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significatum

Fr    signifié

nS

Synonym(s): signifié, signified

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

Related term(s): content1, content plane, referent, sememe, semiosis, sign1

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 210
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


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


Lyons 1977: 95
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Martinet 1964[trans.]: 24
MARTINET, André. (1964 [trans.]) Elements of General Linguistics. Chicago: University of Chicago.  (FM)


Weinreich 1980: 272
WEINREICH, Uriel. (1980) On Semantics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. (SM)


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