A Dictionary on Nguyen Trai’s Language

Nom* scholar, Tran Trong Duong, has published a dictionary in 2014 to help those who want to understand the profound poems of Nguyen Trai ( 阮廌 1380–1442), who was a politician, tactician, and scholar-advisor to Emperor Le Loi (1428–1433).  Understanding the language of Nguyen Trai’s creations is the first step before further analysis of his works can be made.
*Nom was the script made up of Chinese-like characters used approximately from the 12th century to the 19th century to record the Vietnamese language.  Nom publications focused on poetry, history, medicine and religion.
Read more:

http://www.vietlex.com/ngon-ngu-hoc/147-TU_DIEN_TAC_GIA_DAU_TIEN_VE_NGUYEN_TRAI

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