Definition of the noun diachrony
What does diachrony mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: diachronies
- the study of linguistic change
- example: the synchrony and diachrony of language
- lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
- synonyms of diachrony: diachronic linguistics / historical linguistics
- more generic word: linguistics = the scientific study of language
- part: sound law = a law describing sound changes in the history of a language
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Fictions and Theories of the Present by Roger Luckhurst, Peter Marks
For Levinas, diachrony is an ethical principle of openness to the other, who can never be assimilated to thought or knowledge. In moving apart from ...
A Dictionary of Stylistics (2014)
by Katie Wales
Diachrony is a historical perspective for studying language, as it changes through time, in sounds, syntax, vocabulary, etc. We can trace the development of English from Old to Middle (eleventh century) to Early Modern (sixteenth century) to ...
Honoring the Stories of Illness by Rita Charon Professor of Clinical Medicine Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
A pivotal distinction was made by the linguists in structuralist times between diachrony and synchrony; roughly speaking, diachrony is the condition of time passing, of being “within” se- quence, while synchrony is an epiphanal eternal state of ...
by David P. Haney
The metaphor of the inscription of the law in consciousness expresses this in a remarkable way, reconciling autonomy and heteronomy It does so in an ambivalence, whose diachrony is the signification itself, an ambivalence which, in the ...
A Clinical Application of W.R. Bion's Theories by Rafael E. Lopez-Corvo
Diachrony refers to changes extending in time, while synchrony relates to events taking place in a limited space-time. 3 "Schizo" (cn|rrii£o) meaning split. 4. In relation to time confusion, Bion uses as paradigmatic the Mad Hatter's tea-party in ...
by Hadumod Bussmann
also diachrony, dia- system) diachronic linguistics [Grk chronos 'time'] Systematic description and elucidation of all linguistic changes through time (internal historical linguistics) with regard to external facts such as political history, cultural ...
by Dieter Wunderlich
diachrony. of. polysynthesis. Johanna. Mattissen. 1. Polysynthesis as a morphological type Within the Sonderforschungsbereich " Theory of the Lexicon" two typological projects were concerned with (a) the distinction of ...
by Joseph Childers, Gary Hentzi
DIACHRONY 79 Deleuze, Gilles, and Mix Guattari. Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia. Trans. Robert Hurley, Mark Seem, and Helen R. Lane. New York: Viking, 1977. — . Kafka: Toward a Minor Literature. Trans. Dana Polan.
by Bernd Heine, Tania Kuteva
diachrony in language structure.
by A. Pablo Iannone
diachrony dialectic and, instead of joy, a feeling of well-being; the fourth involves only equanimity and alertness. In Chinese Buddhism, dhyāna includes all meditation practices - even all preparatory practices for dhyāna in the previously ...
by Michael Payne, Jessica Rae Barbera
habib diachrony See Synchrony/ diachrony ...
Issues and Theories
The mention of causality leads to the issue of the relation between synchrony and diachrony from the standpoint of the semiotics of language. While Saussure closed of inquiry into the causes of linguistic evolution by proclaiming sound ...
by Alex Barber, Robert J Stainton
diachrony; (3) signifier vs. signified (signifiant$signifie ́); and (4) associative vs. syntagmatic relations. (1) opposes the ...
by Kirsten Malmkjaer
diachrony, syntax vs. semantics,lexisvs. grammar,etc. Theclaimofthe arbitrariness ofthe linguisticsignislargely replaced by a searchformotivation of linguisticorganisationby cognitive principles of iconicity, salience and relevance.
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