SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  multilingue
  multilinguisme
  multiple
  multipropositionnel
  multivocité
  mutabilité
  mutabilité du signe
mutation
  mutuel
  mutuellement
  mythe
  mythographie
  narrataire
  narrateur
  narratif

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

mutation

Fr    mutation

nS

Related term(s): distance assimilation, distant assimilation, incontinguous assimilation, non-contiguous assimilation, vowel harmony

Domain: Indo-European Historical Linguistics, Phonology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 305; ELL: 5147 (= umlaut); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 147 (= vowel gradation); Kroeger 2005: 307-308; Lehmann 1992: 213 (= umlaut); Matthews 1997: 236 (also "soft mutation", "nasal mutation", "spirant mutation"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 101 (initial mutation); Quirk etal. 1985: 298 (mutation plural); Richards etal. 1992: 239; Trask 1996: 230

Sub-entries:


English word list

up

  multiple
  multi-propositional
  multisyllabic
  murmur
  murmuring voice
  mutability
  mutability of the sign
mutation
  mute
  mutual
  mutual exclusion
  mutual knowledge
  mutual manifestness
  mutually
  mutually exclusive dependency

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.