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The Oxford Guide to the Romance Languages$
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Adam Ledgeway and Martin Maiden

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780199677108

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2016

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677108.001.0001

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Lexical stability and shared lexicon

Lexical stability and shared lexicon

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(p.577) Chapter 32 Lexical stability and shared lexicon
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The Oxford Guide to the Romance Languages
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Steven N. Dworkin

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677108.003.0032

This chapter surveys some of the most important issues in Romance lexical stability and shared lexicon. It covers semantic fields, numerals, kinship terminology; colour terms; body parts; calendar terms; animal names; Latinisms. Specific topics dealt with include: pan-Romance survivals and shared lexicon; nouns in DÉRom list; adjectives in DéRom list; lexical stability, shared lexicon, and semantic fields (numerals, kinship terminology, colour terms, body parts, calendar terms, domestic and wild animals), relic words, Latinisms.

Keywords:   lexical stability, semantic field, kinship terminology, body parts, animal names, Latinisms

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