About the Book: A Santali Dictionary, Vol.1
Boddings santal Dictionary among several others remaining the most exhaustive,
most elaborate and most acceptable of all lexicons. The entries carry not only
the meaning and usage but also ethnological description. Foreign words, which
have been assimilated into santali, are also included.
About the Author: P.O. Bodding Foreword by K.S. Singh
Rev P.O. Bodding (1868-1936) is the most outstanding of the missionary-scholars
who lived amongst the Santals and studied their language. He belonged to Norway.