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  faisceau
  fait manifeste
  fait social
  falsifiabilité
  falsification
  familier
  famille
  fausset
  fausseté
  faute
  faux
  faux-ami
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language family

[Subentry of family, language1]

Fr    famille de langues

Synonym(s): family of languages

Related term(s): affinity, ancestor language, branch2, cognate language, daughter language, parent language, phylum, proto-language, related language, similarity2, sister language, subgroup2, typology

Domain: Historical Linguistics

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 906f.
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Comrie 1981: 10
COMRIE, Bernard. (1981) Language Universals and Linguistic Typology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (TY)


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 10 (family)
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


ELL: 636
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Francis 1983: 48
FRANCIS, W.N. (1983) Dialectology: An Introduction. London: Longman. (DI)


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 83 (= linguistic group)
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Hock 1986: 567
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Lehmann 1992: 7, 120
LEHMANN, Winfred P. (1992) Historical Linguistics, 3rd Edition. London: Routledge. (HL)


Lyons 1971: 21
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Matthews 1997: 126 (family), 199
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 120
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


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  language3
  language4
  language behavior
  language change
  language disorder
  language engineering
  language game1
  language game2
  language learning techniques
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  language state
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