The Angelical Language, Volume II includes notes about each word's definition, history, or usageboth Dee's original marginal notations and new commentary by the author. Also presented are Dee's own phonetic notations, as well as a brand-new pronunciation key designed to make it easier to speak the language.
The Angelical Language is the single most comprehensive text ever written on the subject of the Enochian magical system and language of Elizabethan luminary Dr. John Dee. This two-volume magnum opus demonstrates Aaron Leitch’s familiarity with practical magic as well as his skill as a meticulous researcher. A must-have book.” Chic Cicero and Sandra Tabatha Cicero, Chief Adepts of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn
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About the Author
Aaron Leitch has been a scholar and a spiritual seeker for nearly three decades. He is a member of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, the Gentlemen of Jupiter, and the academic Societas Magica. His writings cover such varied fields as ancient Middle Eastern religion and mythology, Solomonic mysticism, shamanism, Neoplatonism, Hermeticism and alchemy, traditional Wicca and Neopaganism, the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, Thelema, angelology, Qabalah, Enochiana, African Diaspora religions, hexcraft and hoodoo folk traditions, psychology and consciousness expansion, cyberspace and virtual reality, and modern social commentary. He is the author of Secrets of the Magickal Grimoires and The Angelical Language, Volumes I and II . Visit his website at kheph777.tripod.com or his blog at aaronleitch.wordpress.com.
Table of Contents
Contents Introduction to Volume II . . . Chapter 1: Angelical Linguistics . . . Angelical “English Senses” and Fluid Definitions . . . Root Words . . . Compounds . . . Conjugation . . . Affixes . . . Rarities: Pronouns, Prepositions, Adjectives, Articles, Case . . . Phonetic Glosses . . . Early-Modern English and Angelical . . . Early-Modern English Phonetics Chart (for Angelical Pronunciation) . . . Middle English and Angelical . . . General Notes on Angelical Phonology . . . Vowels . . . Consonants . . . Special Cases . . . Chapter 2: The 48 Angelical KeysCross Reference . . . Chapter 3: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the Tongue of Angels . . . How to Use This Lexicon . . . Pronunciation Notes . . . Also and Shared Root . . . Other Notes . . . Compare from Loagaeth . . . Abbreviations Used in This Lexicon . . . Sources for All Words Found in This Lexicon . . . Exclusions from this Lexicon . . . Pronunciation Key (Fully Explained) . . . Angelical Root Words . . . Angelical to English . . . English to Angelical . . . Tips on Translating English into Angelical . . .