SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  ajout
  ajouter
  Aktionsart
  aléatoire
  aléthique
  alexie
  algorithme
  A-libre
  A-lié
  aliénable
  allatif
  allégorie
  allégorique
  alliance de mots
  allitératif

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

linguistic area

[Subentry of area, linguistic]

Fr    aire linguistique

Synonym(s): language area, sprachbund

Related term(s): convergence area

Domain: Dialectology, Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 32; Hock 1986: 494; Lehmann 1992: 137; Matthews 1997: 351; Vachek 1966: 26 (language union)


English word list

up

  linearity
  linearly
  lingo
  lingua franca
  lingual
  linguist
  linguistic
  (linguistic) assimilation
  linguistic geography
  linguistic insecurity
  linguistic knowledge
  linguistic legitimacy
  linguistic market
  linguistic semantics
  (linguistic) sign

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.