Sora

Downloadable files available at David Stampe’s homepage (click here):

Patricia Donegan & David Stampe’s Online Sora Dictionary

Sora: Anonymous, Ltd., Language Hand-book Savara, Calcutta, Tea Districts Labour Association, 1927, iv, 137 pp..

Sora: G. V. Ramamurti, Sora-English Dictionary, Madras, 1938, xxxvi, 318 pp. (repr. Delhi, Mittal, 1983).

Sora: Tabme AnosaijAn (The New Testament in Sora), Bangalore: The Bible Society of India and Ceylon, 1965. 

Anderson, Gregory D.S. & K. David Harrison. 2008. “Sora.”  In: Gregory D.S. Anderson (ed.), The Munda Languages. London / New York. [Routledge Language Family Series]. 299-380.

Biligiri, H.S. 1965. “The Sora verb: a restricted study.” G.B. Milner and Eugénie J.A. Henderson (eds.). Indo-Pacific Linguistic Studies, Part II: Descriptive Linguistics. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company

Biligiri, Hemmige Shriniwasarangachar. 1965. “The Sora Verb: A Restricted Study” Lingua 15:231-50

Elwin, Verrier. 1955. The Religion of an Indian Tribe. Oxford University Press

Mahapatra, B.P. 1964. “A Note on Sora Verb Morphology” Unpublished Mimeo, Puri

Mahapatra, Bijoy & Ranganayaki Mahapatra. 1967. Computer Printout of Sora Vocabulary. (no further data available)

Patel, Paramananda & Sriya Nayak. 1991. Lanjia Saora [Grammar, Texts, Dictionary]. Bhubaneswar: Academy of Tribal Dialects (Government of Orissa, Harijan & Tribal Welfare Department, Tribal Language Study Series, X) (in Oriya)

Pendercast, M.H. 1881. “Short vocabulary of the Savara language” JRAS 13:245-8

Ramamurti, G.V. 1931. A manual of the So:ra (or Savara) language. Madras: Government Press

Ramamurti, G.V. 1938 [Reprint: 1986]. Sora - English dictionary. New Delhi: Mittal

Rao, Ch. Purnachandra & V. Lakshmipathi Sastri. 1989. Village Re-study Monograph on Kalliti (Vizianagaram District). Delhi: Controller of Publications (Census of India, 1981, Series 2 - Andhra Pradesh, Part X-C)

Stampe, D.L. 1963. “On the Sora Noun” Unpublished Mimeo

Stampe, D.L. 1963. Proto-Sora-Parengi Phonology. Unpublished M.A. Thesis. University of Chicago

Stampe, D.L. 1965. “Phonology of the Sora Verb. Unpublished Mimeo

Starosta, Stanley. 1964. “Some observations on Vowel Distribution in Sora. Unpublished Mansucript. Taiwan

Starosta, Stanley. 1967. Sora Syntax. A generative approach to a Munda language.  Unpublished PhD-Dissertation, University of Wisconsin

Starosta, Stanley. 1971. “Derivation and Case in Sora Verbs” Indian Linguistics 23.3:194-206

Starosta, Stanley. 1976. “Case Forms and Case Relations in Sora.” Philip N. Jenner, Laurence C. Thompson, and Stanley Starosta (eds.). Austroasiatic Studies, Two Volumes. Honolulu: University of Hawaii (Oceanic Linguistics, Special Publication, No. 13). Part II: 1069-1107

Starosta, Stanley. 1992. “Sora Combining Forms and Pseudo-Compounding” Mon-Khmer Studies XVIII-XIX: 78-105

Vitebsky, Piers. 1993. Dialogues with the Dead: The Discussion of Mortality among the Sora of Eastern India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Zide, Arlene R.K. 1968. A Comparative Lexicon of Sora-Gorum. University of Chicago. Mimeographed

Zide, Arlene R.K. 1976. “Nominal Combining Forms in Sora and Gorum” Philip N. Jenner, Laurence C. Thompson and Stanley Starosta (ed.). Austroasiatic Studies. Honolulu: University of Hawaii (Oceanic Linguistics Special Publication, No. 13). II: 1259-94

Zide, A.R.K. 1979. A Reconstruction of Sora-Gorum Morpholoy. PhD-Dissertation. University of Chicago