Full-text resources of CEJSH and other databases are now available in the new Library of Science.
Visit https://bibliotekanauki.pl


2011 | 13 | 63-81

Article title

Categorization in the Brāhmanas


Title variants

Languages of publication









Physical description


  • Warsaw University


  • Dixon R. 1982. Where Have All the Adjectives Gone? Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • Evans V., Green M. 2006. Cognitive linguistics. An Introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press
  • Feldman J. A. 2006. From Molecule to Metaphor. a Neural Theory of Language. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Mit Press
  • Gonda J. 1955-1956. ‘The Etymologies in the Ancient Indian Brāhmaṇas.’ Lingua 5: 61-83
  • Gonda J. 1983. ‘The Creator and His Spirit.’ Wiener Zeitschrift für die Kunde Süd- und Ostasiens 27, 5-42
  • Gonda J. 1986a. ‘Mind and Moon.’ In: G. Bhattacharya (ed.). Deyadharma: Studies in Memory of Dr. D.C. Sircar, Delhi, India : Sri Satguru Publications, 147-160
  • Gonda J. 1986. Prajāpati’s Rise to Higher Rank. Leiden, E.J. Brill
  • Jurewicz J. forthc. a. ‘Etymologies in the Brāhmaṇas and the R̥ gveda; A Case Study of Fire’s Precedence.’ In: Parpola A., Fujii M., Insler S. (eds.) forthc. Vedic Investigations. Series Papers of the 12th World Sanskrit Conference Held in Helsinki, Finland, 13-18 July, 2003 (gen. eds. A. Parpola and P. Koskikallio), vol. 1
  • Kane P. V. 1941. History of Dharmaśāstra. 5 vols. Poona: Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute
  • Kövecses Z. 2011. Język, umysł, kultura. Praktyczne wprowadzenie. Kraków: Universitas (Language, Mind, Culture: A Practical Introduction. 2006)
  • Lakoff G. 1987. Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things. What Categories Reveal about the Mind. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press
  • Lakoff G. 1993. ‘The contemporary theory of metaphor.’ In: A. Ortony (ed.). Metaphor and Thought. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press Ortony, 202-251
  • Lakoff G., Johnson M. 1980. Metaphors We Live By. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press
  • Lakoff G., Johnson M. 1999. Philosophy in the Flesh. The Embodied Mind and its Challenge to Western Thought. New York: Basic Books
  • Müller M. 1860. A History of Ancient Sanskrit Literature. 2nd ed. London: Williams and Norgate
  • Pandey R. B. 1969. Hindu Saṁskāras. A Socio-religious study of the Hindu Sacraments. 2nd ed. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass
  • Radden G., Kövecses Z. 1999. ‘Towards a theory of metonymy.’ In: Panther K.-U., Radden G. (eds.). Metonymy in Language and Thought. Amsterdam, Philadephia: John Benjamins Publishing Co., 17-59
  • Rosch E. 1973. ‘Natural Categories.’ Cognitive Psychology, 4, 328‑350
  • Rosch E. 1978. ‘Principles of categorization.’ In: E. Rosch, B. B. Lloyd (ed.) Cognition and Categorization. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 27-48
  • Smith B. K. 1989. Reflections on Resemblance, Ritual and Religion. New York: Oxford University Press
  • Smith B. K. 1994. Classifying Universe. The Ancient Varṇa System and the Origin of Caste. New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press
  • Sweetser E. 1990. From Etymology to Pragmatics. Metaphorical and Cultural Aspects of Semantic Structure. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
  • The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa According to the Text of the Mādhyaṁdina School. Translated by Julius Eggeling. Vol. 5, Oxford 1894
  • Wittgenstein L. 1953. Philosophical Investigations. New York: Macmillan
  • Witzel M. 1979. ‘On magical thought of the Veda.’ Inaugural Address, University of Leiden, Leiden: Universitaire Pers
  • Witzel M. 1996. ‘How To Enter the Vedic Mind? Strategies in Translating a Brāhmaṇa Text.’ In: E. Garzilli (ed.). Translating, Translations, Translators From India to the West, Harvard Oriental Series, Opera Minora, vol. 1, Cambridge: Harvard Oriental Series

Document Type

Publication order reference


YADDA identifier

JavaScript is turned off in your web browser. Turn it on to take full advantage of this site, then refresh the page.