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Doric dialect

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Definition of the noun doric dialect

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noun

  1. the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Doris

Explanation

  1. Doric dialect: Doric, the popular name for Mid Northern Scots or Northeast Scots, refers to the dialects of Scots spoken in the northeast of Scotland. There is an extensive body of literature, mostly poetry, ballads, and songs.
    • also known as Mid Northern Scots
  2. Doric dialect: The term Doric was used to refer to all dialects of Lowland Scots but during the twentieth century it became increasingly associated with Mid Northern Scots.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

Doric dialect, one of the five dialects, or manners of speaking, which obtained among the Greeks. It was first used by the Lacedemonians, and particularly those of Argos ; thence it palsed in Epirus, Libya, Sicily, the illrmds of Rhodes and Crete .

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1842)

Doric Dialect, one of the five dialects, or forms of speech, which prevailed among the Greeks. It was first used by the Lacedaemonians, and particularly by those of Argos; and thence it passed into Epirus, Libya, Sicily, and the islands of Rhodes ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ancient Greece (2013)

by Nigel Wilson

The language of choral lyric is fundamentally Doric, though generally unlike any single re- gional Doric dialect, mixed with Aeolic and epic.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1823)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved

DORIC Dialect, one of the five dialects, or manners of speaking, which obtained among the Greeks. It w:is first used by the Lacedaemonians, and particularly those of Argos ; thence it passed into Epirn", Libya, Sicily, the islands of Rhodes and ...

Google previewLingua Britannica Reformata: Or, A New English Dictionary ... (1749)

To which is Prefix'd, an Introduction, Containing a Physico-grammatical Essay on the Propriety and Rationale of the English Tongue ... by Benjamin Martin

The Doric dialect delighted much in the letter se; ...

Google previewHarper's Dictionary of Classical Literature and Antiquities (1897)

by Harry Thurston Peck

The Doric dialect was used in Doris, Argos, Lacouia, Messcuia, Crete , Sicily, ...

Google previewThe Imperial Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1901)

A New and Exhaustive Work of Reference to the English Language, Defining Over 250,000 Words, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Pronunciation and Use. Comprising a General Encyclopaedia of Art, Science, Invention and Discovery; a Gazetteer and Atlas of the World; a Compendious Dictionary of Universal Biography, Etc by Robert Hunter

[Doric Dialect.] 2. Any broad, hard dialect: especially ...

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