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for the numeral which it plainly indicates. Thus collecting 0, and 1, and reading them from the right we obtain 1021.

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TIIE

SIDATH SANGARAWA.

A GRAMMAR OF THE

SINGHALESE LANGUAGE,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISHI,

WITH

INTRODUCTIOX, NOTES, AND APPENDICES.

BY

JAMES DE ALWIS,

MEMBER OF THE CEVLON DRANCH OF THE ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY.

1993c00besyo 869939907623 Degoeson 8607:30 — Sw'sruta: : “ Omnes artes, quæ ad bumanitatem pertinent, habent quoddam commune vinculum ; et quasi

cognatione quadam inter se contiuentur."-Cicero.

COLOMBO:

WILLIAM SKEEN, GOVERNMENT PRINTER, CEYLON.

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MDCCCLII.

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