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  langue centripète
  langue classique
  langue couchitique
  langue de spécialité
  langue des signes
  langue désinentielle
  langue en voie de disparition
langue fille
  langue finno-ougrienne
  langue germanique
  langue holophrastique
  langue internationale
  langue khoisan
  langue nigéro-congolaise
  langue nilo-saharienne

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English

daughter language

[Subentry of language1]

Fr    langue fille

Related term(s): ancestor language, language family, parent language

Domain: Historical Linguistics

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 176
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


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


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


Matthews 1997: 86
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 51
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


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English word list

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  dark vowel
  dash
  data
  data base
  dative1
  dative2
  dative of advantage
daughter language
  deadjectival
  deafness
  decibel (dB)
  decipher
  decision procedure
  decision-maker
  declaration

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