Ariel Shisha-Halevy is a professor emeritus of Linguistics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His research focuses on Egyptian and Celtic (macro-)syntax, with typological and general linguistic implications.

Research interests:

  • Celtic grammar, especially syntax
  • Modern and Middle Welsh
  • Modern Irish
  • Egyptian and Coptic grammar
  • Coptic-Greek contrastive grammar
  • Typological-comparative grammar
  • Text linguistics
  • Modern Welsh Narrative Grammar: the main features of Kate Roberts' narrative syntax

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Department of Linguistics
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Jerusalem 91905, Israel