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signifié

Borrowed from French.

Fr    signifié

nS

Synonym(s): significatum, signified

Antonym(s): acoustic image, sign vehicle, signifiant, significans, signifier, sound image

Related term(s): content1, content plane, referent, sememe, semiosis, sign

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 418
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Dineen 1967: 201-202
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Eggins 1994: 15
EGGINS, Suzanne. (1994) An Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics. London: Pinter Publishers. (FG)


ELL: 5170
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 209
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Martin & Ringham 2006: 185
MARTIN, Bronwen & RINGHAM, Felizitas. (2006) Key Terms in Semiotics. London: Continuum. (SN)


Martinet 1962: 22
MARTINET, André. (1962) A Functional View of Language. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (FM)


Matthews 1997: 340
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nöth 1990: 60, 88
NÖTH, Winfried. (1990) Handbook of Semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.  (SM)


Wales 1989: 420
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


Weinreich 1980: 4 (= signatum, designatum)
WEINREICH, Uriel. (1980) On Semantics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. (SM)


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