- To produce a Historical Dictionary of the Arabic language.
- To create a comprehensive Corpus of Arabic.
- To derive sub-dictionaries from the Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language.
- To publish lexicographical research and studies.
Monday, September 21, 2015
The First Historical Thesaurus of Arabic is to be produced in Doha
Inspired by HTOED or The Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies is preparing the the first Historical Thesaurus of Arabic. An academic linguistic institution with corporate personality under the authority of the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, which is lead by Azmi Bishara, was established specifically for this purpose. It's Aims, according to their website are:
To learn more about this project, s. here http://www.dohadictionary.org/EN/Pages/default.aspx