Concept list Leibniz 1768 128

This list is part of the fifteenth desideratum expressed by Leibniz in a letter to Dn. Podesta where he tries to encourage the collection of language resources, and among these, lists of words expressing "things of daily use" (res usitiatiores. The list contains 128 concepts. Unfortunately, we were not yet able to determine, when this list was published first. Our source stems from the first complete edition of Leibniz' opus which was published in 1768 by Louis Dutens.

Id Latin English gloss Concept set