Hamp (Eric Pratt)

10234.
Hamp (Eric P.): Doom and do.
In LP 16 (1972), pp. 87–90.
18334.
Hamp (Eric P.): On Indo-European nouns in e-reduplication.
In IF 77 (1972), pp. 159–170.
§3. Old Irish fuil and feóil; §6. The word for the squirrel vel sim [Ir. iora ruadh, ScG feòrag].
533.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. Seṭ and aniṭ verbal nouns in -n- in Celtic.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 230–231.
Discusses the roots of the verbal nouns orcon, fedan, mlegon.
7086.
Hamp (Eric P.): Keltic dubro- ‘water’: the story of a lexeme.
In Fs. Trager (1972), pp. 233–237.
OIr. dobur.
3199.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [2.] diod, ‘a drink’.
In BBCS 24/4 (May 1972), pp. 481–482.
Also on Ir. deug (later deoch).
7711.
Hamp (Eric): Formations indoeuropéennes à second élément *-(Ho)kw-.
In BSL 68/1 (1973), pp. 77–92.
With discussion of OIr. enech, cách, crích, etc.
8492.
Hamp (Eric P.): Two notes on Italic and Celtic: [1.] *meHa- in Italic and Celtic.
In AGI 58 (1973), pp. 137–139.
OIr. maith.
8493.
Hamp (Eric P.): Two notes on Italic and Celtic: [2.] Umbrian tapistenu.
In AGI 58 (1973), pp. 140–141.
Compared to OIr. dabach.
258.
Hamp (Eric P.): Celtic and Indo-European words in mVl-.
In Celtica 10 (1973), pp. 151–156.
1. OIr. mlén; 2. OIr. mláith, Bret. blod; 3. *mel- ‘grind’; 4. OIr. mell ‘destruction’; 5. OIr. meld, meldach; 6. OIr. malart ‘destruction’; 7. OIr. mlas; 8. OIr. mell ‘round object’; 9. Breton mell ‘joint’; 10 Breton mél ‘moelle’; 11. Summary.
242.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some ā-preterites.
In Celtica 10 (1973), pp. 157–159.
-ráith, -táich, -lámair, -fáig, -fáid.
546.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 1. Underlying and reapplied Lautgesetze in Germanic and Keltic.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 160–163.
Refers to OIr. subj. -gena-, v. n. gein, and gnáth, gnás.
3293.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 2. Notes on some Indo-European preverbs.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 163–167.
*e(p)i- in é(i)thech (with same base as díthech and fre(i)tech); *eti- in e(i)tech; óL < *au and *apo > *ao; OIr. ind-, imbL, íar(m-), ol, sech, coh, doL, ro (idiosyncratic) related to L pro-sum.
9032.
Hamp (Eric P.): Mōrum.
In AJPh 94/2 (Summer 1973), pp. 167–169.
OIr. smér.
3294.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 3. airlicud.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 167–169.
air- intensifies or specifies the sense of ‘lending’.
3295.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 4. Banba again.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 169–171.
Further phonological discussion of the etymology proposed by M. A. O’Brien's (in Best2 193 and 195).
3296.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 5. On voicing in Old Irish final spirants.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 171–172.
3297.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 6. An ancient Indo-European idiom.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 172–174.
On the semantic development of do ·eim (v. n. dítiu) from ‘grasps together’ to ‘protects’.
3298.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 7. sechtarét Sg. 67b21.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 174–175.
3299.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 8. Some compounds of téit.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 175–177.
1. for ·tét ‘helps’; 2. im(b) ·tét ‘goes about, sets forth’; 3. frith ·to-tég, fristait ·frittáit ‘opposes’; 4. in ·od-tég- 3 pl. intotgat ‘enter’; 5. The inherited inventory; 6. imb ·said- v. n. impuide ‘besiege’; 7. sechmo ·ella ‘passes by, lacks’.
3300.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 9. teüir.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 177–178.
3292.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 10. at·bail(l), (gaé) bulga.
In Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 179–182.
bulga is an old compound *balu-gaisos ‘spear of mortal pain’, containing the same root as the verb at·bail(l).
7089.
Hamp (Eric P.): Inordinate clauses in Celtic.
In You take the high node and I’ll take the low node (1973), pp. 229–251.
Studies the use of Old Irish particles and conjunctions, focusing particularly on the ‘connective’ con.
8309.
Hamp (Eric P.): Religon and law from Iguvium.
In JIES 1/3 (Fall 1973), pp. 318–323.
Umbrian ařfertur is compared to OIr. ad·opair.
6955.
Hamp (Eric): Fish.
In JIES 1/4 (Winter 1973), pp. 507–511.
On the reconstruction of the Proto-Indo-European etymon of OIr. íasc.
6958.
Hamp (Eric P.): ‘Ivy’ in Italic and Celtic.
In JIES 2/1 (Spring 1974), pp. 86–93.
On OIr. edenn.
4226.
Hamp (Eric P.): áru, áirne.
In Lochlann 6 (1974), pp. 122–123.
Postulates a Celtic etymon *agrēn-.
10256.
Hamp (Eric P.): Reassignment of nasality in early Irish.
10713.
Hamp (Eric P.): IE *su̯ergh-.
In IF 79 (1974), pp. 154–155.
On OIr. sebortir (fut. of seircid).
658.
Hamp (Eric P.): The MacNeill-O’Brien Law.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 172–180.
2890.
Hamp (Eric P.): The element -tamo-.
In ÉtC 14 (1974–1975), pp. 187–192.
Discusses OIr. óentam.
2891.
Hamp (Eric P.): Bret. gwazh, goah, goéh, OIr. féith.
In ÉtC 14 (1974–1975), pp. 201–204.
Discusses the final element of cúlad (< cúl + *u(e)itā).
662.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 1. On the fundamental IE orientation.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 253–261.
Discusses the semantic change dess ‘south’ > ‘right’ and the etymology of Uisnech.
O’Brien (Michael A.) (ref.)
3327.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 2. enech, ἐνιπή.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 261–268.
Suggests that eneclann < enech + clú.
3328.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 3. OW enep and the imperfect 3sg.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 268–270.
Also on the forms of the impf./pret. id. of the copula in Old Irish (bah/-bu).
3329.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 4. fíu, feb, ἠΰς, vásu-.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 270–273.
3330.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 5. escaid, aisc.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 273–275.
ad M. A. O’Brien, in Celtica 3 (1956), pp. 171-172 (BILL III: 1822).
3331.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 6. Lith. nasraı̃, Slav. nozd(ı̆)ri, OIr. srón, Gk. ῥΐς.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 275–278.
3332.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 7. Mod. Ir. gead and Slav. zvězda.
In Ériu 25 (1974), p. 279.
ad M. A. O’Brien, in Celtica 3 (1956), pp. 170-171 (BILL III: 1821).
3333.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 8. On snow in Ireland.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 280–281.
arg develops semantically from ‘snow’ to ‘drop’; cf. snechta ‘snow’ related to snigid ‘drips’.
3334.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 9. asse.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 281–282.
asse < *ad-sād-s-io- (*sād- = W hawdd); anse < *n̥-sād-s-io-.
3335.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 10. timme.
In Ériu 25 (1974), p. 282.
Suggests < *tepsmiā (with root *teps- in zero-grade).
3336.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 11. anbal.
In Ériu 25 (1974), pp. 282–283.
On the variation anbal/ainfial and stem-initial f- after the privative particle an-.
3338.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 12. Copula of possession.
In Ériu 25 (1974), p. 284.
ad Rolf Baumgarten in Ériu 23.235 ff.; tentatively adds a further example of the possesive cop. + inf. pron. construction (iss-um X, etc).
3337.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 13. dlŭth.
In Ériu 25 (1974), p. 284.
ad M. A. O’Brien, in Celtica 3 (1956), pp. 177-178 (BILL III: 1825). On the analogical shortening of ú in dlúth.
3207.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [2.] On *org-nV-.
In BBCS 25/4 (May 1974), pp. 388–391.
On the etym. of OIr. áer.
3208.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [4.] eirioes.
In BBCS 25/4 (May 1974), p. 392.
On the etym. of OIr. ires(s).
2899.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia etymologica: 1. Welsh ffriw, ewin, tafod and labio-velars.
In ÉtC 14 (1974–1975), pp. 461–466.
OIr. tengae, ingen, lugu, daig, snigid.
2900.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia etymologica: 2. Old Welsh cantl and Indo-European *k̂om.
In ÉtC 14 (1974–1975), pp. 467–472.
OIr. con, cét-.
2901.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia etymologica: 3. *dieu- ‘day’ in Celtic.
In ÉtC 14 (1974–1975), pp. 472–477.
OIr. dia.
764.
Hamp (Eric P.): Old Irish ed, id.
In ZCP 34 (1975), pp. 20–29.
Discusses the etym. of (I) OIr. ed ‘space, distance, interval, etc.' and related ined (later inad) ‘place, spot, position, etc.', and id ‘withe, fetter, etc.', all from basic PIE root *ped- ‘foot’; and argues against C. Marstrander (in BILL: 1471) that achad and machad are compounds of an s-stem with a second element *-edo- from the above-mentioned PIE root.

Revised by the author in ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 74-75.
10008.
Hamp (Eric P.): *dhugHtēr in Irish.
In MSS 33 (1975), pp. 39–40.
10009.
Hamp (Eric P.): IE *gwreHauon-.
In MSS 33 (1975), pp. 41–43.
3213.
Hamp (Eric P.): Indo-European *āu̯ before consonant in British and Indo-European ‘sun’.
In BBCS 26/2 (May 1975), pp. 97–102.
Discussion of Celtic evidence includes OIr. súil (< *suHali-).
3214.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [1.] Welsh dichlyn.
In BBCS 26/2 (May 1975), p. 138.
and OIr. teclimm.
3215.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [4.] Welsh anant, OIr. anair.
In BBCS 26/2 (May 1975), p. 139.
ad LEIA A-73.
3217.
Ford (Patrick K.), Hamp (Eric P.): Welsh asswynaw and Celtic legal idiom.
In BBCS 26/2 (May 1975), pp. 147–160.
Pt.I: Discusses Welsh and Irish idioms for legally bound protection; Pt. II: Etymological discussion (particularly on Ir. aithlech, saigid, snáidid, naidm).
673.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. Syntactic comparisons: (a) airci(u)bargibercib.
In Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 168–169.
ad J. Carney, in Ériu 18 (1958), pp. 1-43 (BILL 5527). Discusses forms of the 2 pl. ipv.
3462.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. Syntactic comparisons: (b) sraithi, sraithius.
In Ériu 26 (1975), p. 169.
ad C. Watkins, in Ériu 18 (1958), pp. 92-93 (BILL 3261).
3463.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. Syntactic comparisons: (c) Welsh erbyn.
In Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 169–170.
is compared to Ir. ar chiunn, ar chenn.
3461.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. do-s ·n-áirthet, tárachtain.
In Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 170–171.
3460.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 3. *sekw- ‘pronounce, speak’.
In Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 171–174.
(a) *fo ·aisci, do ·fāisce: ad J. Carney's discussion of fásc ‘announcement’ and tásc ‘tidings received’, in Ériu 18 (1958), p. 34 (cf. BILL III: 5527); (b) tinchosc, tecosc: more on derivatives of sechid, including écosc; (c) sich ‘said’: ad J. Carney, ibid., p. 14 §13c, read sích.
3459.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 4. Femen.
In Ériu 26 (1975), p. 174.
Speculates that it may be cognate to W gwyfen ‘moth’.
3458.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 5. Irish óthath, tinaid.
In Ériu 26 (1975), p. 174.
9020.
Hamp (Eric P.): Further on buckra blarney.
In AS 50/3-4 (Autumn/Winter 1975), p. 325.
ad J. Sledd, in American speech 48 (1973), pp. 144-146.
676.
Hamp (Eric P.): On some Gaulish names in -ant and Celtic verbal nouns.
In Ériu 27 (1976), pp. 1–20.
1. ientu- ⁓ iantu-; 2. namanto-: its distribution; 3. carant-, carat-; 4. caro-; 5. namant-: its morphology; 6. ad-namat-: its morphology; 7. OIr. serc [śerk]; 8. nantu-, nanti-; 9. Sego- and u̯al-; 10. The stem i(e)ntu-; 11. Conclusion; [12.] Appendix [on some Latin parallels].
10232.
Hamp (Eric P.): On the Celtic names of Ig.
In ANph 9 (1976), pp. 3–8.
1815.
Hamp (Eric P.): Barnu brawd.
In Celtica 11 (1976), pp. 68–75.
Discusses semantically differentiated set of reflexes for PIE *med- ‘announce, pronounce’ (cf. OIr. midithur ‘judge’); also PIE root *bherH- ‘dicere, medd', which yielded OIr. as-beir ‘says’, and the phrase *brneHti brHtun ‘pronounce a pronouncement’ > ‘judge (a judgement)', which gave in Irish berid breith and Welsh barnu brawd.
14932.
Hamp (Eric P.): *gweiHo- ‘live’.
In Palmer studies (1976), pp. 87–91.
Also on the Celtic reflexes, including Irish.
11184.
Hamp (Eric P.): Indo-Celtica.
In LP 20 (1977), pp. 9–11.
On Celtic *duro-.
8062.
Hamp (Eric P.): Miscellanea Celtica: [1.] tân.
In StC 12–13 (1977–1978), p. 14.
OIr. tene, ten.
692.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. imb ·said-, impuide.
In Ériu 28 (1977), p. 145.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 24 (1973), p. 175-177 [Varia I: 8. Some compounds of téit: 6. imb·said- v. n. impuide ‘besiege’].
3468.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. *Haéndhi and *Hambhí.
In Ériu 28 (1977), p. 145.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 163-167 [Varia I: 2. Notes on some Indo-European preverbs]. Argues that OIr. and- and imb- are respectively the old locative and instrumental of a PIE root noun *Haen- ‘top’.
3467.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 3. *Heńdhi and *Heembhi.
In Ériu 28 (1977), pp. 145–146.
Discusses the irregular PIE ablaut patterns underlying OIr. ind and W ym.
3466.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 4. Two Celtic reflexes of *i̯em-.
In Ériu 28 (1977), pp. 146–147.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 172-74. On do ·em, dítiu, and compounds of -em.
10254.
Hamp (Eric P.): The semantics of poetry in early Celtic.
In CLS 13 (1977), pp. 147–151.
10257.
Hamp (Eric P.): The semantics of poetry in early Celtic.
In CLS 13 (1977), pp. 147–151.
10258.
Hamp (Eric P.): The semantics of poetry in early Celtic.
In CLS 13 (1977), pp. 147–151.
3465.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 5. fairsing.
In Ériu 28 (1977), p. 148.
Argues that it is an intensive in for of an o-grade adjective *eks-ongi-.
10753.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 1 Welsh adeg.
In HS 91 (1977), p. 240.
OIr. athach.
3508.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 3. Latin gnāuos ‘active, busy’.
In HS 91 (1977), pp. 240–241.
10754.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 4 Latin mortuus.
In HS 91 (1977), p. 241.
OIr. marb.
3509.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 6. Irish és ‘footprint’.
In HS 91 (1977), pp. 243–244.
Related to Lat. pandō.
3510.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 7. Old Irish maraid ‘remains’: Latin mora.
In HS 91 (1977), pp. 244–245.
2590.
Hamp (Eric P.): Celtic *dām- and vṛddhi and δᾶμος.
In ZCP 36 (1978), pp. 5–12.
Derives OIr. dám from PIE *dom-u-s, arguing that the long vocalism has been transferred from the strong cases of a hypothetical CC root-noun from PIE *dom- and therefore excluding the possibility of vṛddhi derivation. Cf. E. Campanile, in BBCS 26/3 (1975), pp. 305-306.
10011.
Hamp (Eric P.): *leudh- ‘obstruct’.
In MSS 37 (1978), pp. 65–68.
OIr. lod (DIL L-181.40).
711.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. Conjoining os.
In Ériu 29 (1978), pp. 149–154.
ad M. A. O’Brien, in ZCP 14 (1923), pp. 311-315 (Best2 691).
3252.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. Gwion and Fer Fí.
In Ériu 29 (1978), pp. 152–153.
Argues that the mythological names W Gwion and Ir. derive from same root as OIr. ‘venom, poison’; furthermore, Fer Hí (LL 27b5), rather than representing ‘stem, tree’ as suggested in DIL E 145.19 (s.v. 3 ), represents the generalisation of lenited Fhí.
3251.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 3. iomna and udhacht.
In Ériu 29 (1978), pp. 153–154.
ad A. Ward, in Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 183-185.
10751.
Hamp (Eric P.): Indo-European *gwen-Ha.
In HS 93 (1979), pp. 1–7.
3575.
Hamp (Eric P.): imbolc, óimelc.
In StC 14–15 (1979–1980), pp. 106–113.
2603.
Hamp (Eric P.): The north European word for ‘apple’.
In ZCP 37 (1979), pp. 158–166.
Argues that OIr. ubull derives ultimately from Pre-Celtic *oblu (comparable to Balto-Slavic *ā̆blu), and argues that this belongs to a group of substratum words where original *a has given *o in Celtic.
3211.
Hamp (Eric P.): Celtica Indogermanica: 3. *Haap-(Xon-) ‘river’.
In ZCP 37 (1979), pp. 169–170.
Comments on the Indo-European background of OIr. ab.
2604.
Hamp (Eric P.): Celtica Indogermanica: 4. On Albanian te.
In ZCP 37 (1979), pp. 170–173.
Argues against the association of Alb. te with OIr. (and Celt.) to-.
3268.
Hamp (Eric P.): Notulae etymologicae Cymricae.
In BBCS 28/2 (May 1979), pp. 214–215.
Concerns also the following OIr. words: fem(m)ain, find, Fann, gigrann, ferann, feis, feo.
10033.
Hamp (Eric P.): On syllabic reduction and syntax.
In Fs. Szemerényi 1 (1979), pp. 343–350.
3272.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [3.] Welsh nyf ≠ OIr. snigid.
In BBCS 28/3 (Nov. 1979), p. 402.
2939.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 1. IE *sek- ‘to lose healthy moisture’.
In ÉtC 17 (1980), p. 165.
OIr. socht.
2940.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 2. The dative singular of *ā-stems.
In ÉtC 17 (1980), pp. 165–166.
743.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VI. álad ‘wound’.
In Ériu 31 (1980), p. 172.
ad E. P. Hamp, ‘Intensives in British Celtic and Gaulish: intensive ad- in Welsh’, StC 12-13 (1977-78), p. 6.
9010.
Hamp (Eric P.): Oscan notes: 1. Oscan dat ‘dē', Old Irish dĕ-.
In AJPh 101/2 (Summer 1980), pp. 190–191.
10017.
Hamp (Eric P.): Indo-European *(He)op-.
In MSS 40 (1981), pp. 39–60.
ad IEW 323-325. Includes a discussion of the Irish forms listed therein (íarn, íad-, oíbell etc.) and adds Ir. abra to the comparison.
784.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 1. OIr. in ·fét, Welsh dywedwyt.
In Ériu 32 (1981), pp. 158–159.
4180.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. és ‘footprint’.
In Ériu 32 (1981), p. 159.
ad Eric P. Hamp, HS 91 (1977), 244.
4181.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 3. acusocuis.
In Ériu 32 (1981), pp. 159–161.
Argues it derives from a PIE idiom *adĝ(h)osti- ‘that which is at/to hand’, which has a semantic parallel in Lat. praestō < *prae-hest-ōd (cf. PIE *ĝ(h)es- ‘hand’).
4182.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 4. geis.
In Ériu 32 (1981), pp. 161–162.
10720.
Hamp (Eric P.): IE *u̯res- ‘moisten’ and its traces in Celtic.
In IF 86 (1981), pp. 191–193.
ad C. Watkins, in Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 80-89; on OIr. frass, etc.
3477.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [1.] amygaf, amwyn.
In BBCS 30/1-2 (Nov. 1982), pp. 39–41.
Discusses the historical morphology of OIr. fichid.
10019.
Hamp (Eric P.): (Western) Indo-European *sel- ‘move’.
In MSS 41 (1982), pp. 49–59.
OIr. sel- and derivatives (LEIA S-78).
1608.
Hamp (Eric P.): Lloegr: the Welsh name for England.
In CMCS 4 (Winter 1982), pp. 83–85.
On the etymology of W Lloegr; some discussion of OIr. i-lle(i) ‘hither’.
2624.
Hamp (Eric P.): Old Irish bïáil ‘axe’.
In ZCP 39 (1982), pp. 86–87.
Argues that OIr. bïáil, gen. bélo result from the analogical extension of the more common alternation ïa : i to the aberrant paradigm bḯail, gen. *bílo resulting from the here postulated CC pre-form *bı̄salis based on PIE (zero grade) *bhiha-.
10755.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences II: 8. gweru.
In HS 96 (1982–1983), p. 95.
OIr. bi(u)r.
10756.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences II: 12. Latin obscūrus.
In HS 96 (1982–1983), pp. 98–99.
10757.
Hamp (Eric P.): Some Italic and Celtic correspondences II: 13. Collective numerals and derivatives.
In HS 96 (1982–1983), pp. 99–100.
10722.
Berman (Howard), Hamp (Eric P.): Old Irish allas, Hittite allaniya-.
In IF 87 (1982), pp. 124–126.
2970.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 7. Lexical renewal of ancient semantics.
In ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 137–138.
ad C. Watkins, in Ériu 29 (1978), pp. 155-165. On the metaphorical value of OIr. clí.
2971.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 9. Breton riou, OIr. reód.
In ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 140–141.
2972.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 10. Irish síd ‘tumulus’ and Irish síd ‘peace’.
In ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 141–142.
2973.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 11. OIr. seir, Welsh ffer, Ir. sírid; OIr. seirig.
In ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 141–142.
2974.
Hamp (Eric P.): *-og- in British Celtic and notes on bro.
In ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 143–149.
II. Welsh troed, Breton troad, OIr. droch: Suggests that OIr. droch and traig are two different agent nouns derived from the PIE root *dhregh- ‘run’.
805.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VII. 1. Fer Diad.
In Ériu 33 (1982), p. 178.
‘Man / warrior of the pair’: diad related to dïas ‘two persons’. Also suggests i ndiaid may represent ‘in (its) pairing’ rather than ‘in(to) (its) end’ (cf. i ndiad).
864.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VII. 2. The collective numerals.
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 178–180.
865.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VII. 3. The transparency of *Heen(+ i).
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 180–181.
*Heen ‘therein, thereat’: iN ‘in which’ without surface relative, and its relation to anticipatory use of and / ann in sentences beginning is and / ann.
866.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VII. 4. On post-syncope adjustment of quality.
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 181–182.
ad D. Greene, in Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 232-234. Discusses relevance of Lugthiach and Cassial.
Greene (D.) (ref.)
867.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VII. 5. The neuter plural in -a.
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 182–183.
On the failure of lenition following neuter pl. -a.
2628.
Hamp (Eric P.): The Indo-European roots *bher- in the light of Celtic and Albanian.
In ZCP 39 (1982), pp. 205–218.
Discusses berid, ad-opair, fúabair and related forms.
2629.
Hamp (Eric P.): Ad ZCP 37, 170-73.
In ZCP 39 (1982), p. 219.
ad E. P. Hamp, Celtica Indogermanica [4. On Albanian te], in ZCP 37 (1979), pp. 170-173.
2630.
Hamp (Eric P.): Productive to·.
In ZCP 39 (1982), p. 219.
8298.
Hamp (Eric P.): Glōria.
In AJPh 103/4 (Winter 1982), pp. 447–448.
Etym. of OIr. glór ‘voice’.
345.
Hamp (Eric P.): Imbúarach, imbárach.
In Celtica 15 (1983), pp. 53–54.
Cf. A. Ahlqvist, in Celtica 12, pp. 108-112.
3006.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 12. OIr. talam, tarathar.
In ÉtC 20 (1983), p. 90.
10724.
Hamp (Eric P.): Olr. ucht, γένος.
In IF 88 (1983), p. 92.
3602.
Hamp (Eric P.): Miscellanea Celtica: [1.] Welsh gŵydd ‘wild’ and IE guṇa.
In StC 18–19 (1983–1984), pp. 128–132.
Addendum ibid., in p. 134.
3601.
Hamp (Eric P.): Miscellanea Celtica: [3.] On Binchy and others on Begin’s Rule.
In StC 18–19 (1983–1984), pp. 133–134.
ad D. A. Binchy, in StC 14–15 (1979–1980), pp. 34–53.
820.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. OIr. slicht.
In Ériu 34 (1983), p. 188.
3483.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [8.] Notes to Armes Prydein: 4. Scottish Gaelic Cailleann.
In BBCS 30/3-4 (Nov. 1983), pp. 290–291.
3024.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 17. Celtic *truks-.
In ÉtC 21 (1984), pp. 137–138.
OIr. tromm, trén.
3026.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 18. mech deyrn.
In ÉtC 21 (1984), p. 139.
Adds Welsh cognate to the etymology of OIr. mass, etc. (cf. LEIA, M-22).
3025.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 19: Notes on Early Irish suffixed pronouns.
In ÉtC 21 (1984), pp. 139–140.
837.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 1. líaig ‘physician’.
In Ériu 35 (1984), p. 200.
líaig originally disyllabic.
880.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 2. líach ‘ladle, spoon’.
In Ériu 35 (1984), p. 200.
Earlier líag. Cf. E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 24 (1973), pp. 171-172 [Varia I: 5. On voicing in Old Irish final spirants].
881.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 3. ad coll, coillid.
In Ériu 35 (1984), pp. 200–201.
ad D. Greene, in ZCP 37 (1979), pp. 5-9.
Greene (D.) (ref.)
882.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 4. forrumai ‘betakes oneself, se confert’.
In Ériu 35 (1984), p. 201.
883.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 5. Irish forú fora ‘eyelash’.
In Ériu 35 (1984), pp. 201–202.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 216-217 (BILL 1717). Argues that OIr. forbrú has lenited bh by analogy with abhra, fabhra ‘eyelash, eyelid, (eye)brow’.
2644.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 1. Irish fert, fertae.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 275–276.
2645.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 2. Irish serb = Welsh herw.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 276–277.
ad C. Watkins, in Ériu 27 (1976), pp. 116-122.
2646.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 3. Spanish álamo.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 277–279.
Compares Sp. álamo ‘poplar’ (<*almo-) to OIr. ailm ‘pine tree’.
852.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 1. OIr. tend, W. tynn.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 181.
4163.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 2. OIr. .i. brat.
In Ériu 36 (1985), pp. 181–182.
4166.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 3. socair.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 182.
4167.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 4. soirb.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 182.
4168.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 5. sreb, srib.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 182.
4169.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 6. slige ‘road’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), pp. 182–183.
4172.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 10. soss ‘cessation’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 183.
4173.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 11. OIr. úam f. ‘cave’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 183.
890.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 7. se(i)che ‘skin’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 183.
4170.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 8. sech- ‘cut’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 183.
On the functions of M. Dillon’s ‘empty’ to- in tescaid.
4171.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 9. OIr. sliss = W. ystlys.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 183.
4164.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 12. tlí ‘protection’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 184.
4165.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. 13. segda ‘fortunate’.
In Ériu 36 (1985), p. 184.
3034.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 20. OIr. tánaise, imthánud, ‘alternation’.
In ÉtC 22 (1985), p. 199.
3035.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 21. Irish cumm(a)e ‘like, equal’.
In ÉtC 22 (1985), pp. 199–200.
3041.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 25. Notes on word formation: 2. Irish brecc, Welsh brych.
In ÉtC 23 (1986), pp. 47–51.
Derives OIr. mrecht (later brecht) from a PIE participial *-ko- formation, against H. Lewis and H. Pedersen, CCCG, p. 53.
3042.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 25. Notes on word formation: 3. Irish gu(s) ‘to choose’.
In ÉtC 23 (1986), pp. 48–49.
Comments on the nominal formations from this verbal stem.
3043.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 25. Notes on word formation: 4. orc in Irish.
In ÉtC 23 (1986), pp. 49–50.
On the homonyms of orc and erc.
4273.
Hamp (Eric P.): Scottish Gaelic morair.
In SGS 14/2 (1986), pp. 138–141.
ad K. H. Jackson, The Gaelic notes in the Book of Deer, 1972, pp. 102-109. Further to the phonetic and lexico-syntactic aspects of the derivation of ScG morair from Pictish *mōr+maer.
903.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. turgaire ‘act of inciting’.
In Ériu 37 (1986), p. 183.
4189.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. taurráin ‘act of driving across’.
In Ériu 37 (1986), p. 183.
4190.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 3. turchlos.
In Ériu 37 (1986), p. 183.
4191.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 4. súas, sís, sadess, fades etc.
In Ériu 37 (1986), pp. 183–184.
Part 4: ad M. A. O’Brien, in Ériu 12 (1938), p. 236.
2656.
Hamp (Eric P.): Early Irish gert (ā) f.
In ZCP 41 (1986), p. 256.
ad IEW, 446. Dissociates OIr. gert from Skt. ghṛtám ‘cream, (melted) butter’.
3617.
Hamp (Eric P.): Morphological interpretations: 1. Sabrina.
In StC 22–23 (1987–1988), p. 7.
3502.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [2.] *krei- ‘sift’ and *kwreiHa- ‘buy’ and nominalization in Celtic.
In BBCS 34 (1987), pp. 112–116.
3054.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 26. Early Irish abacc.
In ÉtC 24 (1987), p. 185.
ad LEIA A-5.
3055.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 27. Celtic *reg- and *reig-.
In ÉtC 24 (1987), pp. 185–186.
Corrects the headword “2 reg-'' in LEIA R-15 to reig-.
3056.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 28. Terms for ‘torch’ and stems for ‘kindle’: 1. OIr. a(i)thinne and atúd.
In ÉtC 24 (1987), p. 186.
1042.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. The athematic s-subjunctive.
In Ériu 38 (1987), p. 201.
-.
4279.
Hamp (Eric P.): On the representation of Scottish Gaelic dialect phonetics.
In SGS 15 (1988), pp. 6–19.
3506.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [8.] Ad ansam.
In BBCS 35 (1988), pp. 54–55.
Further to E. P. Hamp, Some Italic and Celtic correspondences: 6. Irish és ‘footprint’, in HS 91 (1977), pp. 243-244.
3505.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [10.] OIr. áer, Slavic *jǐgra.
In BBCS 35 (1988), p. 55.
ad V. E. Orel, OIr. áer, in BBCS 32 (1985), pp. 164-166.
10788.
Hamp (Eric P.): Refining Indo-European lexical entries: 3. *Heelt- ‘one of a pair’.
In HS 101 (1988), pp. 79–80.
OIr. leth, leithe.
3071.
Hamp (Eric): Varia: 32. Old Irish omnae ‘trunk’.
In ÉtC 25 (1988), p. 125.
3072.
Hamp (Eric): Varia: 33. Irish daire ‘grove’.
In ÉtC 25 (1988), pp. 125–127.
3073.
Hamp (Eric): Varia: 35. On OIr. bronnaid.
In ÉtC 25 (1988), pp. 128–130.
ad E. Campanile, in ÉtC 19 (1982), pp. 151–154.
4287.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [1.] Loch, river Awe.
In SGS 15 (1988), p. 150.
Argues that the place name Loch Obha contains an old genitive preserving the vocalism of nominative aub, oub.
4288.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [2.] Nevis.
In SGS 15 (1988), pp. 150–151.
Suggests a reconstruction *nemes-to- ‘heavenly’ for Neimheas.
4289.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [3.] On dissmilation of phonetic features.
In SGS 15 (1988), p. 151.
bliain in the Gaelic of Muasdale, Kintyre.
4290.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [4.] ri(u)th.
In SGS 15 (1988), pp. 151–152.
in Leurbost Gaelic.
1055.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 1. On weak primary deponents.
In Ériu 39 (1988), p. 189.
On the transfer of deponents to the weak i-class.
1054.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 2. gein n. ‘birth’ and n-stems.
In Ériu 39 (1988), pp. 189–190.
On the conservation of the instrumental ending *-mi in this noun type.
4247.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 3. baid ‘stultus’.
In Ériu 39 (1988), p. 191.
ad Wb. (prima manus) 12d35. Suggests that the last segment of báeth ‘foolish’ has been reinterpreted as the agentive suffix -id.
4248.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 4. óinmhid, ónna, amaid, amadán again.
In Ériu 39 (1988), pp. 191–192.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 149-152.
4249.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 5. éagm(h)ais, iongnais.
In Ériu 39 (1988), p. 192.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13/2 (1942), pp. 188-190.
1056.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 6. credne.
In Ériu 39 (1988), pp. 192–193.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 159-160 (BILL 1691).
4250.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 7. Irish casacht.
In Ériu 39 (1988), pp. 193–194.
ad E. P. Hamp, PIE *kweHas- ‘cough’, in В чест на академик Владимир Георгиев: Езиковедски проучвания (V čest na akademik Vladimir Georgiev: ezikovedski proučvanija) [(In Bulgarian:) Linguistic studies in honour of Vladimir Georgiev.] (Sofia, 1980), pp. 130-134.
4251.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. 8. feam.
In Ériu 39 (1988), p. 194.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13/2 (1942), pp. 162-163. Also on its relation to feamain ‘sea-weed’.
3078.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 37. OIr. fén, fénae.
In ÉtC 26 (1989), p. 63.
3512.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [2.] Voltino to-.
In BBCS 36 (1989), pp. 107–108.
3513.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [4.] Welsh elfydd, elfydden, Scottish Gaelic Alba.
In BBCS 36 (1989), pp. 109–110.
3033.
Hamp (Eric P.): The Laud Herbal Glossary and English-Celtic contacts.
In CMCS 18 (Winter 1989), pp. 113–116.
Identifies entry 1315 sion as Irish and suggests a derivation from CC *spii̯on-.
1069.
Hamp (Eric P.): Traces of participial *do in Celtic.
In Ériu 40 (1989), pp. 113–117.
1076.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. bolg ‘gap’.
In Ériu 40 (1989), p. 181.
vs. T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 163-166. Argues that bolg ‘gap’ derives from *bolcc [-k] and concludes that blog and belach are not related.
4255.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. Middle Irish eirín.
In Ériu 40 (1989), p. 181.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13/2 (1942), pp. 148-149.
2702.
Hamp (Eric P.): North European pigs and phonology.
In ZCP 43 (1989), pp. 192–193.
Comments on the historical morphology of OIr. mucc, banb, torc.
2701.
Hamp (Eric P.): Celtic *orko-, *erko-, IE *porḱo-.
In ZCP 43 (1989), pp. 194–195.
Argues that OIr. orc (DIL: 1 ‘young pig’, 2 ‘salmon’, 3 ‘egg’) was originally a descriptive appellative (< PIE *perḱ- ‘be speckled, variegated, coloured’) referring to their pink colour or their visible spots.
2700.
Hamp (Eric P.): On some Celtic bird terms: 3. Ir. éan.
In ZCP 43 (1989), pp. 196–198.
ad W. B. Lockwood, Wortkundliche parerga [7. Ir. éan], in ZCP 38 (1981), p. 185.
5031.
Hamp (Eric P.): A few St. Kilda toponyms and forms.
In Nomina 14 (1990), pp. 73–76.
in St. Kilda Gaelic, with phonetic transcription.
1096.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. Old Irish tris(s).
In Ériu 41 (1990), p. 137.
482.
Hamp (Eric P.): Two etymologies.
In Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 173–177.
1. áu ‘away’ [On adverbs deriving from (conjugated) prepositions]; 2. `(any)thing’.
3088.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 45. Ir. díth.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), p. 183.
ad D. Greene, in ZCP 34 (1975), p. 48. Proposes a derivation from *dē-(p)et-o-m (root *pet- ‘fall’).
3089.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 46. Ir. feidm.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), p. 183.
< *u̯edh-mn ‘binding’.
3090.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 47. OIr. ‘threshold’.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 183–184.
Proposes that it belongs to a homogeneous set of Proto-Indo-European terms referring to house construction. Cf. C. Watkins, in Ériu 28 (1978), pp. 155-160.
3091.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 48. Celtic reflexes of IE *tplˀ- ‘defend’.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 184–186.
3092.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 49. The morphology of Celtic *-sk- adjectives: 1. Old Irish tailc.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 186–187.
3093.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 49. The morphology of Celtic *-sk- adjectives: 2. Irish balc, Welsh balch.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), p. 187.
3094.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 49. The morphology of Celtic *-sk- adjectives: 3. Old Irish ball.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 187–188.
AG.
3095.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 49. The morphology of Celtic *-sk- adjectives: 4. Irish basc.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), p. 188.
3096.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 49. The morphology of Celtic *-sk- adjectives: 5. The root *bhelǵh- in Celtic.
In ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 188–189.
OIr. balc, bolg.
4298.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 1. Epenthesis at syllable border.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 191.
4299.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 2. On claims of Pre-Celtic place-names.
In SGS 16 (1990), pp. 191–192.
4300.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 3. Duibhe.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 193.
4301.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 4. Celtic river names in *-n-.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 193.
Breamhainn, Carrann, Abhainn Chonainn, Calann.
4302.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 5. máiríon ‘queen’.
In SGS 16 (1990), pp. 193–194.
4303.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 6. casachtach.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 194.
4304.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 7. an- ‘very’.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 194.
4305.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 8. éibheall.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 194.
4306.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 9. cnàimh-fhitheach ‘crow’.
In SGS 16 (1990), p. 194.
10869.
Hamp (Eric P.): The Pre-Indo-European language of Northern (Central) Europe.
In When worlds collide (1990), pp. 291–309.
2580.
Matonis (A. T. E.) (ed.), Melia (Daniel F.) (ed.): Celtic language, Celtic culture: a festschrift for Eric P. Hamp / edited by A. T. E. Matonis and Daniel F. Melia.
Van Nuys, CA: Ford and Bailie, 1990. xviii + 415 pp.
With a bibliography of E. P. H. [1951–], pp. 345–415.

Rev. by
D. Simon Evans, in StC 26-27 (1991-1992), pp. 294-295.
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 30 (1994), pp. 306-310.
Ruth P. M. Lehmann, in Diachronica 8/1 (1991), pp. 101-103.
Kim McCone, in CMCS 23 (Summer, 1992), pp. 110-114.
Ruairí Ó hUiginn, in Éigse 27 (1993), pp. 171-177.
Paul Russell, in JCeltL 1 (1992), pp. 155-158.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 45 (1992), pp. 273-277.
Hamp (Eric P.) (hon.)
458.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 1. On abstracts in - from locativals.
In Celtica 22 (1991), pp. 33–34.
4234.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 3. śṛṅkhāṇikā: nasal bases and nasal presents in Celtic.
In Celtica 22 (1991), pp. 39–47.
Updated version of E. P. Hamp, `Śṛṅkhāṇikā', in Philologia Orientalis (Tbilisi) 4 (1976), pp. 43-48.
2706.
Hamp (Eric P.): Bouges, Boug(e)y, Bolg, Blatobulgium.
In ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 67–69.
OIr. bolg ‘bag’ < IE *bhólǵho-s, OIr. Bolg ‘swelling, angry’ < IE *bholǵhó-s; derives all < IE *bhelǵh- ‘swell’.
2707.
Hamp (Eric P.): Ad ZCP 34, 1975, 20 ff.
In ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 74–75.
Revision of E. P. Hamp, Old Irish ed, id, in ZCP 34 (1975), pp. 20-29.
2708.
Hamp (Eric P.): On the paradigm of OIr. .
In ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 76–78.
Discusses the origin of the final -n in the oblique cases of this word, and argues that it spread from Proto-Celtic endingless locative *gden through the stem final of the other cases.
3521.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [5.] Again on ‘starling’, ‘thrush’, and ‘blackbird’.
In BBCS 38 (1991), p. 100.
ad W. B. Lockwood, The Common Celtic terms for ‘starling’ and ‘thrush’, in BBCS 34 (1987), pp. 124-125.
1143.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 1. On some Celtic nasal presents.
In Ériu 42 (1991), pp. 141–142.
ad E. Campanile, in Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 99-103.
Campanile (E.) (ref.)
1144.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 2. tinaid, óthath.
In Ériu 42 (1991), p. 142.
vs. E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 26 (1975), p. 174 [Varia II: 5. Irish óthath, tinaid].
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
1145.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 3. ónfais.
In Ériu 42 (1991), p. 143.
vs. T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 145-146. On onfaise ‘swimming’; suggests ón- derives from *udno- ‘water’.
O’Rahilly (T. F.) (ref.)
1146.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. 4. uisce again.
In Ériu 42 (1991), p. 143.
ad E. P. Hamp, in 21 Ériu (1969), p. 87 [Varia I: 1. uisce] (cf. BILL 2067).
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
1147.
Lindeman (Fredrik Otto): Varia: III. 1. Indo-European *op in Celtic.
In Ériu 42 (1991), pp. 145–146.
vs. E. P. Hamp, Journal of Indo-European Studies 1 (1973), p. 321; concludes that OIr. -op(a)ir does not contain a PIE preverb of the shape *op, and that OIr. -op(a)ir cannot be equated with Lat. offero.
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
10275.
Hamp (Eric P.): Gothic iup, Welsh uchl, Old irish uabar.
In ANph 25 (1992), pp. 9–11.
1944.
Hamp (Eric P.): Two notes.
In Éigse 26 (1992), p. 20.
[1.] OIr. etercert; [2.] formailt, forsmailt.
2717.
Hamp (Eric P.): ‘First’.
In ZCP 45 (1992), pp. 85–86.
Argues that an Indo-European syntactical rule underlies the Old Irish (and also Welsh) omision of the ordinal ‘first’ in complex numeral phrases, for which an Albanian parallel is found, and that in both these languages this deletion is replaced by an new form for ‘first’ based on the cardinal.
2718.
Hamp (Eric P.): Welsh elfydd and albio-.
In ZCP 45 (1992), pp. 87–89.
ad W. Meid, Über Albion, elfydd, Albiorix und andere Indikatoren eines keltischen Weltbildes, in (pp. 435-439) Celtic Linguistics: Ieithyddiaeth Geltaidd: Readings in the Brythonic Languages, ed. by M. Ball, J. Fife, E. Poppe and J. Rowlands (Amsterdam 1990).
1191.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. Goidelic alt and allt.
In Ériu 43 (1992), pp. 207–209.
1. all ‘rock, cliff’; 2. ail ‘rock’; 3. alt ‘joint, etc’; 4. allt ‘height, cliff’; 5. alt and allt contrasted. Also on the contrast between ‘lenited’ l and ‘unlenited’ ll before t in OIr. (vs. GOI, 74).
1192.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: V. 1. OIr. sondon.
In Ériu 43 (1992), p. 211.
son ‘happy’ and antonym don; cf. sona/dona.
1194.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: V. 2. anim, on ‘blemish’.
In Ériu 43 (1992), p. 211.
3119.
Hamp (Eric P.): Gaulish sunartiu.
In ÉtC 29 (1992), pp. 215–221.
Concerns Old Irish derivates of nert: sonairt, sonartae, fornert, fornairt. Includes an appendix on the Celtic reflexes for the Proto-Indo-European syllabic sonants.
3527.
Hamp (Eric P.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [3.] gwaesaf.
In BBCS 40 (1993), p. 119.
Compared to OIr. fóessam.
1236.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 1. On non-compounding with negatives.
In Ériu 44 (1993), p. 177.
On privative of nert, énirt < *é(n)nertˊ with vocalism of simplex; contrast sonairt ‘strong’ (cf. E. P. Hamp, in ÉtC 29 (1992) pp. 215-217).
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
1237.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 2. Morphologic criteria and evidence in Roman British.
In Ériu 44 (1993), pp. 177–180.
1. Duro-; 2. Lavatris; 3. Lindum, linda; 4. Mona; 5. Nabarus; 6. Onna, onnum; 7. Parisi, Πάρισοι; 8. Tagea (Ravenna 10812); 9. Uxacona; 10. On substratum in Roman British.
2725.
Hamp (Eric P.): On North European *ɔ in Celtic.
In ZCP 46 (1994), pp. 11–12.
Argues that European *ɔ > *o before high vowels (nom. muir *mori-, with raising) but > *a before non-high vowels (gen. muir < *maro-).
2726.
Hamp (Eric P.): Tascio-.
In ZCP 46 (1994), p. 13.
ad P. de Bernardo Stempel, Die Sprache altbritannischer Münzelegenden, in ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 36-55. On the etymology of OIr. tadg.
3131.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 1. The morphology of OIr. bés.
In ÉtC 30 (1994), pp. 169–170.
ad A. Bammesberger, in ÉtC 26 (1989), pp. 69–71.
3132.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 3. Irish bóthar, Welsh meidir.
In ÉtC 30 (1994), p. 172.
3133.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: 4. Irish bóchna ‘ocean’, Welsh bugad.
In ÉtC 30 (1994), p. 173.
1270.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: IV. *op(i) in Celtic.
In Ériu 45 (1994), p. 203.
vs. F. O. Lindeman, in Ériu 42 (1991), pp. 145-146.
Lindeman (F. O.) (ref.)
4924.
Hamp (Eric P.): Goídil, Féni, Gŵynedd.
In PHCC 12 (1995), pp. 43–50.
3143.
Hamp (Eric P.): Old Irish arbar n. ‘corn’.
In ÉtC 31 (1995), pp. 89–90.
8061.
Hamp (Eric P.): Cyfraniadau byrion: [2.5] cyfre.
In StC 29 (1995), pp. 299–300.
Compared to OIr. cuimrech.
11281.
Hamp (Eric P.): Clas: lucus a non lucendo.
In Celtic florilegium [O Hehir studies] (1996), pp. 40–42.
OIr. clas, clad.
3152.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia.
In ÉtC 32 (1996), pp. 87–90.
1. sál; 2. sed; 3. slabar; 4. slice; 5. ta-; 6. tadg, tál; 7. tarr, torrach; 8. tinaid; 9. tindabrad, Findabair; 10. úall, úabar, úais; 11. *u̯ernā?, fern.
623.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II.
In Ériu 47 (1996), pp. 209–211.
1. On the Old Irish dative singular in *+mi; 2. ‘Yes’ and ‘no’: (a) taccu; (b) ‘yes’ (DIL s.v. 1 to); 3. Ir. uirghe f.; 4. tene, ten masc. > fem. ‘fire’; 5. teng, ting ‘tongue’; 6. for·érig. Cf. E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 53 (2003), pp. 185-186.
3657.
Hamp (Eric P.): Voteporigis Protictoris.
In StC 30 (1996), p. 293.
ad CIIC 358.
3163.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [2.] Irish lue ‘rudder’.
In ÉtC 33 (1997), pp. 81–82.
1217.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. tál.
In Ériu 48 (1997), p. 265.
13967.
Ó Dochartaigh (Cathair) (ed.): Survey of the Gaelic dialects of Scotland: questionnaire materials collected for the Linguistic Survey of Scotland / edited by Cathair Ó Dochartaigh.
Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1997.
Vol. I: Introductory essays [Eric P. Hamp, ‘Background and European setting’, 3-23; William Gillies, ‘The history of the Survey’, 25-47; Cathair Ó Dochartaigh, ‘The Scottish Gaelic dialect question’, 51-66; id. ‘Survey fieldwork’, 67-79; id. ‘Informants and locations’, 80-102; id. ‘Fair copies and publication’, 103-107; id. ‘Phonetic symbolization’, 108-144]. 1997. xiv + 178 pp.
Vol. II: The phonetic record, items 1–226 (abair-coille).
Vol. III: The phonetic record, items 227–452 (coimheach-gaire).
Vol. IV: The phonetic record, items 453–675 (gairm-òr).
Vol. V: The phonetic record, items 676–895 (pac-ursainn).
Gillies (William), Hamp (Eric P.), Ó Dochartaigh (Cathair)
2578.
Adams (Douglas Q.) (ed.): Festschrift for Eric P. Hamp. Volume I / edited by Douglas Q. Adams.
JIESM, 23. Washington, D.C.: Institute for the Study of Man, 1997. 184 pp.
Rev. by
Susanne Zeilfelder, in Kratylos 47 (2002), pp. 30-37.
Hamp (Eric P.) (hon.)
2579.
Adams (Douglas Q.) (ed.): Festschrift for Eric P. Hamp. Volume II / edited by Douglas Q. Adams.
JIESM, 25. Washington, D.C.: Institute for the Study of Man, 1997. 198 pp.
Rev. by
Susanne Zeilfelder, in Kratylos 47 (2002), pp. 30-37.
Hamp (Eric P.) (hon.)
3171.
Hamp (Eric P.): Ravenna Anas.
In ÉtC 34 (1998–2000), p. 55.
4342.
Hamp (Eric P.): Easter Ross iad-sa.
In SGS 18 (1998), p. 188.
ad Seosamh Watson, in ScoGS 14/2 (1986), pp. 51–93.
5640.
Hamp (Eric P.): Old Irish Credne, cerd, Welsh cerdd.
In Ildánach ildírech [Fs. Mac Cana] (1999), pp. 49–51.
1420.
Lindeman (Fredrik Otto): Varia: VI. On the origin of the Celto-Germanic etymon *nent-.
In Ériu 50 (1999), pp. 183–184.
ad. E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 27 (1976) p. 1-20 [8. nantu-, nanti-]. *nent- ‘be bold, aggressive’, as in OIr. néit ‘combat, battle’, reflects an Indo-European verbal theme.
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
1425.
Hamp (Eric P.): Reading Old Irish writing: making complex mechanisms effortless—Well, somewhat.
In Ériu 51 (2000), pp. 59–62.
1431.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: I. (h)uile.
In Ériu 51 (2000), pp. 181–182.
Reconstructs as neuter plural (collective) in *-.
10050.
Hamp (Eric P.): *pl(Ɂ)ú-, polió-: an exercise in reconstruction.
In MSS 62 (2002), pp. 37–38.
OIr. (h)uile.
3685.
Hamp (Eric P.): Llydan.
In StC 36 (2002), pp. 149–150.
OIr. lethan.
4399.
Hamp (Eric P.): The Dag(h)d(h)ae and his relatives.
In Donum grammaticum (2002), pp. 162–169.
Argues that maith, dag, Dag(dae), Danann (< *Danu), 2 donn ‘princely’, de(i)n are all members of a semantic field ‘good’, and dicusses its etymological connection with a similar semantic system in Italic.
1006.
Hamp (Eric P.): Gaulish ci, -c, Old Irish , Ogam koi.
In Celtica 24 (2003), p. 129.
3180.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: [3.] Vieil-irlandais dattae ‘joli’.
In ÉtC 35 (2003), p. 168.
1168.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VI. 1. Further on Mona.
In Ériu 53 (2003), p. 183.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 44 (1993), p. 179 [Varia III: 2. Morphologic criteria and evidence in Roman British: 4. Mona].
Hamp (E. P.) (ref.)
1169.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VI. 2. On Körner’s use of Pictet.
In Ériu 53 (2003), pp. 183–184.
On F. A. Körner’s (1849) selections from Adolphe Pictet’s De l’affinité des langues celtiques avec le sanscrit (Paris 1837).
Körner (F. A.) (ref.), Pictet (Adolphe) (ref.)
1170.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VI. 3. immainse, immainsi.
In Ériu 53 (2003), p. 185.
1171.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: VI. 4. Addenda.
In Ériu 53 (2003), pp. 185–186.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 47 (1996), p. 209-211, and 48 (1997), p. 265.
2536.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. On Carnian Celtic en for *.
In Ériu 54 (2004), pp. 257–258.
ad E. P. Hamp, in Ériu 53 (2003), p. 185 [Varia VI: 3. immainse, immainsi], and Ériu 42 (1991), p. 143 [Varia II: 4. uisce again].
3793.
Hamp (Eric P.): Archaisms in Old Irish noun inflection.
In Celtica 25 (2007), pp. 61–64.
Searches for traces of old case forms (specially instrumental, locative) in the Old Irish nominal inflection.
3794.
Hamp (Eric P.): Does morphological reconstruction really exist?
In Celtica 25 (2007), pp. 65–87.
Exposes the set of rules that govern Proto-Indo-European derivational patterns involving the prefix *h1su and the adjectival *-i, which is illustrated especially by examples of the several compounding types occurring with OIr. so-. In addition argues that the Old Irish negative prefix neb-/neph- derives from the petrified result of the prefix concatenation *ne-su- before a vowel.
4602.
Hamp (Eric P.): Morphological principles of MM.
In ZCP 56 (2008), pp. 57–59.
Reply to K. H. Schmidt, in ZCP 45 (1992), pp. 354-356 [Review of Études Celtiques 26 (1989)]. On the reconstruction of OIr. fénae.
4611.
Hamp (Eric P.): Notes on Continental Celtic and Indo-European: 2. Gaulish CVRMI, κόρμα, cervesia, Old Irish cuirm.
In ÉtC 36 (2008), pp. 59–60.
11028.
Hamp (Eric P.): Unexpected forms in Gaelic: piuthar and faca.
In SGS 26 (Summer 2010), pp. 5–6.
9467.
Hamp (Eric P.): Scottish Gàidhlig liquids and nasals.
In Bile ós chrannaibh [Fs. Gillies] (2010), pp. 189–194.
10561.
Belluscio (G.) (ed.), Mendicino (Antonio) (ed.): Scritti in onore di Eric Pratt Hamp: per il suo 90º compleanno / a cura di Giovanni Belluscio e Antonio Mendicino.
Rende: Centro editoriale e librario, Università della Calabria, 2010. xxv + 432 pp.
Hamp (Eric P.) (hon.)
17225.
Hamp (Eric P.): Slavic *mokrъ, Irish ainmech ‘wet, rain’.
In Slavia Centralis 4/1 (2011), pp. 69–71.
Demonstrates the etymological connections among Baltic, Slavic, Albanian, and Celtic for the term ‘wet’, reflected in PIE *mek- ( ∼ *mok-).