SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  morphotonologie
  mot
  mot à mot
  mot accessoire
  mot de classe fermée
  mot graphique
  mot indexical
  mot onomatopéique
  mot pivot
  mot savant
  mot simple
  mot vide
  mot-clé
  mot-gigogne
  motif

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

lexical word

[Subentry of lexical, word]

Fr    mot lexical

Synonym(s): content word, contentive, full word

Antonym(s): empty word, form word, function word, grammatical word, structure word

Related term(s): lexical meaning, lexical morpheme

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 268; ELL: 5140; Givon 1984: 48; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 51 (= notional word, open-class word, autonomous word); Matthews 1981: 59; Matthews 1997: 207; Richards etal. 1992: 81-82; Trask 1993: 159; Wales 1989: 93 (= plereme)


English word list

up

  lexical interference
  lexical meaning
  lexical module
  lexical morpheme
  lexical redundancy
  lexical redundancy rule
  lexical representation
  lexicalist hypothesis
  lexicalization
  lexicalized
  lexically
  Lexicase grammar
  lexicographer
  lexicography
  lexicologist

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.