lxxiii.

inflexion of, 54, et seq.
Thasama. definition of, 4.

Verbal derivatives, 10; appellatives, 22,
Thelesdutanga. thirteen religious ordi- 59; roots, 65.

nances to be obseried by the Bud- Vesasın Samas, see Compounds.
hist Priests, cxii.

V'essantrajàtaka, a poem, Ixxvi.

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